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Pax West 2018: Nexon Showcases MMORPG MapleStory 2, ETA Oct. 2018

MapleStory took up much of my time so many years ago, being a such a surprisingly addicting game that happened to be free-to-play. So it definitely takes me back to see MapleStory 2 having such a lively booth at Pax West 2018. After many years of MapleStory being a strong headliner for Nexon, MapleStory 2 is finally about to hit the states. Advancing past the 2D platformer model that added so much to the game’s...

ID@Xbox Pre-Pax 2018 Open House

ID@Xbox Pre-PAX Game Highlights – #PAXWest2018

It just wouldn’t be PAX West without a visit to the Microsoft Campus for their ID@Xbox Pre-PAX Open House. With more than 50 games being shown to fans ahead of PAX West, it’s always the best place for a sneak peek. From RPGs to platformers, fans were guaranteed to discover an upcoming title that fits their gaming taste. Let’s take a look at nine titles that caught my eye during the ID@Xbox Pre-PAX Open House. Supermarket...

PAX West 2018: Razer to Release New ESports-Ready Keyboard, Headset and Mouse

At Pax West 2018, Razer unveiled not one, not two, but three new gaming pc peripherals aiming to raise the level cap. This set of separately-sold Razer accessories are designed for esports athletes and are coming right around the corner. Let’s dive into the new Razer BlackWidow Elite keyboard, Razer Kraken Tournament Edition headset and Razer Mamba Wireless Mouse. Razer BlackWidow Elite Keyboard The product that’s closest to availability is the Razer BlackWidow Elite, going...

PAX West 2017 Editor's Choice

PAX West 2017: Editor’s Choice Games – Part Two

PAX West is over now but the impression that some games left on us still remain. Today we’ll explore all the games that peeked our interest during PAX. The games aren’t in any specific order since this is a combined list from all the writers covering the show. These are the games that we kept talking about whenever anyone asked “So, what’s your favorite game at PAX?” It was extremely difficult to pick just one!...

PAX West 2017 Editor's Choice

PAX West 2017: Editor’s Choice Games – Part One

PAX West is over now but the impression that some games left on us still remain. Today we’ll explore all the games that peeked our interest during PAX. The games aren’t in any specific order since this is a combined list from all the writers covering the show. These are the games that we kept talking about whenever anyone asked “So, what’s your favorite game at PAX?” It was extremely difficult to pick just one!...

Twitch Extensions: Polling

Twitch Announces New Interactive Features for Twitch Content Creators

Prior to Pax West 2017 kicking off, Twitch hosted an event in Seattle to announce the upcoming launch of Twitch Extensions. They are a new set of tools created by Twitch’s Developer Success team that allows third-party developers to help creators customize their channel pages with interactive experiences. These extensions can be directly integrated with live video on Twitch and will grow the unique relationship between creators and their communities, leading to higher engagement and...

Pax West 2017: Logitech Showcases New LIGHTSPEED Wireless Keyboard and Mouse

LIGHTSPEED is a wireless technology created by Logitech to achieve the same level of gaming input transmission in wireless devices that you’d expect from wired ones. The goal of course is to give you gaming peripherals with no wires and, more importantly, no lag. Previous implementations of LIGHTSPEED can be found in the Logitech G903 and G703 gaming mice. At Pax West, Logitech unveiled the latest product pair to use their lag-free wireless technology. Enter...

Pax West 2017: Razer Showcases New Mouse, Laptop, and Controller

At Pax West 2017, Razer showcased all of the products they announced within the last week and change. The new Razer Basilisk mouse uses customizable and interchangeable components, allowing you to adapt it to your preferred FPS experience. The Razer Blade Pro is now offered with a new configuration allowing for a cheaper price point than the original model. Also, the Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller brings even more customizable options for use on the Xbox...

PAX East 2017: Snake Pass

If you’re in the market for a good ol Pick-Up-and-Play title, then Sumo Digital has a nice casual title for you. Sumo Digital, the studio behind Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed, LittleBigPlanet 3 and the upcoming Crackdown 3, brings you Snake Pass, a retro-style platformer based around the physics of a snake’s movements. Snake Pass brings you a colorful and cartoonish art style reminiscent of the earlier Rare titles like Banjo-Kazooie and Donkey Kong Country....

PAX East 2017: Samsung Quantum Dot Curved Gaming Monitor

amsung had a considerable presence at Pax East 2017. Today, let’s take a peek at their upcoming Quantum Dot Curved Gaming Monitor. First introduced at Gamescom 2016 and IFA 2016 Conferences, the CFG70 curved monitor is designed specifically for professional gamers. It includes an enhanced picture quality as well as player-friendly features while providing an immersive gaming experience. The CFG70 is the first curved gaming monitor to feature Samsung’s quantum dot technology which delivers brilliant colors across a...

PAX East 2017: Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Unveiled

At Pax East 2017, Logitech showcased their most recent product release, designed for the traveling PC gamer. The Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard is a 10-keyless full RGB keyboard with a detachable cable. Designed with a similar silhouette to their G810 Orion Spectrum and G213 RGB keyboards, the Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard uses Logitech’s own Roamer-G key switches, sporting durability of 70 million key presses and an actuation distance of 1.5mm. Let’s...

Pax Unplugged

PAX Unplugged Announced! Tabletop Fans Rejoice!

For most, PAX has become a haven for the indie video game and tabletop game fan. If you’ve ever been to a PAX, you’ll know that the most memorable moments happen after the show floor closes. Those are the occasions where everyone is huddled around hotel lobby tables playing Cards Against Humanity, Munchkin, or any number of other tabletop games that were probably purchased that day on the show floor. And now tabletop fans will have a show devoted...