Category: Pax

Pax South 2015: IndieBox

Pax South 2015: Introducing the IndieBox

In a world where it seems like there is a subscription box for everything, during Pax South we were introduced to the IndieBox. IndieBox is a subscription service that delivers collector’s edition versions of indie games to your door every month. Each IndieBox contains a high-quality indie game, retro-style box art, USB game cartridge, color manual, original soundtrack, and much much more…† Unlike the highly popular Loot Crate which delivers geeky toys and discount codes...

Pax South 2015: Adventures of Pip

Pax South 2015 Indie Game Highlight: Adventures of Pip

As you can tell, Pax South was filled with Indie darlings. Today, let us introduce you to a game we actually loved during Pax Prime but totally dropped the ball on sharing: it’s Adventures of Pip. You play as Pip, an unlikely 1-pixel hero in a 32-bit world. Given the unique ability to absorb the pixels of his defeated enemies, Pip will have to master three different forms to solve devious puzzles, defeat the Skeleton Queen’s evil minions, and rescue...

Pax South 2015: Raising Hell

Pax South 2015 Indie Game Spotlight: Raising Hell

Continuing our tour around the Pax South Expo Hall, we find ourselves playing the devil trying to get out of hell in a game called Raising Hell. Hell is freezing over and you need to get out. You play as Damian. Teleport, slice angels and demons, shoot bazookas, and generally raise hell!† In this flagship game from Mish Mash Machine, we found ourselves another addictive gem. Simply tapping on the screen you control Damian, who can...

Pax South 2015: Texas Twist Poker

Pax South 2015 Indie Game Spotlight: Texas Twist Poker

It was only natural that we found our way to the poker table during Pax South. Texas Twist™ Poker will change the way you typically think about playing poker. It’s not played with chips and cards on a traditional poker table. Instead, Texas Twist Poker is a mobile puzzle game where players try to get the best poker hand while navigating through a cube. While this might sound simple enough, for every move you make there...

Pax South 2015

Pax South 2015: Royal Flush Magazine Instagram Rewind

Pax South invaded San Antonio, Texas this past weekend. Every Pax is a unique opportunity for gaming fans to interact directly with developers, Twitch streamers and even podcasters. Pax South brought on a strong roster of indie games that caught our attention. Today, we are trying something new and sharing our Instagram feed which featured lots of video game related cosplay as well as some things we have seen around the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center during Pax South 2015.

Polk 4 Shot: Xbox One Headset Review

Polk, a company with 40 years of experience in the audio business, showed off their latest in gaming headsets at PAX Prime 2014. They had an attention-grabbing set-up for playing Forza and nice display of their headsets in their various available colors. Specifically, PAX-goers got to try out the soon-to-be-released Striker Zx and the now-available 4 Shot Xbox One Gaming headsets. Despite trying out the headset in an environment as noisy as PAX can be,...

Pax Prime 2014: HyperX Showcases Predator DDR4 Memory and Others

HyperX had plenty to show at Pax Prime 2014. Pax attendees and HyperX fans got to join in on exciting raffles or play with HyperX sponsored pro-gamers from Team EG, Cloud 9 HyperX, TSM, Dignatas as well as Twitch streamers Phantoml0rd and Hafu – all for a chance to win HyperX products. Prizes included HyperX memory, SSDs, the new HyperX Fury USBs; ZBOX mini-PC from ZOTAC®; and products from Gigabyte™, MSI, Need for Seat USA and...

Pax Prime - Sentris

Pax Prime 2014: Sentris Interview

Sentris is one of those games that is truly difficult to convey it’s overall amazingness to those that didn’t play it. Simply put, Sentris is an abstract puzzle game that combines the key element of Tetris’s brick laying game mechanic with music creation. You solve puzzles by either laying down pieces of a similar color to fill a pitch based target or laying down an instrumental target which simply fills a puzzle area. As you are...

Pax Prime 2014: Evolve Showcased

  The creators of Left 4 Dead, Turtle Rock Studios, introduced us to Evolve at E3. Buzz and hype are growing by the minute for this 2K Games published title as we inch closer to its launch date of February 10, 2015. This unique 4 vs 1 cooperate or die fps had a long queue wrapping around its massive demo booth at Pax Prime. Prime-goers even got the chance to pose with some pretty hefty...

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Pax Prime 2014: Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Interview

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a gem that I stumbled upon during San Diego Comic Con. The gameplay was simple and the graphics reminded me of Asteroids. It was a title that given it’s simplicity, was just refreshing to discover. During Pax Prime, I got the chance to chat with the creators of Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime: Jamie Tucker & Matt Hammill. We briefly chat about the inspiration behind Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime...

Pax Prime 2014: The Behemoth Officially Teases Game 4

With Pax Prime just a little more than a week away, The Behemoth decided to finally let the cat out of the bag and tease us with a video for “Game 4”. Sure, they have been teasing us with the promise of “Game 4” for a while now since it’s something that inevitably comes up whenever we chat with the folks at The Behemoth. While the video doesn’t give us a glimpse at any game play, we do...