MELBOURNE – Tickets for this year’s PAX Australia, the fifth anniversary of the largest video game and tabletop festival in Australia, will be available for purchase at noon AEDT / 6pm PT / 1am UK today. PAX Australia 2017 will be held 27 – 29 Oct. 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
“Melbourne has made every PAX Australia feel like our true home away from home; seeing the passion resonate from attendees as they check out upcoming games and connect over personal favorites throughout the convention centre is exhilarating,” said Jerry Holkins, co-founder of PAX and Penny Arcade.
PAX connects gamers with the biggest game publishers and developers, giving attendees the opportunity to play the hottest upcoming titles before their release. Gaming culture is celebrated through panels where some of the biggest names in the industry share their thoughts and conduct Q&As with the audience, concerts with video game inspired music and competitive video game tournaments with some of the best eSports professionals in the Oceanic.
Early bird tickets will save you $5 AUD on the full ticket price, Friday Only, Saturday Only and Sunday Only tickets will cost $65 AUD, Three Day Passes will cost $165 and includes recorded national delivery. International Three Day passes will cost $165 AUD. Attendees wishing to bring their own computer, can also purchase a BYOC pass for an additional $45 AUD.
Attendees requiring travel accommodations can find further information and exclusive offers on hotels for PAX Australia through the the PAX Aus website.
Game developers wishing to exhibit at PAX Australia 2017 can contact the PAX Aus team. Working journalists and YouTube and Twitch content creators interested in attending PAX Australia to create coverage of the event may begin to register for a press pass in July 2017.
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