For anyone that's followed Red 5 Studios from the beginning, you'll know by now they are about as unorthodox of a company as it gets, at least in the online gaming industry.
James at least was still as chipper as ever, motivated most likely by the 20 degree Boston weather and the fact that he had just flown in from 90 degree weather in southern Texas.
If there is a must-go day for PAX East, it's without question Saturday. The cosplayers were out in force. The devs were only slightly hung over and could still coherently answer questions.
Day 1 of PAX East. The calm before the weekend storm. I had assembled a crack team of veteran photographers and editorial writers to get to work.
It's now one hour prior to the doors opening in Boston for the 2013 PAX East Convention! I'm in the scene (DizzyPW) leading the charge with Ardua, Leliah, JamesBl0nde, and Bowen.
This week I received an introduction to Rena and Raven's two new classes from the Elsword team and a bit of an ass whooping from GM Skillz to get a taste for each character in PvE and PvP.
In just two short days Blizzard will be at PAX East. This in and of itself is a big deal as Blizzard doesn't frequent the gaming conventions.
In the news this week FoxLi Rush, Ragnarok 2, and Dragon's Prophet all announced upcoming beta events.
Many fans of the .Hack// series gush over how much they wish The World was a real game. How amazing it would be. Unfortunately, I am here to rain on the parade.
As we gear up towards PAX East things to be slowing down, slightly. There are just a few keys left in OnRPG's Kartuga closed beta key giveaway.
Since this game has such a strong PvP element and it's one of the biggest draws, but we also wanted to take the opportunity to bring in another important part of the game: the lore.