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Game on Melbourne PAX Aus is in town
Pause your PlayStation! Walk away from your Xbox! Why? Because PAX Aus is in Melbourne this October; the Greatest Gaming Show on Earth!

PAX is a three-day convention bringing together like-minded gamers under one roof to celebrate all the great things you know and love about gaming culture.

PAX Aus gathers gaming designers, players and companies to celebrate all genres of gaming at the Melbourne Exhibition and Conference Centre from 26 - 28 October, 2018:

Enjoy the following at PAX Aus at the Melbourne Conference and Exhibition Centre in 2018:

Video games
Arcade games
Tabletop games
VR gaming
PC gaming
Escape rooms

Cosplay at PAX Aus
Cosplay at PAX Aus

This year's PAX Aus will see games and gaming companies that range from AAA publishers bringing their newest offerings with giant interactive setups to super cool Aussie indie developers showcasing their awesome games at the Indie Showcase and PAX Rising.

Take part in gaming tournaments throughout the weekend, including a huge Omegathon tournament.

Participate in panel interviews & quizzes and listen to some of the big names in the gaming business speak to members of the audience.

Speaker subjects such as 'The Community and Health benefits of Pokemon Go' and 'Dungeons and Dragons for Dummies' will be discussed over the weekend. Read the full list of panel discussions and interviews here.

Australia's biggest gamers will live stream from the convention, as the biggest international gamers battle it out live in the PAX Arena!

Voice actors will compete in a Voice Actor Showdown and gaming experts can show off their knowledge in the gaming trivia quiz.

Gaming writer legend, Rhianna Pratchett who created the Tomb Raider series, Overlord and Mirror's Edge will be at the event running a Storytime session, Dragon Friends will be performing live, there will be pin trading at Pinny Arcade and music from a variety of musicians playing gamers fave tunes.

Speakers at PAX Aus
Speakers at PAX Aus

PAX Aus is designed for gamers of all ages, children are welcome and under 6yrs enter free. All children age 15 or under must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Head to to book your tickets to PAX Aus 2018.

Show Hours:
Friday, 26 October 10am - 11:30pm
Saturday, 27 October 10am - 11:30pm
Sunday, 28 October 10am – 6pm

Be quick! Tickets are selling out. Saturday is now fully booked. Game on Melbourne!
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Why? Melbourne's one and only gamers conference
When: Friday 26 - Sunday 28 October 2018.
Where: Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, VIC
Cost: $67 Day Pass, $170 3-Day Pass.
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