Archive for July, 2013

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PAX Aus 2013 Photos

Two photo albums have been uploaded to Facebook. One is of a selection if photos taken in the Tabletop section, where a number of board, tabletop and card games were on offer. The other gallery is a collection of shot from the rest of the convention. Enjoy this preview, and look out for more about […]

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PAX Australia 2013 – Day 3

Here comes the final day of PAX Australia. But first, what I got up to last night. I went and checked out a documentary on board games, called Going Cardboard: A Board Game Documentary. It featured interviews with a number of board and card game designers mainly from USA, UK and Germany. They talked about […]

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PAX Australia 2013 – Day 2

First, let me talk briefly about last nights concerts. Soundbytes was up first, with a rolling set of chiptunes that started with Dot.AY, followed by Derris-Kharlan and finishing up, cTrix with his Guitari (a guitar Atari). These guys were great, and cTrix and his Guitari in particular took me back to a time of synthesised […]

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PAX Australia 2013 – Day 1

And thus it came, the first day of the first ever PAX Australia. But lets go back in time to the day before, briefly. I arrived in Melbourne, Australia well into the night. Weather had made my flight at least an hour late, so it was dark, wet and windy. Myself and my campanions headed […]

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MagCloud’s 5th Birthday specials

As the image above explains, MagCloud is celebrating its fifth birthday by offering a number of specials. So follow MagCloud on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ and take the chance to pick up a couple of issues of The Campaigner for cheap. Hey, why not buy them all? MagCloud on Facebook MagCloud on Twitter MagCLoud on […]

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One week until PAX Australia

Here it comes. One week to go before PAX Australia lands on Melboune. A map of the venue, with details on where events, panels and certain exhibitors will be is available now. You can also download the Guidebook app for smart phones fom the website too. All tickets are sold out. So don’t turn up […]

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Meg Maples headed Down Under

Do you live in Australia, and are interested in learning some painting tips and tricks from an international professional painter? Meg Maples is headed to CanCon early next year. While she is in the country she is hoping to hold some painting classes, which are slated to happen in Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide. You […]