It’s merch. It’s new. And it’s headed your way Australia. 

Check out a sneak peak of just some of the PAX Australia exclusives below.

Stop by the Merch Booth next to the Tabletop Area or Merch Lite in the Exhibition Centre Foyer during PAX Australia, Nov 4-6, to see the whole line available. But be quick. Lots of these items are extremely limited in inventory!

Rocket League, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, The Elder Scrolls: Legends and Counter Strike: Global Offensive are all confirmed as the major titles being played at the PAX Arena over the 2016 PAX Aus weekend.

Be sure to stop by the PAX Arena all weekend long on the Expo Hall floor to catch a bit of the action!

The schedule is as follows:

10am – 2pm:  Rocket League (with $5000 prize pool) - Find out more.
2pm – 6pm: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

10am – 2pm: The Elder Scrolls: Legends
2pm – 10pm: ESL Counter-Strike: Global Offensive AU & NZ Championships Semi Finals - Find out more.

10am – 6pm: ESL Counter-Strike: Global Offensive AU & NZ Championships Finals - Find out more.

The expo hall is one of the most exciting, dynamic aspect of the show, and it’s thanks to supporters like these. Huge thanks to all of our exhibitors for helping to make PAX Australia 2016 our best PAX yet! Be sure to check them out all out at the show!

Only 22 days left and counting!


You’ve all heard about VR, but have you ever tried it? Well strap in your eyeballs, we’re going on a ride! (Figuratively)

For the first time ever, we’re bringing you the VR Freeplay Area, sponsored by Harvey Norman Games Hub, at PAX Australia 2016!

The area will feature dedicated HTC Vive playable areas that will include green screen VR setups and Omni treadmills, as well as Oculus Rifts and Playstation VRs.

Get your eyeballs ready and stop by Level 2 of the MCEC during PAX Aus to try it all out.

Xbox’s Major Nelson will provide the opening ‘storytime’ keynote at PAX Australia 2016!

An Emmy Award-winning Director of Programming for Xbox Live, Larry has been instrumental in the development of Xbox platforms and Xbox LIVE since 2003. He runs the long running and popular weekly podcast “Major Nelson Radio”, hosts and handles interviews for many major gaming events and launches, and provides an inside look at operations at Microsoft’s Xbox division.

The storytime keynote happens first-up on Friday morning, November 4th in the Main Theatre.