The lights are on
Microsoft will be at PAX East in a big way, offering up attendees the chance to get their hands on Gears of War 3 and a handful of new XBLA titles, test their grit in a Halo: Reach multiplayer tournament, and sit in on relevant panels.
Check out the extensive list of offerings below.
Xbox Core Booth #836
Xbox Kinect Booth #736
Xbox LIVE Arcade and “Homefront” Booth #850
Booth EventsCliff Bleszinski signingSaturday, March 12, 2 – 3 PM ET, Xbox core booth #836 Meet the “Gears of War” design director during this exclusive signing appearance“Carnival Games” cotton candy giveaway and Barker photo opportunitiesFriday, March 11, 1 – 3 PM ET, Xbox Kinect booth #736Saturday, March 12, 1 – 3 PM ET, Xbox Kinect booth #736PanelsXbox LIVE Community Panel: Some Assembly Required and Batteries Definitely Not Included hosted by Eric “DMZilla” DotySaturday, March 12, 2 – 3 PM ETNaga TheatreMajor Nelson Live Podcast with guest Cliff BleszinskiSaturday, March 12, 5 – 6 PM ETManticore TheatreXbox LIVE Enforcement hosted by Stephen "Stepto" ToulouseFriday, March 11, 6:30 – 7:30 PM ETManticore TheatreAncillary Events“Halo: Reach” Tournament featuring the Defiant Map Pack Sunday, March 13, 1 – 5 PM ETBoston Convention Center – Console Tourney, Level 1, Room 102Sign up at the tournament desk (same location) starting Friday, March 11 at 10 AM ETCommunity ActivitiesXbox Tweet-up with Major Nelson, DMZilla, Stepto, Eric Neustadter and Laura MasseyWe’ve got food and beverages and some prizes to give away, so come meet some fellow Xbox LIVE members and the team right before PAX East kicks off Friday, March 11, 9 – 10:30 AM ETLucky’s Lounge: 355 Congress Street PAX East is this weekend, March 11 – 13. Nintendo will also have a sizable showing, offering consumers a chance to check out the 3DS before its March 27 release.