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PAX East Guide

What To Pack | Airport | BCEC Rules of PAX | What To Do At PAX | Morning Queues PAX App | Nintendo 3DS & Switch | Where To Eat What To Pack Weather PAX East is in April this year, which is a blessing for all attendees. A March PAX East can be much colder. Even if you don’t …

PAX East 2018 Expo Hall Map

PAX East 2018 Enhanced Exhibitors List – PDF Available

The Enhanced Exhibitors List gives you more details on exhibitors to better plan your weekend at PAX. Browse by category and find links and booth numbers for each exhibitor. If you know the link to any missing exhibitors, or want to suggest a different category for an exhibitor, feel free to contact me. PDF version with working links. Save to your phone for …

Your First Con – The Basics

Going to your first convention can be daunting. You may not know quite how to start, what to expect, or how to deal with common situations. I cover many of the basics here to help make sure your first con isn’t your last. Choosing a Con | Planning the Trip | What To Pack Rules of the Con | Plan …

Introducing SwitchChargers.com

Stemming from my Nintendo Switch posts and engagement with the community I’ve launched a new site. SwitchChargers.com For many the Switch is their first USB-C device. There’s a lot of interest in third party USB-C chargers and power banks. But USB-C standards and practices can be confusing for new users. The Switch not following USB-C standards doesn’t help. I have …

Hotel room

Room Sharing

When you budget for a convention trip the hotel room can be the most expensive part of your travel. Often it’ll be more than convention badges and transportation combined. Hotels are also where you can save the most money, but you have to share. A room share is where two or more convention attendees agree to share a hotel room, …