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Here’s the full Square Enix PAX West 2016 line-up

Here’s the full Square Enix PAX West 2016 line-up. There’s a lot of Deus Ex, and also a little game called Final Fantasy XV.

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Square Enix PAX West 2016

Hot on the heels of the release of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (and its mobile little brother, Deus Ex Go), the Square Enix PAX West 2016 conference lineup includes a lot of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided and Deus Ex Go. Stick with what works, I guess.

But there’s more: the Square Enix PAX West 2016 event schedule also includes the recently-delayed Final Fantasy XV, World of Final Fantasy, and Rise of the Tomb Raider.

Here’s the full lowdown of the Square Enix PAX West 2016 event schedule:

DEVELOPING RISE OF THE TOMB RAIDER: 20 YEAR CELEBRATION

Friday 1:30-2:30 Wyvern Theatre

Join members of the Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration development team as they chat about the latest title and the features that celebrate 20 years of Lara Croft®. Culminating with Lara’s landmark achievement of 20 years of an icon in gaming and pop-culture, Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration releases later this year with nostalgic throwbacks like Croft Manor, classic outfits, and complex puzzles only those worthy of the Croft name can solve. Watch a sneak peak of the all-new PlayStation VR capabilities to explore Croft Manor, and have a look at Co-Op Endurance, a new mode where players can team up to survive the wilderness and gather relics and artefacts.

Panelists: Greg Miller (Moderator), Noah Hughes, Franchise Creative Director; Chad Armstrong, Senior Designer; Alisha Thayer, Designer; Meagan Marie, Senior Community Manager

THE DEUS EX GO PUZZLE RUMBLE

Friday 3:30 – 4:30 – Hippogryph Theatre

Hosted by Greg Miller and the Kinda Funny Crew, the Deus Ex GO: Puzzle Rumble won’t be your typical PAX Panel. Your favuorite gaming personalities and members of the Deus Ex community will be tested in a challenge of speed and smarts with the most difficult puzzles the Square Enix Montreal team could come up with. Come scream and cheer as they attempt the toughest challenge of their lives under very special conditions.

In addition to the panel, join the team for their Deus Ex GO launch event and a Kinda Funny meet & greet. Come eat some poutine, meet the devs and win cool prizes.

DEUS EX GO & KINDA FUNNY PARTY

Friday September 2nd
8pm until 2am
Hard Rock Café Seattle – 2nd Floor
116 Pike St. Seattle, WA

FINAL FANTASY XV

Saturday, September 3, 2:30-3:30 p.m. – Wyvern Theater at Westin Seattle

Join Director Hajime Tabata as he dives into the gameplay and battle mechanics of how this generation’s action RPG, FINAL FANTASY XV will come to life.

EIDOS-MONTRÉAL PRESENTS: DEUS EX: MANKIND DIVIDED

Saturday 3:00 – 4:00 – Hydra Theater

Join Elias Toufexis (Actor, Adam Jensen) and other special guests for a unique discussion around Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, recently released on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Get your first look at the upcoming narrative DLC, which will see the return of… Find out in the panel!

WORLD OF FINAL FANTASY™

Saturday, September 3, 6:00-7:00 p.m. – Hydra Theater

Join game director Hiroki Chiba and other guests as they delve into the whimsical and magical WORLD OF FINAL FANTASY.


More info on PAX West 2016.


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