Penny Arcade News


PAX Unplugged to offers a new convention of only tabletop gaming

By John Keefer, Jan 30, 2017 8:12am PST

The first event is planned for Philadelphia in November.


"The board game companies at PAX South said they were going to look into splitting and going to ..."

- Lionhart32935 see all 7 comments

PAX South expands to Texas in early 2015

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 14, 2014 6:00am PDT

Penny Arcade have announced yet another show: PAX South, debuting in San Antonio in early 2015.


"The other shows are growing though. They're doing this because the demand is huge."

- Zek see all 9 comments

Penny Arcade deck-building game hitting iOS

By Steve Watts, Dec 18, 2012 3:30pm PST

Penny Arcade The Game: Gamers vs Evil, the deck-building game based on the gaming web comic, is heading to the iOS store tomorrow for $4.99.


Penny Arcade: Episode 3 free DLC now available

By Steve Watts, Jul 27, 2012 12:45pm PDT

Penny Arcade Adventures Episode 3 has gotten a free patch on Steam, and it will hit XBLIG sometime soon. It adds new costume features, bug fixes, and balance adjustments.


Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode 3 getting two free DLC packs

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 23, 2012 1:30pm PDT

While it may look like an 8-bit game, the third episode of Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick Precipice series is getting quite a modern feature: DLC. But don't worry, it'll be free.


"I don't like how they went too retro, the crono trigger era is way better IMO"

- bolneze see all 6 comments

Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3 review

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 23, 2012 9:00am PDT

We take a look at the third installment of Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness RPG, which takes a decidedly old-school approach to the classic RPG formula, with some interesting twists.


Penny Arcade Ep3 delayed on XBLIG, PC still on-track

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode 3 has been delayed on Xbox Live's Indie Games Channel due to a peer review problem, but the PC version is still due June 25 as planned.


"How is the MU handled differently than the hard drive or a usb memory stick? I'm curious."

- oceanstate8 see all 5 comments

Penny Arcade Adventures, Episode 3 preview

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2012 1:00pm PDT

A hands-on look at Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode 3. (Phew.)


Penny Arcade Expo planning third city expansion

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 29, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Apparently, two expos are not enough to contain the geekdom of passionate gaming fans. Penny Arcade's Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik have confirmed plans to host a third Penny Arcade Expo, in addition to the current Seattle and Boston locations.


"It's going to be Dallas or Austin. Texas wins on the tax advantage over other populated states ..."

- Teirdome see all 58 comments

Penny Arcade Adventures: Episode 3 developed by Zeboyd Games

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 26, 2011 4:45pm PDT

The Penny Arcade Adventures have been resurrected again, new developer in tow.


"I absolutely fell in love with the first two games. Sad to see the graphical style change, but I ..."

- Rohugh see all 5 comments

Telltale Teases Possible Team Fortress 2, Strong Bad, Penny Arcade, Sam and Max Crossover

By Xav de Matos, Aug 30, 2010 6:40am PDT

Over the weekend, Telltale Games revealed a new, unannounced title in the form of a coded teaser trailer at GameTrailers. "Bet you never...


"My first impression was that it could be the "DotA" style game of Valve."

- chouza see all 9 comments

Penny Arcade Trio Net GDC Ambassador Award

By Chris Faylor, Jan 28, 2010 2:20pm PST

Following word that Valve's Gabe Newell will receive this year's Game Developers Choice Pioneer Award, the main trio behind gaming webcomic...


"Are you claiming valve screwed over the PC community? Thats about as blatantly retarded as it ..."

- haysoos see all 6 comments

Penny Arcade Xbox Live Avatar Shirts Celebrate PAX

By Nick Breckon, Sep 03, 2009 4:01pm PDT

To mark tomorrow's opening of the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, Microsoft has released a number of Penny Arcade-themed shirts as Xbox Live avatar...


"PAX will have Borderlands news. This is all I know and all that matters."

- zehh see all 12 comments

PAX Launching East Coast Event in 2010

By Blake Ellison, Aug 29, 2008 11:40am PDT

The duo behind webcomic Penny Arcade announced an expansion of the Penny Arcade Expo empire, adding an east coast event which will start in 2010....


"I dunno, orlando has enough buz with seaworld, disney world, and universal. at anyrate, I might ..."

- JuffoWup see all 19 comments

Penny Arcade Launches Digital Distribution Site

By Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2008 10:46am PDT

Independent developer Hothead Games and gaming webcomic Penny Arcade today announced Greenhouse, a website that will focus on selling downloadable...


"In the days before digital distribution the way we got our games was "fractured" into a ..."

- Beaginator see all 88 comments