Twtich, the leading online broadcaster of video gaming has announced their present at this weekend’s PAX Prime event.
Twitch will be having panels all weekend and will also be livestreaming select sessions and panels on their website. They will also be sponsoring their own booth with publishers and developers such as Sony Online Entertainment, Hi-Rez Studios, Plastic Piranha, Trion Studios and other familiar names in the video game space.
“Penny Arcade runs two of the preeminent gaming events in the world,” said Emmett Shear, CEO of Twitch. “We’re proud to bring our live video platform and expertise to the show since live video touches every part of the video game industry, as shown by our multilayered partnership. From official PAX content streams, to the top game publishers at the Twitch booth, everybody is realizing the value of engaging their audiences via live video. PAX is at the forefront of that trend.”
Check out the panel schedule:
Panel: We’ll Do It Live! Streaming Games Over the Internet
Time and Location: Friday 8/31, 4:00-5:00pm @ Kraken Theatre
Description: Marcus ‘dj WHEAT’ Graham, Executive Producer of OneMoreGame.TV and a member of the Twitch team joins some of the biggest names in live streaming, eSports commentary, and streaming video hosting for some tips on how to get started.
Panel: D&D and live streaming: it’s as close to playing on the sidewalk as you can get
Time and Location: Saturday 9/1, 10:00-11:00am @ Tabletop
Description: How live streaming Dungeons & Dragons on Twitch turned the game into both a show and an interactive experience which ultimately altered the way they play.
Panel: Twisted Tales: Working, Living & Playing Together While Making Awesome
Time and Location: Saturday 9/1, 10:30-11:30am @ Serpent Theatre
Description: Amber Dalton, Twitch’s Director of Marketing & Events, joins spokespeople from other notable brands, including Sony PlayStation, Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, and others share their best kept secrets for giving fans content they crave and producing over-the-top experiences that keep them coming back for more.
Panel: Twitch All-Stars Presents: How to Make it as a Broadcaster
Time and Location: Sunday 9/2, 1:30-2:30pm @ Serpent Theatre
Description: Jared Rea, Twitch’s Community Manager, and Jon Carnage, Twitch’s Content Director, join other panelists to reveal the secrets behind their broadcasting success, best practices for creating awesome content and how you too can be a Twitch All-Star.
If you are headed to PAX Prime this weekend in Seattle, be sure to check out Twitch’s booth and their panels.