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Video game culture, lifestyle take center stage in Boston

Worker Chris Burdett helped set up several of the monitors that will be used at the PAX East event at the Hynes Convention Center. Worker Chris Burdett helped set up several of the monitors that will be used at the PAX East event at the Hynes Convention Center. (Gretchen Ertl for The Boston Globe)
By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / March 26, 2010

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Tens of thousands of video gamers, from Greater Boston and every corner of the United States, will flood the Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center this weekend for PAX East, the first Boston edition of a wildly popular West Coast gaming convention. Founded in 2004 by a pair of Seattle-area comic strip artists, PAX is a three-day festival that celebrates the ... (Full article: 778 words)

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