Can you believe it’s 2019 already? With January comes the arrival of the newest member of the Penny Arcade Expo: PAX South in San Antonio, Texas. Returning for its 4th year, this show is packed wall to wall with the newest releases, game demos, community meet-ups and tournaments. ASTRO Gaming’s booth will house great deals, exciting new products like the C40 TR Controller, and chances to win a ton of prizes! Read on to learn more about our show schedule.
PAX South will be the first chance fans have to get their hands on the new C40 TR Controller! We will have demo stations available all weekend long, and as always, the ASTRO Crew is on-hand to answer any questions you have. While the controller isn’t available yet, you can get a feel for it, and if you’re as impressed as we are, you will be able to pre-order yours on-site.
If you’re in-person attending the event, you can save 20% on your in-booth purchase! From Speaker Tags to MixAmp Pro TR’s, now is the time to upgrade your gaming arsenal. Don’t worry if you’re not in San Antonio—use code “PAXSOUTH19” when you checkout online and save 20% on your purchase! Stop by for the full product list!
Available products include:
… And more!
Super Smash Ultimate Challenge*
Saturday, January 19th from 2:30 pm-5:30 pm at the show you’ll have the chance to play Super Smash Bros Ultimate™ on Nintendo Switch to win great ASTRO gear like a A40 TR + MixAmp Pro TR or a Legend of Zelda
™ : Breath of the Wild A10 Headset!
4 stations will host a Free-For-All match at the ASTRO Gaming booth. The game winner is determined by points at the end of one match. The winner stays on, there will be no items, one map, and matches will go for 8 minutes. Tiebreakers will be decided by a head to head match. Prizes for longest win streak and second longest win streak will also be awarded!
*Nintendo is not an official sponsor of the Super Smash Ultimate Challenge.
In addition to Super Smash Ultimate Challenge, we will also be hosting Blackout #1 on Sunday, January 20th, from 1 pm-5 pm. Demo the new C40 TR Controller on PS4 for this tournament.
Win a #1 Victory and you’ll get an ASTRO Jersey, CoD Mod Kit, A40 TR + MixAmp Pro TR and Headset Stand.
The line will be capped and fill up quickly for both events, so please remember this is first come, first serve!
This year at PAX South, ASTRO will host some of the development team for Anthem, the upcoming third-person shooter from BioWare Saturday, January 19th from 1pm – 2pm. Be sure to stop by for a chat and ask any questions you may have.
When you purchase the ASTRO Gaming jersey (for sale exclusively at our booth!), you’ll receive a discount on customizing your jersey in the Meta Threads booth! Please note: the only place to get your ASTRO Gaming jersey customized is at the Meta Threads booth at PAX South; the only place your discount will work is with Meta Threads!
We’re proud to once again be the official headset of PAX South, and you’ll notice our gear powering the PC and console freeplay partner booths, the Indie MegaBooth, and partner booths around the expo hall. Microsoft, Square Enix, Phoenix Labs, Annapurna, Mixer, Discord, Nintendo, and Wormhole Wars will all have great experiences, so be sure to check them out!
The ASTRO Booth will have Switch, PC, and PlayStation 4 free-play stations so you can demo our products so you can learn more about the right solution for you. The ASTRO Crew will be on-hand in the booth to help answer any questions you have. We love getting the chance to meet the ASTRO Family one on one, hear feedback and your thoughts on gaming!
We can’t wait for another great year at PAX South! See you there, ASTRO family!