PAX East 2022 will include Newegg gaming PCs and a giant robot suit
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Newegg (NASDAQ: NEGG), a leading global technology e-commerce retailer, today announced details of its exhibit plans for PAX East 2022, the premier video game convention. Newegg’s presence at PAX East will include an 8-foot, 8-inch fully lit robot costume with a person inside that will walk around the exhibit hall during the event, April 21-24, at the Boston Convention. and Exhibition Center in Boston.
Thanks to its partnership, Newegg will be exhibiting at the Intel® booth, #18007. The Intel® booth at PAX East 2022 is expected to be one of the largest in the exhibit hall.
At Newegg’s “Order Corner,” attendees can purchase PAX East-exclusive deals on gaming systems and ABS (Advanced Battlestations) bundles, all with Intel® Core™ processors inside.
On display will be ABS gaming desktops and laptops from top brands powered by the 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family.
Newegg’s presence at PAX East also includes:
- Basic bot: Core Bot is a person in a robot costume inspired by a computer game that comes to life. The suit weighs 110 pounds; has over 1,000 LED lights; and is the most sophisticated robot costume created by Extreme Costumes LLC. Owned by Newegg, the robot suit features both Newegg and Intel logos on its chassis and took 3,000 hours to build. The massive mechanical presence with its costumer inside will be available for photos and video throughout the four-day event.
- ABS desktop computers and laptops from major brands equipped with Intel: Four ABS PC systems will display state-of-the-art technology while integrating 12th generation Intel Core processors. Additionally, 16 high-end gaming laptops will also feature 12th Gen Intel® Core™ H-series processors. A $5,000 high-end Newegg gaming PC built by ENIAC, Newegg’s PC building division, will be displayed in a showcase and available only through a raffle. Additionally, the Hydrator, a PC powered by Intel and built by ENIAC, will only be exhibited and not distributed. The Hydrator mixes and pours drinks.
“PAX East 2022 is the ultimate gaming event, so Newegg will be there to interact with our core audience of gamers,” said Benny Tam, VP of Category Marketing and Merchandising for Newegg. “Thanks to our partnership with Intel, we will be at the Intel booth showcasing the hardware and graphics of a selection of the best ABS gaming PCs, all powered by Intel.”
Newegg Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEGG), founded in 2001 and headquartered in the City of Industry, California, near Los Angeles, is one of the world’s leading online retailers of computer hardware, consumer electronics, gaming peripherals, household appliances, automotive and lifestyle technology. Newegg meets the e-commerce needs of businesses with marketing, supply chain and technical solutions in a single platform. For more information: Newegg.com.
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Note for media: For renderings of the Intel booth with Newegg, go to this link: https://newegg.io/Intel_booth