GCAP 2022 dates announced, physical event returns
The 2022 iteration of the Games Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) conference has been announced.
PAX Australia: Early bird badges set for Tuesday launch
PAX Australia's early bird tickets will go on sale from 22 March at 12 pm AEDT.
PAX Australia will return to Melbourne in October 2022
PAX Australia is set to take place from 7-9 October 2022.
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