PAX East 2022 with Newegg Gaming PCs and Giant Robot Costume

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CALIFORNIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Newegg (NASDAQ: NEGG), a leading global technology e-commerce retailer, today announced details of its exhibiting plans for PAX East 2022, the premier video game trade show. Newegg’s PAX East presence will include an 8ft, 8in tall, fully lighted robot costume with a person inside, which will walk the exhibit hall during the April 21-24 event at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston.

Through its partnership, Newegg will be exhibiting at the Intel® booth #18007. Intel®’s booth at PAX East 2022 is expected to be one of the largest in the exhibition hall.

At Newegg’s Order Corner, attendees can purchase PAX East-exclusive deals on ABS (Advanced Battlestations) gaming systems and bundles, all powered by Intel® Core™ processors.

The booth will feature ABS gaming desktop PCs and top brand laptops powered by the 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family.

Newegg’s presence at PAX East also includes:

  • Core bot: Core Bot is a person in a robot costume inspired by a gaming computer brought to life. The costume weighs 110 pounds; has over 1,000 LED lights; and is the most sophisticated robot costume from Extreme Costumes LLC. Owned by Newegg, the robot costume features both Newegg and Intel logos on its chassis and took 3,000 hours to build. The massive mechanical presence with its costume maker inside will be available for photos and video throughout the four days of the event.
  • ABS Desktop PCs and Top Brand Laptops with Intel: Four ABS PC systems show cutting-edge technology and are equipped with 12th generation Intel Core processors. In addition, 16 high-end gaming laptops will be powered by 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors H-series. A premium $5,000 Newegg gaming PC built by ENIAC, Newegg’s PC building division, will be on display in a showcase and only available through a raffle. Also, the Hydrator, a working Intel-powered PC built by ENIAC, is only on display, not given out. The hydrator blends and pours beverages.

“PAX East 2022 is the ultimate gaming event, so Newegg will be there to connect with our core audience of gamers,” said Benny Tam, Newegg’s vice president of Category Marketing and Merchandising. “Through our Intel partnership, we will be present at the Intel booth, showcasing hardware and graphics on a selection of the best ABS gaming PCs, all powered by Intel.”

About Newegg

Newegg Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEGG), founded in 2001 and based in the City of Industry, California near Los Angeles, is a leading global online retailer of personal computer hardware, consumer electronics, gaming peripherals, and home appliances , automotive and lifestyle technology. Newegg meets enterprise e-commerce needs with marketing, supply chain and technical solutions on a single platform. For more information: Newegg.com.

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Note for media: For renderings of the Intel booth with Newegg, access this link: https://newegg.io/Intel_booth