DropMix, the music mixing game that has people mixing music masterpieces in their living rooms is coming to PAX East! A collaboration between Hasbro and the award-winning video game developer Harmonix, DropMix will have live demos at booth (#19097) all weekend long for fans to drop some sick beats and see what’s new for DROPMIX at PAX!
Fans who play the game demo during the convention can get an exclusive G.I. Joe themed DROPMIX card featuring the theme song from the 80s-animated television show. Plus Supergiant, a Pyre themed DROPMIX card featuring the theme song from the Pyre Video game, will also be available for attendees who play Pyre at the Supergiant booth #19091.
Finally, Harmonix is hosting a panel on Thursday, April 5th from 4;00 to 5:00 PM at the Bumblebee Theater, Every Day I’m Shuffling: The Making of DropMix that discusses how DropMix was designed. If you’d like to attend this energetic discussion, panel details are below:
EVERY DAY I’M SHUFFLING: THE MAKING OF DROPMIX
Date: Thursday, April 5, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Bumblebee Theater (2nd Level, West of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Summary: DropMix is the world’s first music mixing card game, allowing players to create an endless variety of mixes while competing or collaborating with friends in multiple game modes. The team from Harmonix and Hasbro will take you behind the development scenes, showing off early prototypes and sharing some challenges and surprises they encountered along the way. If you’re a fan of DropMix, or just curious about game design, you won’t want to miss this exclusive look behind the scenes.
Jonathan Mintz [Creative Lead – DropMix, Harmonix]
Tom Bartlett [Development Lead – DropMix, Harmonix]
Alex Howell [Senior Game Designer, Hasbro]
David ‘Sasso’ Battilana [Art Lead – DropMix, Harmonix]
Ryan Challinor [Engineering Lead – DropMix, Harmonix]
Troy Ferrio [DropMix, Harmonix]