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RTX, WHERE GAMING MEETS THE INTERNET, ANNOUNCES NEXT WAVE OF PROGRAMMING

 HALO: THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION: Featured For The First Time For Consumers

 

Austin, TX— Tuesday, June 24, 2014—RTX is thrilled to announce the next wave of confirmed programming, exhibitors and special guests at this year’s convention. Over 30,000 attendees will fill the Austin Convention Center this July 4 – 6 for the fourth annual RTX, where Halo: The Master Chief Collectionwill be featured for consumers.

Halo: The Master Chief Collection offers the complete story of Halo‘s legendary hero, the Master Chief, for the first time on one console, including an entirely re-mastered version of Halo 2 – Halo 2: Anniversary – in celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the fan-favorite classic. RTX is proud to announce that fans will have their first ever opportunity to see Halo: The Master Chief Collection when the Halo 2: Anniversary gameplay demo debuts to the public at RTX. Every game in Halo: The Master Chief Collection is visually enhanced for Xbox One, with Halo 2: Anniversary featuring a fully re-mastered campaign. All four games will run at 60 frames per second on dedicated servers.

Gamers will have plenty of hands-on opportunities at RTX, and can catch demos for upcoming and highly anticipated games such as Bungie’s Destiny and Insomniac Games’ Sunset Overdrive.

Rooster Teeth’s award-winning anime web series RWBY will premiere the first episode of RWBY: Volume 2 at RTX on Saturday during a panel feature the series’ cast and creators.

Additionally, Rooster Teeth will make a special update on its first live-action, feature-length film, Lazer Team, on the final day of RTX as the Lazer Team Indiegogo fundraising campaign will close at 2pm CT on Sunday, July 6. To date, the campaign has more than doubled its original goal and raised over $1.3million dollars for the film.

RTX evening events include Master Pancake Theater: Space Jam, Geeks Who Drink Trivia Night, RWBY Volume 1 screening with cast and crew, and Cards Against Humanity with Game Grumps.

Please see below for additional confirmed exhibitors and special guests at RTX. A full schedule of events and panels is available at RTXevent.com/schedule.

Confirmed Exhibitors:

  • 343 Industries (Halo)
  • 405th Infantry Division
  • Albino Dragon
  • Anki Drive
  • Bacon Brix
  • Bungie (Destiny)
  • Captured Dimensions
  • Cherry Sauce
  • Cinedigm
  • Contagion
  • DarkForge
  • Des Keyboard
  • Devolver Digital
  • DigiPen
  • Double Toasted
  • Extra Life
  • Finders Keepers Creations
  • Frima
  • Game Over Videogames
  • Glitch Gaming Apparel
  • Griffball Hub
  • Griffon Ramsey
  • Gunnar
  • Hapa Games
  • Ikkicon
  • Insomniac Games (Sunset Overdrive)
  • Iron Gaming
  • Joust
  • K1 Speed
  • Klobit
  • Light Bound
  • MechCorps
  • Mega 64
  • Mega Bloks
  • Minor Key Games
  • Nakatomi
  • Off World Designs, Inc.
  • Onnit
  • Operation Supply Drop
  • PWNEE Studios
  • Respawn (Titanfall)
  • Screw Attack
  • Shark Robot
  • SMITE
  • SQ
  • Steam Bandits Outpost
  • Steve Jackson Games
  • Stompy Bot Productions
  • Taku Cafe
  • Tee Turtle
  • The Behemoth
  • The Button Mash
  • The Controller Shop
  • The Game Development Institute
  • The Intergalactic Nemesis
  • Too DX
  • Toy Joy
  • Twitch
  • University of Advanced Technology
  • Versus Evil
  • Wonderfling
  • Iron Galaxy Studios

Confirmed Special Guests:

To see the full list of special guests and Rooster Teeth staff attending RTX, please visit the Guests page on RTXevent.com.

3-day Passes for RTX are available for purchase online for $86.65 including tax and fees.  Single day passes are $40.96 including taxes and fees.  Children ages 6 and under get free admittance with a paying adult.

 

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