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PAX Forumer Seattle Get Togethers- Fall/Winter Edition

BigRedBigRed Seattle, WARegistered User regular
edited February 2010 in PAX Archive
Alrighty here we go. The time between PAX Prime and PAX East.
I foresee many gatherings :D

This time ill try and keep all the events updated in the 2nd post :)

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  • BigRedBigRed Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Stuff

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  • ashridahashridah Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    I believe there's a meetup tonight (wednesday 9th of Sept) at Pies&Pints at 6pm

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  • MetaverseNomadMetaverseNomad Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    phew, about time! I was starting to have Seattle meetup thread withdrawls! :P

    Pies and Pints tonight at 6. Some people thought the fair thing would be a good idea, so we could plan to go down to Puyallup at some point. It runs from the 11 to the 27th of this month.

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  • RoyceSraphimRoyceSraphim Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Where are the pie's and pints?

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  • ashridahashridah Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Where are the pie's and pints?

    It's the name of a bar/restaurant: Here

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  • MetaverseNomadMetaverseNomad Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    ashridah wrote: »
    Where are the pie's and pints?

    It's the name of a bar/restaurant: Here

    LOL. I wondered why you used tinyurl for that, until I realized that it was just a clever ploy to get us to open up Bing. You monster.

    Here's their *actual* website: http://www.piesandpints.com/

    It's on 65th near Roosevelt, there's some street/residential parking around it and the 48 bus stops right in front of it.

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  • PunkJrPunkJr Decepticon Infiltrator Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Awww man, you guys keep having fun events on nights I have to work! :P

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  • BigRedBigRed Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    You guys keep having fun at places when im broke.

    My bank account *really* hates PAX. Although hopefully im moving into a house soon. Expect an epic 21+/cool people party.

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  • PunkJrPunkJr Decepticon Infiltrator Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    BigRed wrote: »
    My bank account *really* hates PAX.

    Amen to that.

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  • MetaverseNomadMetaverseNomad Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    yay parties!!! BigRed, I keep telling you! I'm sure everyone would buy you a drink! All you managers earn them so easily!

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  • BigRedBigRed Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    maybe, ill take a look at monies and see what I can swing

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  • JaidenJaiden Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    BigRed wrote: »
    Although hopefully im moving into a house soon. Expect an epic 21+/cool people party.

    Are we having a party that soon?

    fml

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  • cooljammer00cooljammer00 Hey Small Christmas-Man!Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    21+? Lame! I'm gonna miss everything! Damn parents couldn't bang a year earlier.

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  • BigRedBigRed Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Jaiden: It wont be until after we are setteled and have all the tech hooked back up :P

    Also does anybody local have any cardboard boxes that they can loan/give to me?
    Moving time, we got the house.

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  • That_Spoony_BardThat_Spoony_Bard Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Did you try the liquor stores? I know you go there enough :-P

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  • ashridahashridah Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    ashridah wrote: »
    Where are the pie's and pints?

    It's the name of a bar/restaurant: Here

    LOL. I wondered why you used tinyurl for that, until I realized that it was just a clever ploy to get us to open up Bing. You monster.

    Here's their *actual* website: http://www.piesandpints.com/

    It's on 65th near Roosevelt, there's some street/residential parking around it and the 48 bus stops right in front of it.

    I did it mainly because it had a map. Also, whoever designed PiesAndPints.com's website needs to spend less time worrying about getting strict html, and making a readable webpage. Sure, it's simple, but it's missing a lot of useful information, like a map link :)

    The links to myspace don't inspire confidence either :P

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  • ashridahashridah Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    BigRed wrote: »
    Jaiden: It wont be until after we are setteled and have all the tech hooked back up :P

    Also does anybody local have any cardboard boxes that they can loan/give to me?
    Moving time, we got the house.

    If i see any of the small office-moving boxes around, i'll borrow them for you, but we mainly have big plastic ones we have to return now :(. All of mine got recycled or returned to the original owner.

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  • PinderPinder Registered User
    edited September 2009
    Two things:

    1) Yes.
    2) YESSSSSSSSSSSSS.

    Once I get over dying of PAX flu, you fuckers won't be able to get rid of me.

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  • AccalonAccalon Registered User
    edited September 2009
    What shenanigans are planned this weekend? Still have a few out of towners around, we should do one last hurrah before slipping back into the doldrums of school and winter to come.

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  • s7arbucks7arbuck Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    over at my store (qfc) we have a bunch (apple boxes as what we used when we just moved) but we gave ours away.

    BigRed wrote: »
    Jaiden: It wont be until after we are setteled and have all the tech hooked back up :P

    Also does anybody local have any cardboard boxes that they can loan/give to me?
    Moving time, we got the house.



    also. puyallup, who's in?

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  • proXimityproXimity Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Gasworks? Tonight? Bring Mario Kart!

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  • Kwisatz HaderachKwisatz Haderach Registered User
    edited September 2009
    I'm "doin' the Puyallup" tomorrow around noonish, there all day, if any of y'all're gonna be there, look for the guy in the obviously-PAX-related shirt :P

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  • s7arbucks7arbuck Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    I'm "doin' the Puyallup" tomorrow around noonish, there all day, if any of y'all're gonna be there, look for the guy in the obviously-PAX-related shirt :P

    i am going next wednesday.

    going on week days lets you do all day passes for like 25 dollars or something

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  • ColdbrewColdbrew Down in Front Productions Lake Stevens, WARegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    umm.. PAX hates my bank account too. I got paid today, and my account is still negative $74... fun stuff...

    Anyway, I'm hosting a little LAN next weekend, the 19th. It's in Sedro-Wooley, but it's also free of charge, nothing big or fancy. We got new games and there's always Rock Band and such going on.

    Maybe I'll show some of my PAX footage as well. :D

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  • ShaddzShaddz Registered User
    edited September 2009
    phew, about time! I was starting to have Seattle meetup thread withdrawls! :P

    Pies and Pints tonight at 6. Some people thought the fair thing would be a good idea, so we could plan to go down to Puyallup at some point. It runs from the 11 to the 27th of this month.

    Being a lowly Puyallup Resident, Id love to meet up at the fair.

    For anyone that cares, Ill be toting some cards with my cologne on it. Just for you guyses!

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  • MetaverseNomadMetaverseNomad Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Ok, I'm not joking, no one wants to hear about your smell ANYMORE. We all know. We all know who you are. I understand that you're excited about your newfound fame and all, but stop milking it or everyone is going to hate you instead of appreciate your moment.

    We're going to the fair... next weekend maybe? If anyone is still interested and the weather is still nice, we can still do the camp-out thing in my yard for the night. I want to actually have some freakin' smores this summer!!!

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  • ShaddzShaddz Registered User
    edited September 2009
    Woah, hey now. I was joking!

    Ill stash the cards.

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  • AsmodianAsmodian Registered User
    edited September 2009
    OK so this year was my first PAX and I met some really cool people, and I'd love to meet more people in the area throughout this next year. I posted once a while back but never went to anything. So if I randomly show up to one of these things that'd be ok right? Should I wear something that proclaims me as a nerd for all to see just so there's no confusion as to who I'm looking for? Like a utilikilt made of MtG cards or something?

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  • SpawnOfCthulhuSpawnOfCthulhu Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    I'm going to the fair on the 23rd.
    More people should go then, so we can hang out, because I can only afford to make it to the fair once this year.

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  • proXimityproXimity Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    state fairs are flippin lame, just gonna put that out there :P

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  • CronusCronus Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    I could do the fair next weekend. It sounds like it would be fun. I've also been told that I HAVE to see that Weird Al thing if I'm there.

    Also Funnel Cake!

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  • frecklefreckle Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Asmodian wrote: »
    OK so this year was my first PAX and I met some really cool people, and I'd love to meet more people in the area throughout this next year. I posted once a while back but never went to anything. So if I randomly show up to one of these things that'd be ok right? Should I wear something that proclaims me as a nerd for all to see just so there's no confusion as to who I'm looking for? Like a utilikilt made of MtG cards or something?

    That might help eliminate the part where you have to walk up to random strangers and ask if they are the ones from the internets. Which is what I did, and it was awkward.

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  • That_Spoony_BardThat_Spoony_Bard Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Asmodian wrote: »
    OK so this year was my first PAX and I met some really cool people, and I'd love to meet more people in the area throughout this next year. I posted once a while back but never went to anything. So if I randomly show up to one of these things that'd be ok right? Should I wear something that proclaims me as a nerd for all to see just so there's no confusion as to who I'm looking for? Like a utilikilt made of MtG cards or something?

    Definitely! What I might suggest doing is showing up at an event where we are at a bar (assuming you are over 21) or eatery and looking for the big nerdy crowd (won't be that hard to miss). The Puyallup fair may be slightly harder since the whole group would be roaming the fairgrounds.

    Oh yeah, bring a DS.

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  • s7arbucks7arbuck Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    well i am going to see coheed/brand new on Wednesday. and during the day i plan on riding the rides.... :)
    proXimity wrote: »
    state fairs are flippin lame, just gonna put that out there :P

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  • AsmodianAsmodian Registered User
    edited September 2009
    Definitely! What I might suggest doing is showing up at an event where we are at a bar (assuming you are over 21) or eatery and looking for the big nerdy crowd (won't be that hard to miss). The Puyallup fair may be slightly harder since the whole group would be roaming the fairgrounds.

    Oh yeah, bring a DS.

    Yeah I'm definitely over 21 and live downtown with no car, so I'll probably wait til there's something like that downtown anyway. Well awesome I'm looking forward to it then, though I may need to pre funk before the first time since I'll be all shy otherwise. Seriously at the bar crawl I didn't talk to anyone until bar #3 but then I was all over the place and met everyone I could.

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  • RavengerRavenger Trolololo Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    So I go to Gold's Gym in Redmond, WA. I was curious to see if anybody wanted to be my workout buddy, or at least come lift weights with me once in a while: it gets lonely =p

    Anybody interested?

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  • RoyceSraphimRoyceSraphim Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Anyone in Seattle willing to go to 1351 east Olive on Tuesday at 5pm? I am taking co-workers and it could be a pretty live scene?.

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  • ashridahashridah Registered User regular
    edited September 2009
    Anyone in Seattle willing to go to 1351 east Olive on Tuesday at 5pm? I am taking co-workers and it could be a pretty live scene?.

    Way to sell it. uh. what exactly is happening there? What is this location that you've just listed by address? (also, 5pm? boo, some of us don't get out of work by then... lousy beatniks)

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  • beta_angelbeta_angel ColoradoRegistered User regular
    edited September 2009
    ashridah wrote: »
    lousy beatniks

    Yes. We must bring back the phrase "beatniks".

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  • HezaaaHezaaa Registered User
    edited September 2009
    ashridah wrote: »
    Anyone in Seattle willing to go to 1351 east Olive on Tuesday at 5pm? I am taking co-workers and it could be a pretty live scene?.

    Way to sell it. uh. what exactly is happening there? What is this location that you've just listed by address? (also, 5pm? boo, some of us don't get out of work by then... lousy beatniks)

    Agreed, let us know what's going to happen and I might show up...

    Anyone up for 9/17 8pm at the Capitol Club (http://www.thecapitolclub.net/)? Delicious food and home of the chocolate bacon martini.
    edit: And then we could hit up Gameworks -- keep forgetting, it's all-you-can-play for $10 on Thursday nights!

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