Probably best known for his creation of YouTube parody series Red vs. Blue, Rooster Teeth co-founder Burnie Burns will be giving the opening keynote speech at PAX Australia come October. ‘Storytime’ will kick off a hectic schedule of panels, concerts, video game and cosplay exhibits fans across the globe look forward to being a part of every year.
Burns’ work also includes sci-fi comedy Lazer Team, The Strangerhood and anime-influenced web series RWBY. In 2015, he was named one of The Hollywood Reporter’s “Top 25 Digital Stars” and has enjoyed various award nominations from both The Webby Awards and International Academy of Web Television.
PAX Aus will take place at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from October 27-29. Those interested in attending the event can purchase tickets from the official PAX website. Single day tickets start at $65 AUD ($60 AUD with an early bird discount), and both three day and international three day passes are selling for $165 AUD (early bird $160 AUD). Purchase tickets before June 30 11:59PM AEST to take advantage of early bird pricing.