Geek Olympathon is Upon You!

Posted by Bob Alpi On May 18, 2012 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet Once again the seminal moment of your geek year is upon up. We are talking about the annual opportunity to prove your inner geek Kung Fu is strong as you pit your mind, body and even your very soul against other like minded individuals with #GLORY! and fabulous prizes on the line. Yes, the  [ Read More ]

PPF: The Complete PDXYAR Schedule of Performances

Posted by Bob Alpi On September 2, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet As the Portland Pirate Festival is nearly upon us, it is time to make sure you are organized to maximize your time at the event (it is only two days, after all!). Below you will find a complete listing of the scheduled performances from PDXYAR. Remember that no matter the time, the PDXYAR encampment  [ Read More ]

Seafair Pirates Landing

Posted by Bob Alpi On July 7, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet This weekend when Seattle’s Seafair Pirates land at Alki Beach PDXYAR will be there. With the events kicking off at 9:30 this Saturday, the pirates are scheduled to storm the beach between 11:30 and 12:30pm (seriously, did you expect pirates to get up earlier than that?) and mark the official opening of the Seafair  [ Read More ]

Rockaway Beach Pirate Festival

Posted by Bob Alpi On June 17, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet Fresh off the fun and excitement of the 2011 Geek Olympaton, PDXYAR will be returning to our regular pirating duties this weekend as we set course for the Rockaway Beach Pirate Festival. This first year of the Rockaway Beach pirate fest will feature not only PDXYAR, but there is also Treasure Hunt, Kids Scavenger  [ Read More ]

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Tweet UPDATE: Here is video of this morning’s opening ceremonies! This weekend, Portland will bear witness to a never before seen event as PGC3 presents the Geek Olympathon! OLYMPATHON 2011 from Zachary van Buuren on Vimeo. For two days, at venues all around PDX, geeks will be called upon to demonstrate their prowess in events  [ Read More ]

GameStorm 13 is Coming!

Posted by Bob Alpi On March 16, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet The Northwest’s premiere social and strategic gaming convention, GameStorm, is set to take over the Vancouver Hilton March 24th through the 27th. Now in it’s thirteenth year, GameStorm has a full scheduled of gaming events. dealers, a swap meet and special appearances. As one would expect, PDXYAR will be in attendance (just look for  [ Read More ]