PAX 2018 is just around the corner and Red Bull is calling on all gamers to LVL UP. 

This year, at PAX, Red Bull is partnering with OMEN by HP to raise the stakes for the gamers this year. This is to see gamers LVL UP across six different games and track their progress on a live leaderboard, with the top-scoring players set to win some awesome prizes.

The recently released Forza Horizon 4 will be one of the games to play at LVL Up. Source: Microsoft Studios

Here are the games on the Red Bull x OMEN by HP activation:

  • Project CARS 2 on a Motum Simulator – Drive Project CARS 2 in one of three Motum Simulation’s MP6-VR simulators, the best car-racing simulation experience available. The high-performance 6-axis full motion professional racing simulator was praised by Red Bull Holden Racing Team driver, Jamie Whincup as being ‘incredibly realistic’.
  • Forza Horizon 4 – Drive solo or compete against a friend for glory in real life supercar simulator.
  • RUSH – Experience the thrill of RUSH as you speed down a mountain side in a fast-paced immersive VR challenge.
  • MotoGP 18 – Race around the MotoGP track and secure the fastest lap to win VIP tickets to the 2018 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix in Phillip Island
  • Overwatch – Taking on friends and foes in the OMEN by HP truck on the centre stage, players are looking to be the best ranked in 6v6 matches.
  • MXGP – Speeding around the MXGP track to post the fastest lap, the top players will win a Red Bull KTM Factory Racing merchandise pack.
MotoGP 18 is one of the games with a massive prize in store for the winner

This amazing experience has some great prizes on offer. The player with the fastest lap on MotoGP 18 by 5pm on Saturday will be going by helicopter to Phillip Island for the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix on Sunday October 28th.

The overall leaderboard winner will score an all-expenses paid trip to the OMEN Challenger Series PUBG Finals in Thailand from 2-4 November, 2018.

On the stand, gamers will also be able to meet professional players from the Chief’s and distinguished Twitch streamers. They’ll be able to offer tips to help players LVL UP.

To pay in the LVL UP competition, PAX attendees need to register for a wristband at the Red Bull x OMEN by HP activation. Players can also replay games to LVL UP against friends and fight for the top spot.

PAX 2018 will take place from 26-28 October at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. For more information on PAX 2018, check out their website.

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