Category Archives: Events

Expo Is Live!

I’m at the UK Game Expo now, waist deep in gaming goodies, no doubt. Depending on connectivity, I will try to post some observations from the event or my hotel in the evenings. We’ll have to see how that goes. … Continue reading

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UK Game Expo 2016

Well, it’s that time of year again, and the Expo is on us. This weekend, thousands of gamers will converge on Birmingham’s NEC for 3 days of concentrated gaming goodness. I’m getting quite excited ūüôā I’ve been going to this … Continue reading

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Back From The Front

Back from the Derby show. Looked at lots of shiny new toys, talked to many nice people, played some interesting games, snaffled some lovely swag. A grand day out! Here’s the spoils. I was fairly¬†restrained as I’m supposed to be … Continue reading

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Out And About

This weekend is the annual¬†Derby World Wargames show, over in, you’d guessed it, Castle Donnington. I’ve always rather liked it, so I’m happy to be going along today¬†to see what’s going on. As seems to fast becoming my habit, I’m … Continue reading

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Back At My Desk

Back to the routine (and a full inbox) again after a splendid time at the UK Game Expo in Brum. If you’re at all interested in board gaming, or just going in general, then you should seriously consider attending next … Continue reading

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Weekend Eventing

As I said on Friday, the weekend had a couple of events to fill my time. The Mantic Day on Saturday was jolly, with plenty of happy folk¬†playing a variety of games. Instead of a single¬†theme, the plan was to … Continue reading

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Salute Stuff – Part 1

Salute was a long and slightly hectic day, and seems much further back in the mists of time¬†than this time last week. Unusually for me, I went as a customer and spent much of the day wandering about the many … Continue reading

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Hammerhead

I went to a local games show called Hammerhead yesterday, which was a bit of a break from sitting at my computer. It was the first time in a while that I’d been to a show with no work to … Continue reading

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A Second DS Playtest Day

In case you don’t subscribe to the Mantic newsletter, yesterday’s had this little snippet in: “After the great feedback we had at the first event, we’re holding a second Dungeon Saga Playtest Day on the 7th March. Get in touch … Continue reading

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Dungeon Saga Playtest Day

Last Saturday we had a group of brave volunteers round to the Mantic Manse to¬†help us test out the core scenarios for Dungeon Saga. From my point of view it was a¬†very useful day as well as an entertaining one, … Continue reading

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