Tag Archives: convention

Reflections on the UK Games Expo

By | 22nd June 2017

It’s been a few weeks since I was at the UK Games Expo, a yearly gaming convention that takes over the Birmingham Hilton hotel and a signficant amount of the Birmingham NEC, I’ve been a few times and always look forward to seeing a lot of the UK people I game with online “in the flesh,” this… Read More »

BrigadeCon 2015

By | 9th September 2015

  To those of you who aren’t aware BrigadeCon is an online tabletop RPG convention that was started last year by the Youtube RPG Brigade and has been continued this year by a talented team of organisers. You can find details on the convention by clicking on the link below: http://brigadecon.org/ Basically the Con is 24 hours… Read More »

UK Games Expo 2015 is imminent

By | 27th May 2015

The UK Games Expo 2015 is imminent (in-fact I’ll be getting aboard a train to take me there tomorrow evening), I’ve not really done much convention gaming in the past TBH (unless you count a Gen Con UK umpteen years ago where I was distracted by my wife falling off a bus the first night there, but that’s… Read More »

Beer & Pretzels 2015

By | 16th May 2015

Every year my FLGS Spirit Games hosts a gaming convention at the local town hall called Beer & Pretzels; I normally have a wander down each year and this year was no exception, after trundling down to the store to buy Age of Rebellion myself and Hannah (my lovely wife) headed back to the town… Read More »

[Video-RPG] Talking GM Workshops with Gary Harper from the RP Haven (Dragonmeet 2014)

By | 9th December 2014

Gary Harper of the RP Haven was also good enough to spare us some of his time to talk about the work that they have been doing with their GM workshops. RP Haven website : Http://www.rphaven.co.uk The MP3 of this interview can be downloaded here:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByVpAo4rxDGuSnJEeUR3QTUxLUU/view?usp=sharing

[Video-RPG] RPG Interview with Gary Harper from RP Haven (Dragonmeet 2014)

By | 9th December 2014

At Dragonmeet 2014 we also had the opportunity to talk to Gary Harper from RP Haven about the work they are doing within the community to promote roleplay. RP Haven website: Http://www.rphaven.co.uk The MP3 version of this interview can be downloaded here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByVpAo4rxDGuS3pmUi1qVm5UVjQ/view?usp=sharing

[Video-RPG] RPG Interview with Leo Marshall from Indyhippo (Dragonmeet 2014)

By | 8th December 2014

An interview with Leo Marshall from Indyhippo at Dragonmeet 2014 where we talk about indy games, the future of story lead games and the UK RP Design Collective. UK RP Design Collective website: Http://ukrpdc.wordpress.com/ MP3 version of this interview available here:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByVpAo4rxDGubExKN0FWMTlqUXM/view?usp=sharing

[Con-RPG] Dragonmeet 2014

By | 8th December 2014

On the 06/12/14 some friends and myself went to Dragonmeet 2014 held in the Ibis Hotel London, having only been to a single face-to-face convention beforehand (back in the dim and misty past when there was a Gen Con UK) I wasn’t really sure what to expect and was a bit nervous if the truth… Read More »

[Video-RPG] RPG Interview – Graham Bottley from Arion Games (Dragonmeet 2014)

By | 8th December 2014

At the recent Dragonmeet Convention we were lucky enough to be able to grab a few minute’s of Graham Bottley’s time to talk about previous projects from Arion Game including (of course) the re-release of Advance Fighting Fantasy, and also what the future holds for Arion. Arion games website: http://www.arion-games.com The MP3 version of the… Read More »