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by Arcadian
Sat Jun 06, 2015 11:05 am
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Topic: play blackpool, 2-5 may 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 2366

Re: play blackpool, 2-5 may 2015

For anybody that didn't make the evening screenings of the Atari World 1-1 movie, here's a recording of Jeff Minter introducing the Sunday evening session.

He references the current state of affairs with the current "Atari", so it's quite an interesting watch.
by Arcadian
Fri May 29, 2015 8:09 pm
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Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47371

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Added:

Retro Gaming Night
26 June 2015, Centre for Computing History, Cambridge
Link: here
by Arcadian
Fri May 29, 2015 8:07 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47371

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Added:

PLAY Expo (Manchester)
10/11 October 2015, EventCity (next to the Trafford Centre), Manchester
Link: http://www.playexpo.net
RG Forum Thread: http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtop ... =6&t=50844
by Arcadian
Fri May 29, 2015 8:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: PLAY Expo Manchester, EventCity, 10/11 October '15
Replies: 145
Views: 2620

PLAY Expo Manchester, EventCity, 10/11 October '15

Release copied from our web page ... Manchester’s biggest video gaming show, PLAY Expo, returns for its fourth year! Tickets for PLAY Expo, the North’s biggest gaming expo are now on sale! The show will now take place at EventCity, Manchester on 10th and 11th October 2015. Now in its fourth year, PL...
by Arcadian
Wed May 13, 2015 4:36 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47371

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Added:

PLAY Margate
21/22/23 August 2015, Winter Gardens, Margate
Link: http://www.playmargate.com
RG Forum Thread: http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtop ... =6&t=50753
by Arcadian
Mon Nov 17, 2014 11:21 am
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Topic: wrestling
Replies: 2798
Views: 62593

Re: wrestling

Shared a lift with D'Lo Brown (and a Predator and an Alien!) at the Collectormania event over the weekend. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B2fj47OCQAEiRrT.jpg Also managed to set up WWF Attitude on a Dreamcast for him to play, got some snaps of D'Lo playing as himself, which I thought was pretty wicked!...
by Arcadian
Sun Nov 09, 2014 6:02 pm
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Topic: Cardiff Comic Con anyone?
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Re: Cardiff Comic Con anyone?

So, did you find us? :)

It was good fun!

Facebook pics here for anyone interested!!
by Arcadian
Tue Oct 07, 2014 9:00 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: play expo, manchester, october 11-12 2014
Replies: 220
Views: 4237

Re: play expo, manchester, october 11-12 2014

However I can't find anything on the Play Expo website about timings and all that. Talks schedule here: http://www.playexpo.net/2014/09/29/talks-schedule/ You have Mel Croucher, Cinemaware and Team 17 talks on the Sunday. In terms of Star Wars guests, Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett) will attend on Satur...
by Arcadian
Wed Oct 01, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: play expo, manchester, october 11-12 2014
Replies: 220
Views: 4237

Re: play expo, manchester, october 11-12 2014

Another group photo ... this is from the 2011 show in Blackpool:

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by Arcadian
Mon Aug 18, 2014 6:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47371

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Added: NERG - North East Retro Gaming 20/21 June 2015, Gateshead International Stadium Link: http://www.northeastretrogaming.com Removed: NERG - North East Retro Gaming 5/6 July 2014, Gateshead International Stadium Link: http://www.northeastretrogaming.com Revival - Retro Event 9/10 Aug 2014, Wolve...
by Arcadian
Sat Jun 21, 2014 11:32 am
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Topic: Cheese and cucumber sandwiches
Replies: 34
Views: 677

Re: Cheese and cucumber sandwiches

Plain cheese sarnies are just grand as they are! Can't have the bread getting all soggy by adding stuff like cucumbers, tomatoes etc! If I'm going to add something to a cheese butty it'll be one of the following: - branston smooth pickle (i.e. no bits) - mayonnaise - seedless raspberry jam* - crisps...
by Arcadian
Wed Jun 04, 2014 10:26 pm
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Topic: Odd Paypal query..
Replies: 5
Views: 227

Re: Odd Paypal query..

I've been having exactly the same problem - it first started about a month ago (lasted for about a week perhaps). It's been fine for the last few weeks, but earlier today it started doing the same thing i.e. only showing the card options, as opposed to a bank-funded transfer. The work-around I used ...
by Arcadian
Wed May 07, 2014 11:10 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47371

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Added: Play Blackpool 2/3/4 May 2015, Norbreck Castle, Blackpool Link: http://www.playblackpool.com Removed: RCM Easter Retro Gaming Event 18-21 April 2014, Snibston Discovery Centre, Leicestershire Link: http://retrocomputermuseum.co.uk/index.php/news/forthcoming-events South Coast Slam (Arcade & P...
by Arcadian
Mon Apr 21, 2014 12:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Does anyone else do photography
Replies: 77
Views: 1452

Re: Does anyone else do photography

Darran@Retro Gamer wrote:i'm still an amatuer, but enjoy taking photos of birds
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Just to say ... I love this shot!
by Arcadian
Sun Apr 20, 2014 2:32 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: 2014 Classic Gaming Championship
Replies: 11
Views: 1113

Re: 2014 Classic Gaming Championship

Oh - and just to update the thread with info from the most recent heat ... EGX Rezzed at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham hosted the 3rd heat in the funstock.co.uk 2014 Classic Gaming Championships on 28-30 March 2014. 104 players registered to compete with 50 of them managing to notch p...