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by retrogamefest
Sat Mar 14, 2015 6:28 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015
Replies: 9
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Re: Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015

thingonaspring wrote:Bloody hell. Not been to the West End Centre since the Hairy Things in the late 90s...
I was working behind the bar for quite few Hairy Things gigs, I probably served you a beer! I still know the bass player Andy to this day.
by retrogamefest
Fri Mar 13, 2015 4:47 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015
Replies: 9
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Re: Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015

It might be a good idea to mention that the venue are requesting people to order tickets (although they are free) in order to make sure they don't go over capacity. Get tickets here! What Martin said Seems to me like that's a slightly enthusiastic exaggeration in order to to harvest a load of conta...
by retrogamefest
Fri Mar 13, 2015 5:33 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015
Replies: 9
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Video Game Carnival * Aldershot, UK * 28th Mar 2015

We're very pleased to say that Video Game Carnival has a new venue in Aldershot - The West End Centre. We'll be taking over the bar area of the popular arts centre in Aldershot. We'll be bringing you our selection of weird and wonderful hand-built video gaming attractions alongside a selection of re...
by retrogamefest
Wed Jan 15, 2014 5:24 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
Replies: 14
Views: 634

Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

COMPETITION AND PRIZE NEWS Competition: Multi Game Hi-Score Competition ** Game: Games & Systems announced on the day Prize: 2 x Revival Tickets, 2 x Play Blackpool Tickets, 2 x Play Expo Tickets Competition: Giant Gameboys Knock-out Competition Game: Nintendo Gameboy - Dr Mario Prize: 2DS Console ...
by retrogamefest
Wed Jan 15, 2014 5:54 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
Replies: 14
Views: 634

Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

Grizzly wrote:Ignore the last message. I will be attending after all!
Splendid! Not the same without you :-)
by retrogamefest
Sat Jan 11, 2014 3:33 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
Replies: 14
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Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

More great news on prizes for the competitions. Nintendo have very kindly donated a 2DS Console (the new black and blue one) with The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds and New Super Mario Bros. 2 This will all be given away as one prize for one of the competitions. More details on what prizes w...
by retrogamefest
Thu Jan 09, 2014 5:10 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
Replies: 14
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Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

DPrinny wrote:
retrogamefest wrote: The brewery has unfortunately decided they are going to sell it rather than finding new tenants. It may continue as a pub, but the outlook doesn't look great.
Greenie king?
Yep, same as the Lass!
by retrogamefest
Wed Jan 08, 2014 4:19 pm
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Topic: GEEK 2014 - Margate Video Games Festival 21-23 Feb 2014
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Re: GEEK 2014 - Margate Video Games Festival 21-23 Feb 2014

Video Game Carnival will be at GEEK again this year bringing along our special brand of crazy and possibly some jelly :wink:
by retrogamefest
Wed Jan 08, 2014 4:15 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
Replies: 14
Views: 634

Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

Matt - Did you find a/my copy of Crimson Skies ? I've picked up three more copies now and wondered if you could bring some of your XBoxes for some link-up dogfights? I've not come across it no. Is it a boxed copy or am I looking for just a disc? Let me have a think about where I could fit it in as ...
by retrogamefest
Fri Jan 03, 2014 4:29 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
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Re: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/

Some great news on prizes for the competitions. I've had some amazing donations including: 5 x weekend tickets to Revival and a limited edition silver copy of the History of Ocean book from Revival Retro Events 2 x weekend tickets to Play Blackpool and 2 x weekend tickets to Play Expo from Replay Ev...
by retrogamefest
Wed Dec 18, 2013 3:59 pm
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Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
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Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Video Game Carnival
25 January 2014, The Garden Gate Pub, Aldershot
Link: http://www.videogamecarnival.com
RG Forum Thread: http://www.retrogamer.net/forum/viewtop ... =6&t=47772
Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/369293069874632/
by retrogamefest
Wed Dec 18, 2013 3:33 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14
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Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate, Aldershot: 25/01/14

The Last Video Game Carnival @ The Garden Gate Before any confusion arises, this is the last Video Game Carnival at the Garden Gate NOT the last Video Game Carnival. Why the last at the Garden Gate? Well my sister Cally, who’s been running the Garden Gate for the last 6 years has finally had enough...
by retrogamefest
Fri Jul 05, 2013 4:48 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13

Singapore has been postponed, so the 2 Giant Gameboys are back, the Fruitcade is back and the Laser is back.
by retrogamefest
Fri Jun 28, 2013 6:34 am
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Topic: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13

Can this thread be stickied please :-)
by retrogamefest
Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:32 pm
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Topic: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Video Game Carnival: Aldershot: 13/07/13

Updated first post