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by Arcadian
Sun Apr 20, 2014 2:22 pm
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Topic: 2014 Classic Gaming Championship
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Views: 1139

Re: 2014 Classic Gaming Championship

Better late than never, here's "extended coverage" of the first heat of this year's Funstock.co.uk Classic Gaming Championships, filmed at GEEK 2014.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DidIdEafk0g

Video presented by Mat 'Witchfinder' Corne!
by Arcadian
Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:07 pm
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Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Re: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual h

Aye, I don't think folk should worry about attending (any) retro event on their tod - as the odds are that you'll end up leaving with a crop of new buddies! :) If you're worried about missing folk at the event, there are a few approaches you could take. For example, hang round some of the retro stan...
by Arcadian
Wed Apr 16, 2014 12:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47483

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Wow, been ages since I was last about to update the calendar? :shock: Don't suppose any of the mods fancy taking over responsibility for keeping it updated, no? (As I don't check the forum out very often now I'm sorry to say :( ). Anyway, have cleaned up the opening post and added entries for: RCM E...
by Arcadian
Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Re: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual h

Whilst I'm here, some more news updates about the show (mixture of retro, cosplay and indie news). Megalong post ahoy! COSPLAY MASQUERADES CONFIRMED FOR PLAY BLACKPOOL Fans of Cosplay will be pleased to hear that we will be hosting a cosplay masquerade both days at Play Blackpool with prizes for the...
by Arcadian
Tue Apr 15, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Re: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual h

Grizzly wrote:i may have just bought a ticket....

and arranged a room at Norbreck Castle...

see you there!
Wahey - nice one Griz! It'll be great to finally welcome you to one of the Replay shows! See you soon! :)
by Arcadian
Sun Oct 20, 2013 4:08 am
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Topic: Gamecity 8, Nottingham
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: Gamecity 8, Nottingham

Well, the Open Arcade at 10 Fletcher Gate (which Replay are attending) is open all of next week, from 10am till 5pm each day.

Couple of pics:
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It runs until Sat 26th.
by Arcadian
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Re: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual h

Video Game Carnival sign up to Blackpool! Yes, the Ringmaster will be back - bringing ALL of the weird and wonderful exhibits that you saw at Play Expo in Manchester - such as Laser Pong and the Fruitcade - in addition to 1-2 brand new attractions that will be making their debuts in Blackpool. And ...
by Arcadian
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:25 pm
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Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Re: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual h

RetroCollect confirmed as first exhibitor for Play Blackpool! Here's what KATSU from RetroCollect has to say: "If you enjoyed what we had on offer at Play Expo this weekend just gone, you'll be pleased to know we're back in full force come May 2014! Expect competitions galore, a plethora of prizes,...
by Arcadian
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:22 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Play Blackpool - pixelart forum signature
Replies: 0
Views: 203

Play Blackpool - pixelart forum signature

If you fancy helping us spread the word about Replay's return 'home' to Blackpool, feel free to pop the following into your sig!

[url=http://www.playblackpool.com][img]http://www.playblackpool.com/sig.png[/img][/url]

Cheers! :o)
Dave.
by Arcadian
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!
Replies: 188
Views: 5551

Play Blackpool, 3/4 May 14. Replay return to spiritual home!

http://www.playblackpool.com/gfx/playblackpool_forumgraphic.png Play Blackpool aka Play by the Seaside 3/4 May 2014, Norbreck Castle Exhibition Centre, Blackpool Times: 10:30am - 6:30pm each day Link: www.playblackpool.com Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/199830543529357 You now...
by Arcadian
Fri Oct 18, 2013 12:06 pm
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Topic: PLAY EXPO (formerly Replay), 12-13 October 2013, Manchester
Replies: 455
Views: 13916

Re: PLAY EXPO (formerly Replay), 12-13 October 2013, Manches

felgekarp wrote:
pforson wrote:Hi to everyone who I met / re-met at Play. Great fun, shame it went so quick, gutted I couldn't sell more soap.

Ta,
Pete
How much soap was sold over the weekend?
Not enough, evidently! ;)
by Arcadian
Fri Aug 09, 2013 5:00 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: videogame fairs
Replies: 12
Views: 478

Re: videogame fairs

My one issue with replay has always been the lack of multiple sellers, a bit of competition is healthy in business Well in that case you should be in for a nice surprise, as this year re.play (at Play Expo) will be welcoming five different traders to the show, all selling retro console games (and t...
by Arcadian
Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: GEEK 2013 - 21-24 Feb, Margate
Replies: 37
Views: 2134

Re: GEEK 2013 - 21-24 Feb, Margate

Ha, no problem, thanks for the thanks! :)

At the time I was in the press room at the EGL 9 event (which had a blisteringly fast upstream) so uploading the vids wasn't the least bit painful at all! ;)
by Arcadian
Sat Apr 06, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events
Replies: 401
Views: 47483

Re: Upcoming Retro Gaming/Classic Computing events

Thanks for that Jon - added to the European section of the events calendar.