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Here you’ll find a directory of upcoming UK gaming events

  • Tue
    31
    Dec
    2013
    Wed
    01
    Jan
    2014
    12:00 pmHeart of Gaming Unit 10A Cullen Way, Acton, London, NW10 6JZ

    Heart of Gaming, London's newest arcade is planning a New Years Eve party, which will last from midday on New Years Eve to midday on New Years Day. Tickets are £20 and first come first serve.

    To find out more https://www.facebook.com/TheHeartOfGaming

  • Sat
    11
    Jan
    2014
    12:00 pmNottingham TBC

    StreetPass East Midlands presents Combat time!!! As well as the usual StreetPass stuff, we are planning some combat related fun. Street Fighter IV 3D, Dead or Alive Dimensions, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, Pokémon X/Y and Bomberman Blitz.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/708955262462461/

  • Sun
    12
    Jan
    2014
    15:00 - 22:00Meltdown London, 342 Caledonian Road, N1 1BB London, United Kingdom

    "Well it's time to detox and to work off some of that Christmas belly so get yourselves to Meltdown on the 12th for a calorie burning Hunt and lets work out your thumbs .

    We will be Starting from 3pm till late . There will be the normal dinner run at 6pm".

    For more details and to RSVP see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/811380785544899/

  • Mon
    27
    Jan
    2014
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Room, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LN

    "Join us at our Children’s Question Time event where our panel of some of the brightest minds in children’s media will be debating key issues facing the industry today and answering questions submitted in advance. Our panel of experts will be discussing issues such as creative risk taking, franchise dominance, new revenue streams and how to deal with more controversial content".

    For more info and to RSVP see : http://bafta.ticketsolve.com/shows/873507948/events

  • Fri
    31
    Jan
    2014
    Sun
    02
    Feb
    2014
    10am (11am on the Sunday - 4pm (3pm on Sunday)GAME Derby, 46 St Peters Street, DE1 1SH Derby

    Nintendo have invited StreetPass East Midlands and Streetpass Derby attendees to come and play the new Mario Party at the GAME store in Derby! Possible visit to pub or café for more 3DS shenanigans may take place afterwards...

    For more info/to RSVP see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/1397419330514999/

  • Sat
    08
    Feb
    2014
    Sun
    09
    Feb
    2014
    TBCThe Rocket Complex London Metropolitan University, 166-220 Holloway Road, London, N7 8DB

    The London Anime Con is back, and this time there's a whole building dedicated to games! "The event will see over 100 setups and over 200 gaming titles available to choose from. Gaming shall take place in three rooms; the Tournaments Zone, the Publishers Hall and the Community Lounge.". We can't hide our excitement!

    For more info/to buy a ticket please see here : www.londonanimecon.com/

  • Sun
    09
    Feb
    2014
    3:00 pmMeltdown Bar, 342 Caledonian Road, London, N1 1BB

    Join us at Meltown on Sunday 9th February from 3pm til late for a special celebratory event to mark the news that Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate has been confirmed for UK release! Whether you are a veteran hunter or new to the game, all are welcome!

    For more details and to RSVP please see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/417701888364054/

  • Sun
    16
    Feb
    2014
    12:00 pmBroadway Cinema, Broad Street, Nottingham

    Come along and StreetPass and play some Mario Party!!

    Facebook Event link: http://on.fb.me/1diCiSW

  • Fri
    21
    Feb
    2014
    Sun
    23
    Feb
    2014
    11am-midnightUnit 10A Cullen Way, North Action, London, NW10 6JZ

    For this weekend, The Heart of Gaming Arcade in London's North Acton will be hosting an location test for the upcoming Ultra Street Fighter IV game which will be on from Friday 21st February to Sunday 23th February.

    For more info check out Heart of Gaming Facebook

  • Sun
    23
    Feb
    2014
    13:30 - LateMeltdown London, 342 Caledonian Road, N1 1BB London, United Kingdom

    You all know the deal by now : a bunch of Sonic the Hedgehog fans get together to chat, drink, play games etc. Hosted by various 3DSBlessed members. 18+

    To find out more/RSVP see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/571207212959354/

  • Sun
    23
    Feb
    2014
    3:00 pmSouthbank Centre

    The Monster Hunter community are heading out to the Southbank Centre this time to hunt together in a more 'cultural' location so come along and hunt with us in style.

    For more details and to RSVP please see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/1415113372069659/

  • Sun
    23
    Feb
    2014
    TBCTBC

    The Streetpass Leeds gang are getting together for their 3rd meet! Much has left to be confirmed, but expect excitement and plenty of 3DS-playing shenanigans!

    For more info and to RSVP see here : https://m.facebook.com/events/227232960781986

  • Sat
    22
    Mar
    2014
    5:00 pmMeltdown Bar, 342 Caledonian Road, London, N1 1BB

    Monster Hunters are all gathering at Meltdown on 22nd March for a hunting party! Come along, get some megapotions from the bar and get hunting!

    For more details and to RSVP please see here: https://www.facebook.com/events/628534037199658/?previousaction=join&ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular&source=1

  • Fri
    28
    Mar
    2014
    Sun
    30
    Mar
    2014
    Varies depending on day28-30 March 2014. The NEC, Birmingham, UK

    EGX Rezzed is a gaming convention brought to you by the same team behind EGX London. It has an emphasis on PC and indie gaming, but you'll also find some of the latest console games. Other attractions include the developer sessions and the Leftfield Collection. Not to be missed.

    http://www.egxrezzed.net/

  • Tue
    01
    Apr
    2014
    6:00pm to 8:00pmLas Vegas Soho Arcade, 89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    Las Vegas Arcade in Soho will be hosting a Streetpass meetup and a Pokemon X&Y Tournament for the first time.

    Some tournament details:

    - Entrance Fee: £3 (Pot)
    - Game: Pokémon X & Y for the 3DS System.
    - Time: Registration; Anytime from 3PM onwards, please see Toby!
    - Tournament; 6PM to 8PM approx
    - Prize pot: Winner - 50% - Second - 30% - Third - 20%

    For more info check out:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/220474181482946/

  • Sat
    05
    Apr
    2014
    12:00 pmWalkabout (Upstairs), Frair Lane, Nottingham

    StreetPass East Midlands presents our next big event featuring a MASSIVE Mario Kart Tourney.

    Also other stuff will be happening too, A WiiU with Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate running all day and a Wii (maybe) as well.

    Keep an eye on Facebook event for updates https://www.facebook.com/events/835201899840208/

  • Thu
    10
    Apr
    2014
    7pm to midnightScenario Bar, 97 Stoke Newington Rd, London N16 8BX

    Loading have moved into their new home in Dalston's Scenario Bar and are hosting their launch of their new home and their new drink menu on Thursday 10th April from 7pm to midnight.

    More info about the event and Loading Bar at https://twitter.com/drinkrelaxplay

  • Sat
    19
    Apr
    2014
    4:00pm to 9:00pmThe Somerset Hotel, 6-7 Dorset Square, Marylebone, London, NW1 6QA

    Monster Hunter Community UK are hosting another event in London's The Somerset Hotel which is near Baker Street station which will make it easy to get to.

    For those that went to their Halloween or Christmas events you will expect to have the same perks as before such as beverages and competitions.

    To RSVP please click on the Event page

  • Sun
    27
    Apr
    2014
    1:30 - 4:30Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, SE1 8XX London

    Premier meet-up for StreetPass UK's London charter! All ages welcome! Collect StreetPass hits! Play Mario Kart 7/Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate/Pokémon X and Y (plus other games) with others! Make friends!

    For more details/to RSVP please see here : https://www.facebook.com/events/1407200506204447/

  • Sat
    03
    May
    2014
    Sun
    04
    May
    2014
    10:30 - 6:30Queens Promenade, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 9AA

    "The UK’s favourite Arcade, Indie & Retro video gaming expo (Replay) is returning to its spiritual home at the Norbreck Castle Exhibition Centre over the early May bank holiday on the 3rd/4th May 2014"!

    For more info and to buy tickets please see here : http://www.playblackpool.com/

  • Sun
    04
    May
    2014
    5:00pm to 8:00pmMeltdown London, 342 Caledonian Road, London, N1 1BB

    After the easter hunt, its back to normal for Monster Hunter London meetups at London's Meltdown Bar.

    To find out more and to RSVP click here

  • Wed
    07
    May
    2014
    Thu
    08
    May
    2014
    St Mary's Sq , Gateshead Quays Gateshead Tyne and Wear, NE8 2JR
    GameHorizon aims to be Europe's most relevant forward-looking games industry event. With a combination of inspirational sessions, debate and networking it's the place to plan the future of your video game business.

    Inspired by the wider entertainment markets, speakers are hand-picked by the GamesIndustry International editorial team for experience and knowledge of their respective fields. Sessions are targeted at future opportunities and industry growth through new technology, creativity and financial success.

    With over 250 decision-makers, CEOs and creative talent in attendance, GameHorizon is an essential addition to the games industry calendar.

    http://www.gamehorizon.net/tickets

  • Wed
    14
    May
    2014
    6:00pm to 8:00pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour Street, London, W1F 0UB

    UPDATE: Due to the pending tube strike this event have been moved back to the 14th May 

    Soho's only gaming arcade Las Vegas are hosting another Pokemon and 3DS Streetpass event

    - Entrance Fee: £3 (Pot)
    - Game: Pokémon X & Y for the 3DS System.
    - Time: Registration; 5:50PM. please see Toby!
    - Tournament; 6PM to 8PM approx
    - Prize pot: Winner - 50% - Second - 30% - Third - 20%

    To RSVP and know about the tournament rules click on this link https://www.facebook.com/events/234979363369954/

  • Thu
    15
    May
    2014
    9:30 - 4:30Keyworth Centre, LSBU, Keyworth Street, London, SE1 6NG

    "GameCamp is an all-inclusive one-day event about games, gamers, gaming, game making and game culture. It throws its doors open to everyone from players, students, designers, programmers, publishers, writers, artists, philosophers and more. It covers videogames, tabletop games, street-games, games as art and science, and pretty much anything you want to talk about".

    For more details/to buy a ticket please see here : http://www.eventbrite.com/e/gamecamp-7-tickets-11033819451?aff=es2&rank=54&sid=b481b387d5e111e38db022000ae901a9

  • Fri
    16
    May
    2014
    09:30 - 17:30Innovation Birmingham Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt street, Birmingham , B7 4BB

    Keynote presentations and panels by well-known game journalists such as Guy Cocker, Will Freeman and Keith Andrew. Meet and greet pub session to follow

    For more details and to buy a ticket please see here : http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/launch-meet-the-games-press-marketing-professionals-tickets-10972479983?aff=es2&rank=16&sid=ba60ca35d5dd11e3a3a222000ae901a9

  • Wed
    21
    May
    2014
    6:00pm to 8:00pm89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    Soho's Las Vegas Arcade are hosting a MK7 tournament and in addition a good opportunity to get some streetpasses.

    To RSVP and to find out the rules click here

  • Sat
    31
    May
    2014
    12:00pm to 5:00pmPelican Plus Community Hall Grummant Road, Peckham, London, SE15 5NF

    Nintendo Spot will be hosting their first 2014 event in London's Peckham at the Pelican Plus Community Hall, not far from Peckham High Street. Mario Kart 8 (Wii U) is released on the 30th May and as such they want to hosting a launch party to celebrate it.

    Check out Nintendo Spot's FB page to RSVP

    https://www.facebook.com/TheNintendoSpot

  • Wed
    04
    Jun
    2014
    7:45 pmThe Book Club, 100 Leonard St, London, EC2A 4RH

    Gamerdisco are hosting their MK8 launch event at Shoreditch's Book Club near Old Street station. As well as the latest Mario Kart, they have the original SNES version.

    To RSVP, click here

  • Thu
    05
    Jun
    2014
    6:00 pm to 8:00 pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, Soho, London, W1F 0UB

    Las Vegas Arcade Soho are hosting another Pokemon tournament after the last two events were successful on the 5th June. For those without Pokemon X/Y, you can still come and get those streetpasses to collect puzzles or defeat the monsters in Streetpass Quest 1/2.

    For more info and to RSVP click here

  • Fri
    06
    Jun
    2014
    7:00 pmThe Eagle, Brighton, East Sussex

    "Every month the games industry in Brighton meets at the Eagle to celebrate being awesome.  We work in a great city, in one of the greatest industries possible.  Come down and say hi, share your stories and learn about all the great studios in Brighton". 

    • Facebook: Brighton Games Industry (Group)
    • Linkedin: Brighton Games Industry (Group)

    Have questions about Brighton Games Industry Drinks? Contact Brighton Games Industry

  • Sat
    07
    Jun
    2014
    12:00 pmWalkabout (Upstairs), Frair Gate, Nottingham

    Featuring Mario Kart 8, Smash Bros Brawl and more TBC

    Keep an eye on event page on Facebook for more info https://www.facebook.com/events/507487266024376/

  • Mon
    09
    Jun
    2014
    6:30 pmBournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB

    "Video games are hotly debated within society and this presentation will explore what research shows about the topic. This will include important questions such as whether we develop any skills by playing games, whether playing violent game make us more violent and whether games addictive".

    For more details and to RSVP please see here : http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/what-do-we-learn-by-playing-video-games-tickets-10894613081?aff=es2&rank=4

  • Sat
    14
    Jun
    2014
    12:00 pmHeart of Gaming, 10 Cullen Way, Acton, London, NW10 6JZ

    Street Fighter 3: Third Strike tournament Gutter Trash, returns to the HOG on the 14th of June.

    There are still sign ups available in the 2v2 tournament and there is a reserve list operating for the singles tournament as it is currently full. If you are interested in entering please email guttertrashuk@gmail.com.

    For more info check out HOG's Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/TheHeartOfGaming

     

  • Wed
    02
    Jul
    2014
    7:45 pmThe Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, London, EC2A 4RH

    GamerDisco (formerly known as Nintendisco) are hosting another event at Shoreditch's Book Club with the latest games and many retro games.

    To RSVP and for more information check out their event page

  • Sat
    05
    Jul
    2014
    Sun
    06
    Jul
    2014
    11:00am to 7:00pmRocket Complex, London Met Uni, Holloway Road, N7 8DB

    London Anime Con are hosting another 2014 meet at London Metropolitan University's Rocket Complex on the 5-6th July.

    For more information on prices and events check out

    http://www.londonanimecon.com/index.php

  • Sun
    06
    Jul
    2014
    4:00pm to 11:30pmAquum, 68-70 Clapham High St, Clapham, London, SW4 7UL

    Reztron are hosting a SEGA themed meetup in Clapham's Aquum Bar for some more SEGA gaming from Master System to the Dreamcast.

    With major sporting events happening on the same weekend as our next event it'll be rude not to inject a bit of retro sporting theme to it with Italia '90 ,Virtua Tennis 2 and Virtua Racing on the big screen.

    This time we'll be taking over the whole of Aquum...so expect it to be BIGGER and BETTER than last time!

    Plus old favourites such as Virtua Cop,Sonic 2 and SFII will be present...

    To register for this event go to Eventbrite

    Reztron's Official Site Reztron

     

  • Sat
    12
    Jul
    2014
    3:00pm to 6:00pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, Lonon, W1F 0UB

    For you all DDR fans or dancers in general, Las Vegas Arcade are hosting their 2nd DDR tournament of 2014.

    To find out more info and RSVP click here

  • Mon
    14
    Jul
    2014
    7pm to 10:30pmScenario Bar, 97 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, London, N16 8BX

    London Game Space are hosting a launch party for several upcoming indie games such as One Spear Arena, Tango Fiesta and Q.U.B.E (Director's Cut) and will be at Dalston Scenario Bar which is also home to the well-known Loading Bar.

    To get tickets for this event check out their Eventbrite

    To follow London Game Space's twitter account https://twitter.com/LondonGameSpace

     

  • Thu
    17
    Jul
    2014
    5:00 pmThe Hoxton Pony (Basement) , 104-108 Curtain Road ,London, EC2A 3AH

    Reztron are back in Hoxton and with another SEGA meet/drink up

    Re-live the golden years with legendary Japanese games from the yesteryears on all four generation of SEGA consoles (Master System,Mega Drive,Saturn,Dreamcast).
    • Legendary games include,Streets of Rage 2,Golden Axe, Final Fight,Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist, Alien Storm,Comix Zone, Michael Jackson's Moonwalker, DJ Boy, Double Dragon and many more...
    • Sexy Bang & Olufsen,Sony Trinitron,LG,Philips CRT TVs and a 120" Projector screen
    • Competition
    • Retrogaming Prizes to give away 
    • 3-D gaming (80s styley!)
    • 2-4-1 Cocktails and selected Food offers until 9pm
    • 80s/90s KARAOKE on the SEGA Wondermega
    • Anime/Gaming Cosplayers are encouraged to attend
     
    To register for this event go to Eventbrite

     

  • Fri
    25
    Jul
    2014
    Sun
    27
    Jul
    2014
    Times vary on each dayEarls Court One, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London.

    For more information and to purchase tickets go to http://hyperjapan.co.uk/

    Opening times:

    Friday 25 July: 12:00 – 19:00
    Saturday 26 July

    First Session: 9:15 – 14:15
    Second Session: 15:15 – 20:15
     
    (*The event is completely closed between 14:15 – 15:15)
     
    Sunday 27 July: 9:30 – 18:00
     
     
  • Sun
    03
    Aug
    2014
    1:30 pmRoyal Festival Hall

    We were going to wait til the release of a certain video game in fall to do our next meet, but later decided we simply couldn't wait that long after all. So without further ado I give you the Impromptu StreetPass London Summer Meet!

    Expect more MK7, MH3U and Pokémon shenanigans. Oh, and don't forget to fully charge your 3DS the night before! =D

    We meet at 1:30 pm. Then, around 4pm, we'll be heading outside of the Royal Festival Hall for some outdoor gaming.

    Please RSVP here : https://www.facebook.com/events/679042825509418/

  • Wed
    06
    Aug
    2014
    18:00 - 23:00Matsuri St James's 15 Bury St, London, SW1Y 6AL

    Reztron are going all Matsuri for their next event to mix it with SEGA consoles.

    The following games will be playable: Shinobi,Strider,Space Harrier 3-D,Final Fight,Streets of Rage 2,Bangai-O,Bomberman,Shenmue,Jet Set Radio, Godzilla Generations, Shutoko Battle,Dragon Ball Z,Fighters Megamix,Street Fighter II

    To get tickets go to Eventbrite

  • Fri
    15
    Aug
    2014
    5:00pm - 6:30pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    Las Vegas Arcade Soho are hosting another Pokemon/Streetpass event had their Central London arcade:

    ~ The Essentials! ~
    • Entrance Fee: £3 (Pot)
    • Game: Pokémon X & Y for the 3DS System.
    • Time: Registration; 4:55PM. please see Toby!
    • Tournament; 5PM to 6:30PM approx
    • Prize pot: Winner - 50% - Second - 30% - Third - 20%
    • Amount of pot is determined by the number of participants.

    For more info and to RSVP click here

  • Thu
    21
    Aug
    2014
    5:00pm to 12:00amThe Hoxton Pony, 104-108 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3AH

    Reztron are back at their home in Hoxton on Thursday 21st August with an Outrun/Summer theme.

    FREE food until 9pm.

    To check out more , click on Eventbrite

  • Sat
    30
    Aug
    2014
    Noon to MidnightHeart of Gaming Unit 10A Cullen Way, Acton, London, NW10 6JZ

    London's famous arcade The Heart of Gaming (HOG) are having a musical theme at the end of August with their event.

    Games include:

    In the groove, dance dance revolution, guitar hero, rock band and more.

    Band tournament and guitar VS guitar tournament signups coming soon so get practicing.

    Also they are live bands in the evening.

    £10 entrance fee

    To sign up go to their Event Page

  • Wed
    03
    Sep
    2014
    7:30 pmThe Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 4RH

    GamerDisco are returning to the Book Club in London's Shoreditch for another session of gaming. Games include Pacman, Metal Slug, Smash Bros and Game Boy classics.

    To find out more and to RSVP click:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/263944337129687/

  • Fri
    12
    Sep
    2014
    5pm - 6:30pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    Las Vegas Arcade are hosting another Pokemon X/Y meetup for you all Pokemon players and even for those without the game you can collect your Streetpass here.

    To find out more and to RSVP click here

  • Sat
    13
    Sep
    2014
    2:00pm to midnightOval Space, 29-32 The Oval, Cambridge Heath, London, E2 9DT

    Here at Joypad we strongly believe in the adage that you either go hard or go home. With that in mind, this month’s #superwarehouse will be a 10 hour gaming/dancing/partying BEHEMOTH of a shindig with DOUBLE THE GAMES and DOUBLE THE TUNAGE. As even the most hardened party animals need refreshment - we’ll be providing barbecued goodness in our courtyard throughout the day.

    To find out more and to purchase tickets click on Oval Space

  • Thu
    25
    Sep
    2014
    Sun
    28
    Sep
    2014
    TBCEarls Court, Warwick Road, London, SW5 9TA

    Britain's best gaming convention (formerly known as Eurogamer) returns to Earl's Court this September. As always expect the very latest games to be on show and playable at the event. Most recommended.

    www.egxlondon.net/

  • Sat
    27
    Sep
    2014
    1:00pm to 3:00pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    • Entrance Fee: £3 (Pot)
    • Game: Pokémon X or Y for the 3DS System.
    • A 3DS of course.
    • Time: Registration; 1PM. Please see Toby!
    • Tournament; 1PM to 3PM approx.
    • Prize Pot: Winner – 50%, Second – 30%, Third – 20%
    • Amount of pot of determined by the number of participants.

    Please find the Facebook event page here;
    www.facebook.com/events/1568216486733856/1569029626652542

  • Sun
    28
    Sep
    2014
    12 noonWalkabout (Upstairs), Frair Lane, Nottingham

    So the new Pokémon games will be out soon. So lets send off X&Y with a big tournament!!! Please read the All the Marbles post for the rules on Facebook

    All the usual StreetPass stuff will be happening (I think it will also be National StreetPass Weekend)

    Monster Hunters: I will have the WiiU running MH3U from 12 until 2pm.

    We mill also do a Smash Brawl tourney 😉

  • Wed
    01
    Oct
    2014
    6:00pm to 7:00pmLas Vegas Arcade Soho, 89-91 Wardour St, London, W1F 0UB

    ~ BASICS & PRIZE POT ~
    • Bring your own console (3DS)
    • 8 players per cup; 2x/3x simultaneous 8 player tournaments if needbe!
    • Entrance Fee: £3 (£1 towards LV, £2 into the prize pot)
    • Prize Pot: Winner 1st: 50% 2nd: 30% 3rd: 20%

    To RSVP and more info click here

  • Sun
    05
    Oct
    2014
    1:30pm to 5;00pmRoyal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, London, SE1 8XX

    Join us on the 5th of October to celebrate the launch of Super Smash Bros for 3DS! Expect a fun-packed tournament and Smash Bros general knowledge quiz with prizes! We'll also have our usual mix of friendly banter, laughs-a-plenty and all your favourite games including Mario Kart 7, Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate etc.

    Hope to see as many of you as possible! This is an open group so feel free to invite your friends with the invite button.

    Join Streetpass London and RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/1460577850862896/

  • Sun
    05
    Oct
    2014
    4:00pm to 11;00pmAquum, 68-70, Clapham High Street,Clapham, London, SW4 7UL.

    Re-live the golden years with legendary games on all four generation of SEGA consoles...Master System! Mega Drive! Saturn! and the Dreamcast! ...and mix it up with 2-4-1 Cocktails and elevator Karaoke in Clapham's Aquum Bar provided by Reztron

    To RSVP on Eventbrite Click here

  • Sun
    12
    Oct
    2014
    Mon
    13
    Oct
    2014
    EventCity, Phoenix Way, off Barton Dock Road, Urmston, Manchester, M41 7TB

    Play Expo returns to EventCity, Manchester on 12-13 October 2013 after a hugely successful debut last year.

    Play Expo will expand considerably on last years show and will once again feature four distinct events:

    • re.play (retro systems and arcade/pinball machines)
    • now.play (previews of the latest games and hardware)
    • pro.play (casual and competetive tournaments)
    • cos.play (costime competitions and dealers/traders)

    For all the latest news about the event, see www.playexpo.net

  • Wed
    15
    Oct
    2014
    7:30pm to 11pmThe Book Club - 100 Leonard Street, EC2A 4RH London, United Kingdom

    BOO! Scared ya. As Hallowe'en approaches, Gamerdisco goes spooky, with ghastly gaming challenges, terrifying tournaments and macabre multiplayer action. Line-up includes...

    RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/1526588644225457

  • Thu
    23
    Oct
    2014
    6:00pm to 11:00pm104-108 Curtain Rd, London EC2A 3AH

    Details to come soon. www.reztron.co.uk

  • Sun
    26
    Oct
    2014
    TBAMerchant Adventurers Hall, Fossgate, York, YO1 9XD

    Fans of the British Sonic the Comic book series have set up their own convention in York, headed by T-Bird of Summer of Sonic fame!

    More details to come later.

    RSVP at

    https://www.facebook.com/events/453808928094146/

  • Fri
    31
    Oct
    2014
  • Sun
    02
    Nov
    2014
    14:00 - 18:00The Coronet, 338-346 Holloway Road, N7 6NJ London, United Kingdom

    15th SonicLondon meet. Come along, have a drink, play some games and chat with other Sonic fans about that most beloved of gaming franchises!

    18+

    RSVP here : https://www.facebook.com/events/668679306549149/

  • Sat
    15
    Nov
    2014
    Venue in London (To Be Confirmed)

    ENTRY FEE: £3
    VENUE: TBA
    DOORS OPEN: TBA

    TOURNAMENT RULES:

    - Your Pokemon must be kalos-born only. If a Pokemon does not have a blue pentagon in its summary, it is considered unplayable in this event.
    - Your team cannot hold the same item.
    - ALL legendaries are banned in this tournament.
    - You are only allowed to put ONE Pokemon from your opponent’s team to sleep.
    - Gengar, Blaziken and Kanghaskan are not allowed to hold a mega stone.
    - This tournament is doubles VS based.
    - Fissure, Guillotine, and Sheer Cold – i.e One-hit K.O moves are banned.
    - You cannot have Pokemon with the same Pokedex entry in your team.

    Facebook details here; www.facebook.com/events/851963701493884

  • Sat
    22
    Nov
    2014
    4pm to 11pmAquum Bar, 68-70 Clapham High St, London, SW4 7UL

    To celebrate the 20th anniversary for the SEGA Saturn, REZTron are hosting a Saturn themed event at Clapham's Aquum Bar.

    • Legendary SEGA Saturn games (incl.Virtua Cop,House Of The Dead,SEGA Rally,Daytona USA,Virtua Fighter 2,Fighters Megamix,Street Fighter II,Street Fighter Zero,Mortal Kombat 3,NiGHTS,Bomberman,Sonic Jam and many MORE...)
    • RETRO CRT TVs and Projector screens
    • SEGA Rally time attack competition (Desert course).The current Guinness World record stands at 2 min 30.73 sec set by Justin Towell (UK) on 29 January 2009.
    • WIN a SEGA Saturn+game+Virtua Fighter plush+More for the fastest time on SEGA Rally (Desert course)
    • Drink offers until 9pm 80s/90s
    • KARAOKE in an ELEVATOR!
    • DJ, spinning some retro House/RnB/Techno and
    • more surprises...

    RSVP at http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/saturnday-sega-saturn-20th-anniversary-special-tickets-13580033245?aff=eorg

  • Mon
    24
    Nov
    2014
    7:00pm to 11:30pm Scenario Bar, 97 Stoke Newington Rd , London , N16 8BX

    To sign up click here

    VR in a Bar is as the name suggests virtual reality games in a licenced premesis.

    As nobody died the first or second time round it's back again!

    If you haven't played with headsets like Oculus and want a chance to sample, make games and want to meet other developers or just have a drink and look on at puzzeled at people wearing headsets looking gormless this is for you!

    Game wise we'll have Oculus mk.2 running Elite Dangerous which is the shiny HD ready headset for even more escapism.

    Our two kits will be running the best demos we stumble accross on the internet.

    We'll also have a Durovis Dive here which can help turn your smart phone into a mobile VR machine.

    And more....

     

  • Fri
    28
    Nov
    2014
    2:00pm to MidnightHeart of Gaming Arcade ,10 Cullen Way, London, NW10 6JZ

    The Wii U version of Super Smash Bros will be released on the 28th November 2014 and to celebrate Heart of Gaming (HOG) are having a event in which they have 4 Wii U consoles and as SSB Wii U has 8 player mode that means 32 players.

    To find out more and RSVP click:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/488205314653158/

  • Sun
    30
    Nov
    2014
    12:30pm to 5pmThe Lord Nelson Pub, 243 Union St, London, SE1 0LR

    Sean Ryan of Smash Bros Community UK is hosting another tournament at Southwark's Lord Nelson Pub

    RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/269230193201086/

  • Fri
    19
    Dec
    2014
    4:00pm to 8:30pmCapcom Europe The Metro Building, 3rd Floor, 1 Butterwick, Hammersmith, London W6 8DL

    Monster Hunter Community UK are hosting a Christmas meetup at CAPCOM Europe's HQ in Hammersmith.

    To RSVP click here

If you have a UK-based gaming event you’d like featured in this directory (and/or if you’d like the team to promote your event in an article) please send details to helendoherty “at” mail.com