Insomnia 68 – Thoughts

Insomnia 68 – Thoughts

Insomnia 68 was a long while ago now so I thought i’d type up a few thoughts about the event as a whole. I’m gonna preface this by saying it was the first one after a long break and as a by product (like a lot of events that took a forced break over the ..

MegaCon Live Birmingham 2022 Thoughts

MegaCon Live Birmingham 2022 Thoughts

It’s been a few weeks since the very first MegaCon Live show down in Birmingham so I thought I’d do a little writeup of how I thought it went. Straight out of the gate I’m going to say that it was really fun. There was a lot of talk about this new event taking up ..

Insomnia #68 Returns!

Insomnia #68 Returns!

Insomnia Gaming Festival is back for 2022 After a bit of a break Insomnia is joining other events in returning to the Birmingham NEC for i68 in 2022. Player1Events will be the team behind the return of one of the biggest gaming events in the UK all while the pandemic rages on. Covid is at ..

Back to the grind!

Back to the grind!

So its been a while since an actual post was posted here. I know not many of you do read here since I’ve started to post most images from events and cons directly on Facebook. I’ve been able to go to so many events that I have neglected the site a bit. Whilst I have ..

Insomnia 64 t-minus 34 days and counting

Insomnia 64 t-minus 34 days and counting

Insomnia Gaming Festival is an event close to my heart. I’ve been down to a few them over the last few years and the latest one, Insomnia 64, is now only 34 days away. The UK’s biggest LAN party has come along way since the early days and now houses all number of communities under ..

London Comic Con – Roars into the ExCeL

London Comic Con – Roars into the ExCeL

Its MCM London Comic Con Time! This really crept up on me, whilst I won’t be heading down to MCM this weekend. Everyone that reads this certainly should if they can. I’m not going to lie, despite my attendance at many events over the years, I have never attended one of the big MCM Comic ..

Insomnia 63 – My Late Thoughts

Insomnia 63 – My Late Thoughts

  Wow, its been a while since Insomnia and I haven’t really written a thing about it. So, whilst late, I thought it best to at least get something written down. I want to start by saying thanks to the lovely people who provided me with a press pass so I could get in. The ..

Insomnia 63 – Summer is almost here

Insomnia 63 – Summer is almost here

The Insomnia Gaming Festival has been going on for many years and since finding a new home in the Birmingham NEC has been expanding and expanding year on year. The summer event is seen as the major in the events series and is generally the biggest of the two held in England. This summers event ..

Insomnia 62 – Thoughts

Insomnia 62 – Thoughts

Easter has just passed and with it so has Insomnia 62, another entry in the long running and largest gaming festival in the UK. This year’s spring event had a slightly different feel over past events. With a noticeable lack of PC and gaming hardware brands in the halls. This means, there was no Scan, ..

Spring Insomnia – A few weeks away

Spring Insomnia – A few weeks away

Insomnia 62 is just a few short weeks away and is taking place once again over the Easter Bank Holiday. Whilst the spring event is normally a smaller affair than the one that takes place over the Summer Bank Holiday. It still has plenty of events and attractions to keep you busy over the weekend. ..

DavePlays @ Play Expo 2017

DavePlays @ Play Expo 2017

Manchester Event City once again played host the north’s largest gaming convention just over a week ago. The Play Expo brought the biggest and best that gaming has to offer, with both retro and current gen gaming showcased throughout the vast halls. With hundreds of games on tap available and ready to play. This meant ..