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 ..

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 ..

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, ..

Insomnia 60 – a short review

Insomnia 60 – a short review

It was only a short while ago that the massive insomnia festival hit the big 60. The diamond anniversary of what now is the biggest gaming festival in the UK. This year had some new inclusions, including an area of the exhibition hall dedicated to music. They also had a beautiful live orchestra performing tracks ..

Insomnia 58 – A ‘Short’ Review

Insomnia 58 – A ‘Short’ Review

As always, I’m a bit late to get this post up on the site but thanks for your patience. I’m going to start and give you all a TL;DR Insomnia 58 was a brilliant event and I am glad to have been given the opportunity to attend (Thanks BoonanaJ and Thermaltake) It’s hard to start ..

Insomnia 58 – Just over a week away

Insomnia 58 – Just over a week away

I am lucky enough to be heading on down to Insomnia 58. This years summer event looks as jam packed as ever, with a huge number of events and companies on display over the extended weekend. The big man Boonana J of Team Banana has invited me down, as he will be once again showing off ..

Insomnia Festival Winter Edition (i56 @ Birmingham NEC)

Insomnia Festival Winter Edition (i56 @ Birmingham NEC)

Yes I know it’s a bit late, especially considering that Insomnia 56 took place over the 11th to 13th of December. This was the first time the event was held down at the larger Birmingham NEC. There were a lot of changes to go along with the move, including the option of indoor camping, which considering ..