Game Rats: Modding

26/05/18
Haunt, 182 Stoke Newington Road, N16 7UY, London, UK
Recurring

About:

‘This, our second salon, will be a mixture of mingling and making friends with a series of talks by industry speakers and games makers on the theme of Modding.’

Ticket price: N/A
Estimated attendees: N/A

Event Webpage: http://www.gamerats.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GameRatsLondon/
Twitter: @GameRatsLondon
Hashtag: N/A
Logo/Art:

Brochure/visitor guide/handout: None.

Run by: The Game Rats (Seán Joesbury, Ben Nizan, Alex Perry, K Shonibare-lewis, Penda Tomlinson)
With the help of: N/A
Funders: N/A


Talks given:

  • Becky Leigh
  • Penda Tomlinson
  • Bogdan Vera

Games/Things shown: N/A

Live Games/Experiences run: N/A

Workshops/Jams held: N/A

Games/Things made: N/A

Performances given: N/A

Misc Other: N/A


Photos:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/GameRatsLondon/photos/

Recordings:

N/A

Blogs/articles/write-ups:

N/A


Misc other:

Submitted to Interstice by: Sarah Cole

Game Rats: Firsts

03/03/18
Haunt, 182 Stoke Newington Road, N16 7UY, London, UK
Recurring

About:

‘A free series of 3 x 15-minute talks about games by industry speakers, for those working in games themselves, followed by drinks, talking, and making friends (no nemeses please). This event’s theme is “Firsts”.’

Ticket price: N/A
Estimated attendees: 40

Event Webpage: http://www.gamerats.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GameRatsLondon/
Twitter: @GameRatsLondon
Hashtag: N/A
Logo/Art:

Brochure/visitor guide/handout: None.

Run by: The Game Rats (Seán Joesbury, Ben Nizan, Alex Perry, K Shonibare-lewis, Penda Tomlinson)
With the help of: N/A
Funders: N/A


Talks given:

  • Sophie Sampson – What was the first videogame?
  • Richard Hamer – The Subjective First Person
  • Robin Baumgarten – Line Wobbler (a game played only in the first dimension)

Games/Things shown: N/A

Live Games/Experiences run: N/A

Workshops/Jams held: N/A

Games/Things made: N/A

Performances given: N/A

Misc Other: N/A


Photos:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/GameRatsLondon/photos/

Recordings:

N/A

Blogs/articles/write-ups:

N/A


Misc other:

Submitted to Interstice by: Sarah Cole

VideoBrains June: Accounting

28/06/17 (7pm–10pm)
The Blacksmith & Toffeemaker, London, UK
Recurring

About:

VideoBrains is a night of games discussion featuring the hottest takes, the wittiest wisdom, the talks to talk about. We’re all about creating diverse, inclusive conversation from all points of view and backgrounds on videogames.

Ticket price: £5.80–8.40
Estimated attendees: N/A

Event Webpage: http://www.videobrains.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VideoBrains/
Twitter: @VideoBrains https://twitter.com/VideoBrains
Logo/Art:

Brochure/visitor guide/handout:  N/A

Run by: Jake Tucker, Thryn Henderson, Rosa Carbó-Mascarell, Oli Kill
With the help of: Not applicable.
Funders: Patreon


Talks given:

  • Anna Hollinrake – idle animations are like falling in love
  • Florencia Minuzzi & Dustin Connor – Conversations in Games – no, not the life-changing, world-shattering kind.
  • Tom Battey – Confessions of a Former Monster Hunter
  • Colm Seeley & Stuart Burnside (for the BFI) – Does a Tree have a nationality?
  • Tom Davison – Homes as Emblematic Spaces

Games shown:

Not applicable.

Live Games run:

Not applicable.

Workshops held:

Not applicable.

Games made:

Not applicable.

Performances given:

  • PACMAN: A TRAGEDY IN THREE ACTS – created by Grant Howitt – performed by Elizabeth Simoens, Thyrn Henderson, Adam Dixon, Johnathan Prior, Anna Hollindrake

Photos:

https://flic.kr/s/aHsm3qkU85 (Sarah Cole, Flickr)

Recordings:

N/A

Blogs/articles/write-ups:

N/A


Misc other: N/A

Submitted to Interstice by: Sarah Cole