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Discussing tabletop and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to

Jan 23, 2019

This week's hosts: Óisín, Eoin, Mick, and Shane
This week, the party discuss Warpcon, and Irish gaming conventions.

 

00:40 - Heavy thoughts about heavy conventions.
01:01 - Warpcon - UCC - http://warpcon.co/
02:03 - Drink Responsibly - https://www.drinkaware.ie
02:10 - Not just Eoin, back in the archives to 2011. - http://theadventuringparty.libsyn.com/-1-downtime-december-2011-drinking-and-gaming
03:05 - Legend of the Five Rings - https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/legend-of-the-five-rings-the-card-game/
03:26 - Where Finn Bálor (Fergal Devitt) has a title shot - https://www.wwe.com/shows/royalrumble/2019
04:03 - KeyForge - https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/keyforge/
04:32 - Pax Cthuliana - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1990950227/pax-cthuliana-a-cthulhu-scenario
07:45 - Max Max: Fury Road - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1392190/
07:45 - Dark Souls - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dark_Souls
08:11 - "I live, I die, I live again." - Shane is in fact talking about Nux's line from Fury Road, at 2:36 here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W28kNzz50pw
08:15 - "Live, Die, Repeat." - Tagline for the movie Edge of Tomorrow adapted from All You Need is Kill.
09:39 - Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition - http://dnd.wizards.com/
09:48 - The Legend of Zelda - https://www.zelda.com/
14:12 - Lots of ongoing LARPs, fewer one shot LARPs.
14:35 - Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0364725/
19:02 - Irish College Conventions, a little insulur in their marketing and reach?
20:21 - Historically the anime conventions, expos, sci-fi conventions, and non-college gaming conventions have somewhat escaped from the scheduling crush of college cons.
25:15 - Gamercon March 2017, coverage in Irish media.
27:36 - UK Games Expo - https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/
35:34 - Advertise more!