Fewer coins needed to enter Get into Gaming 3!

Written by Si on May 30, 2013

On Wednesday 12 June 2013, from 6pm onwards, the third level of Get into Gaming starts. On the night we are going to be celebrating the Legacy of LucasArts! We are chuffed to announce that we have now dropped the…

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Dedicate a night to LucasArts? Why? Why not!

Written by Si on May 9, 2013

I was in New York a month back when I heard the news that Disney were canning the LucasArts team. I wasn’t connected to the web much in my time over in the States, but I caught the news one night before…

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Mobile Gaming Flash Mob at the National Media Museum

Written by Sean on May 5, 2013

At Get into Gaming we celebrate video games. The events we run so far have celebrated gaming on devices that are as big as (or bigger than) shoe boxes. Arcade machines. Commodore 64s. Amigas. Xboxes. Those sorts of things. And…

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Get into Gaming #3 is announced: Coming to Leeds on 12 June

Written by Sean on April 25, 2013
GIG3

LucasArts! What more is there to say? The great games those guys and gals made are like a roll of honour of gaming classics. Bring up a list of the Best Games Ever and LucasArts’ fingerprints will be all over…

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GiG #2: Let’s Go Co-Op!

Written by Sean on November 24, 2011
GiG #2 Let's Go Co-Op!

Video gaming with another person doesn’t have to be about the rivalry, about defeating “player 2″ to be victorious. No! Video games can require actually working with the person next to you, about co-operating to win! If you played to win, you had to play together!

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Yorkshire Evening Post reporter spends the evening at GiG1

Written by Si on September 17, 2011

The first Get into Gaming has been covered in today’s Yorkshire Evening Post, as part of the build-up to the 2011 Leeds Digital Festival. The YEP’s reporter Suzanne McTaggart spent the evening at the event, and managed to grab a…

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Get into Gaming featured in Yorkshire Post Digital article

Written by Sean on September 14, 2011
GiG featured in the Yorkshire Post

Behold the golden joystick! In the lead up to the second Get into Gaming, Sean and Si took to posing outside the venue for the upcoming event, the Adelphi, to help drum up some publicity for the event. To mark…

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GiG #1: The Nearly Games

Written by Sean on September 14, 2011
GiG #1: The Nearly Games

Come along for a night of presentations celebrating the games that just never happened. The ideas that never got made. The games that were never finished. And the demos that would have gone much further.

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