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 few minutes at the end of the event with a slightly frazzled but excited Sean and Si. “We have a mutual love of computer games,” a relieved Sean said, “and we wanted to organise something in Leeds which celebrated that.”

One of the night’s attendees, Paul Rayment, gave his thumbs up to the celebratory nature of the event: “There’s a bit of a stigma attached to gaming and sadly, it’s something people tend to look down upon. But here, we can all be proud of enjoying it.”

You can read the full article here.