Festival Fringe Meet the Fringe

Meet the Fringe: Realms

Ahead of London Games Festival, Games London is speaking to some of the creators behind this year’s line-up of exciting and eclectic events. Today, Luke Caspar Pearson, Lecturer in Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, tells us a bit about REALMS.   Tell us a bit about your event. REALMS is an evening of informal talks at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. The event will be a series presentations by …

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Festival Fringe Meet the Fringe

Meet the Fringe: Space Ape

Ahead of London Games Festival, Games London is speaking to some of the creators behind this year’s line-up of exciting and eclectic events. Today, Space Ape content marketing guru Deborah Mensah-Bonsu tells us about the two events that the firm has planned for the Fringe. Tell us a bit about your event. Space Ape is holding two free Fringe events during the London Games Festival. The first is an Analytics evening which we’re hosting with …

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Meet the Fringe: More than just a Game III – Games and Interactive Entertainment Law

Ahead of London Games Festival, Games London is speaking to some of the creators behind this year’s line-up of exciting and eclectic events. Today we speak to Queen Mary University of London’s Dr Gaetano Dimita, Lecturer in International Intellectual Property Law at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies about the upcoming conference, More than just a Game III Tell us a bit about your event. More than just a Game is an international conference on …

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Meet the Fringe: Game On – Contemporary Board Game Study Day

Ahead of London Games Festival, Games London is speaking to some of the creators behind this year’s line-up of exciting and eclectic events. Today, we speak to James Wallis from Spaaace games consultancy, who will be chairing Game On: Contemporary Board Games Study Day at the V&A Museum of Childhood Tell us a bit about your event. The Game On: Contemporary Board Game Study Day is a conference for anyone with an interest in modern …

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Meet the Fringe: Rabble

Ahead of London Games Festival, Games London is speaking to some of the creators behind this year’s line-up of exciting and eclectic events. Here, we speak to Charlotte Roach, the founder of exercise event Rabble Tell us a bit about your event. Rabble got bored of boring exercise. We just wanted to make exercise as social, enjoyable and fun as it was when we were kids. So we brought those games back. We play everything from British Bulldogs …

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Festival Fringe Media Release News

OVER 25 EVENTS CONFIRMED FOR LONDON GAMES FESTIVAL FRINGE 2017

-Exciting and diverse schedule of nearly 30 alternative events will complement the London Games Festival between 30 March and 9 April -Highlights include exhibition at the V&A, horror game lock-in at a games-themed pub, and live game and music costume rave -London Games Festival is backed by the Mayor of London as part of a ground-breaking project to support, grow and promote the games and interactive entertainment sector and make London the games capital of …

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR THE LONDON GAMES FESTIVAL FRINGE 2017

Once again an exciting and diverse array of events will support and complement the London Games Festival this April. We are inviting independent games companies, meet-up organisers, brands and media owners to join us in a huge celebration of games in the capital city.   The Festival Fringe is dedicated to independently run events of all sizes, and last year ranged from product launches and tournaments to theatre shows and workshops. Events in different or …

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Rumpus: Pick Your Own Misadventure – Win Two Free Tickets

London Games Festival in partnership with Rumpus is giving away two tickets to this SOLD OUT London Games Festival Fringe event. One night only and it is happening tonight, 1 April starting at 10pm. To enter, retweet/share our tweet/post on the first day of the festival: link found here: Facebook Twitter Instagram Give away terms and conditions found here. We spoke with Elizabeth Simoens, Founder of SeaSylph Games and the brains behind the game aspect of this …

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FRINGE BENEFITS

FRINGE BENEFITS

We love our Festival Fringe. It’s awesome. We keep reading through our freshly-announced events lineup and grinning.   If anyone has ever doubted the ingenuity and imagination of the London games scene, well, they’d better like the taste of humble pie.   Our Fringe has games tournaments and interactive live experiences, get-togethers in bars and thought-provoking talks in institutes of learning. You can take part in ‘codeaoke’ (yep, it’s a thing) or sing along to …

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