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The G*M*S Magazine Podcast Episode 93–Conpulsion with Dr. Mike Reddy

Dr Reddy and I had a good natter. One you’ll find interesting, we hope!

For starters we talk about my interview with Matt Buchholtz from Crit Juice. We discuss what makes that podcast successful and the work that goes behind producing something as polished at that, even if a bunch of guys drinking around a game of Dungeons & Dragons doesn’t sound like it.

Conpulsion

In my attempt to visit as many countries as possible and met as many gamers as my brain will possibly be able to remember, this year I decided to take a couple of days and visit Conpulsion, in Edinburgh.

Ian Livingstone and Steve Jackson at Dragonmeet

The USA has GenCon and in the UK we have Dragonmeet. It might not have the size and length of GenCon, but it is a seriously cool little convention that takes place every in London and gathers the most prestigious publishers in the British scene and some of the most well-respected authors in the RPG…
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A UK Games Expo 2012 Review

Well this is my first ever review of my first ever UK Games Expo so a double cherry popping!

As this was my first expo/convention in over 20 years of gaming, given that I’m currently 39 I sort of understood from listening to several podcasts (admittedly American ones) what to expect but was still overwhelmed by the sheer amount of ‘stuff’ that was present as well as the number of people that attended.

Gary Games Offers Chance to Win Four-Day Gen Con Indy Badge

SAN DIEGO, April 24, 2012 – Gary Games, a top industry gaming company, will be hosting the Ascension World Championship Qualifier event leading up to its inaugural Ascension World Championship at Gen Con Indy 2012 on Aug. 16 through 19. The World Champion Qualifier events will be held in local game stores throughout the country…
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