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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sat 25 Jun 2016 - 8:09

As the (GB) advance party, it is your duty to find a nice looking pub - ideally with some guest ales on. I wish you luck in your search, Drill Sergeant Drunka. *salutes*
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sat 25 Jun 2016 - 10:30

Right. I've had a nap, I'm about to have a shower, then I'll do some more exploring! So far, I've found a 'Spoons, which looks alright as far as Wetherspoons go.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sat 25 Jun 2016 - 10:59

Alvinos Bar, The Cumberland Arms, The Bridge Tavern and the Tyne Bar are all alright for a pint. There's also a really good pub round the corner from Grey's Monument - wish I could remember it's name, but it was definitely quite big, with red paint on the outside. Loads of good craft beer.

There's a BrewDog near the train station, if you're in doubt. Give me a shout on Twitter if you're wanting any other recommendations.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sat 25 Jun 2016 - 11:52

Have a nice time, everyone. Wave
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sat 25 Jun 2016 - 12:13

Have a nice time guys, hope to listen to a Podcast from you guys.

Just talk about Souls in it
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sun 26 Jun 2016 - 12:48

Thanks to all those who made it, had an absolutely brilliant time, and I'm only sorry I couldn't stay for longer; both last night and this morning.

We didn't get to record anything, so here's an idea: each of us writes no more than 1k words on our Newcastle experiences for a Gintendo piece?  Would everyone be up for that?
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sun 26 Jun 2016 - 13:53

Thousand word report? Jesus Christ, that's one way of sucking all of the fun out of it.

Did youse go to the pub?
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sun 26 Jun 2016 - 14:12

Me write something that long? Naaaaahhhhh. The trip was great fun though.

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Did youse go to the pub?

We found a nice wee place called Science near the station that done these science & game themed cocktails, had a few in there & got plenty drinks when we went for food.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sun 26 Jun 2016 - 16:15

I SAID MAXIMUM WRITE FIFTY IF YOU LIKE JEEEEEEEZ
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Sun 26 Jun 2016 - 18:36

Can I interest you in a Haiku?

The meet up was fun
Games, drinks and evil horses
Let's do it again
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 1:05

I'm going to write 1,001.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 6:15

Yeah, it was a fab time and I loved meeting some lads for the first time! Grin Hopefully next time I won't need to be in work and can get there a whole lot earlier. Some ace gaming, too - loved the Runbow and Pokken (protip: don't face Drunka if he's playing as Pikachu Libre Pale ) and Smash was good fun. Shame the hotel TV was so tiny!

Just almost changed Jay's rank to 'The Main One'. Wink
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 8:17

Honestly I just said 1k so that people don't feel the need to write an essay. Shorter (including haiku length) is fine.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 14:35

Treesmurf wrote:
Can I interest you in a Haiku?

The meet up was fun
Games, drinks and evil horses
Let's do it again
Studying

Balladeer wrote:
Honestly I just said 1k so that people don't feel the need to write an essay.  Shorter (including haiku length) is fine.

I don't think smurfs haiku can be topped though. Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 19:53

I had a blast over the weekend, so thanks for making it a great couple of days, gents. That Mario Kart drinking game slayed me, but it made the following WarioWare Smooth Moves session all the better, I think. I wish we'd recorded something, but I think it would have slowed the night down too much if we sat down to record a cast - time better spent playing Smash, Runbow and ripping the shit out of the Super Mario Bros. movie.

I picked up Ghost Trick on Sunday from a CEX about twenty minutes away, which I felt was an appropriate pick considering how loved it is around here. Considering we had very few concrete plans for the meet-up, I'd say it was a grand success.

So... round two? Wink
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 20:42

Round 2, yes please! Gutted to have missed this one, I ended up looking at the prices for trains on the day but it was Ł60 so still had to pass. Definitely up for next time.
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 22:15

Somewhere that is actually in the middle next time, not "basically Scotland" Tongue
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 22:19

Yeah, I'm up for "literally Scotland" next time, to be honest. Wink
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 22:21

Well, I'm seriously considering moving there...
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 22:43

JayMoyles wrote:
I had a blast over the weekend, so thanks for making it a great couple of days, gents. That Mario Kart drinking game slayed me, but it made the following WarioWare Smooth Moves session all the better, I think. I wish we'd recorded something, but I think it would have slowed the night down too much if we sat down to record a cast - time better spent playing Smash, Runbow and ripping the shit out of the Super Mario Bros. movie.

I picked up Ghost Trick on Sunday from a CEX about twenty minutes away, which I felt was an appropriate pick considering how loved it is around here. Considering we had very few concrete plans for the meet-up, I'd say it was a grand success.

So... round two? Wink

Yass! Nice one on getting Ghost Trick (Best game on DS™)

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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Mon 27 Jun 2016 - 23:26

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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Tue 28 Jun 2016 - 20:09

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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Tue 28 Jun 2016 - 20:19

Horse! As long as you're not here to take exception to our pots and pans, welcome to the forum. Grin
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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Tue 28 Jun 2016 - 20:24

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PostSubject: Re: GNamer Forum Meetup In Summer Time   Tue 28 Jun 2016 - 20:44

Me and the horse were pals.

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Summary of the trip:


In the summertime where the weather was pish
I got lost for a bit, met some (sound) lads and had some drinks
We had runbow, we had smash, we had smooth moves, awesome times.
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