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Nerd East 2016 – Roll Playing & Gaming Event – Durham

Nerd East 2016
Nerd East 2016

The North East’s Roleplay & Gaming Mini-Con & Kit Fair

Saturday 11th June 2016 – 10am – 10pm – Durham Student’s Union

Tournaments, roleplay, talks, traders, gaming workshops, LARP (Live Action Role Play) and Promotional stalls from societies and organisations.

There will be activities going on throughout the event, such as computer games and board games, as well as periodic activities like sword-fighting and water gun tournaments. There will also be sessions, talks & demonstrations  in hourly and half-hourly slots.

Some successful talks and sessions in recent years have included Matt Pennington’s talk on immersion in LARP; Jo Bath’s talks on medieval medicine and medieval ghost stories; Adrian Tchaikovsky and Russell Smith’s author workshops; North East Charity Daleks’ demo on dalek building; and Durham University Improvised Comedy Society’s improvisation workshop.

Check out the NerdEast website:  nerdeast.org.uk