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May 24, 2006 at 11:41 pm #5344AnonymousInactive
Hello i was wondering is there any lan parties ever in ireland and where? we had a few in limerick and clare with or loca gaming centre but that wasnt much of a big win “free gaming for 1 month”
Please help me out
May 25, 2006 at 6:17 am #31833AnonymousInactive
there seems to be a fair few organised in Cork and Galway – check out Boards.ie for details or Room101/org. There’s a big LAN event in Galway weekend after next
Skyclad could probably tell you more, he used to organise these events himself
Also we (IGDA that is) are working with the Digital Hub to bring the World Cyber games to Ireland this Autumn. More news as it becomes available
May 25, 2006 at 8:01 am #31837AnonymousInactive
Indeedy, as Tony said, the LAN Parties forum on Boards.ie is always a good place to start as is Room101.org. You’ll probably notice some severe bitching on the former however so I suggest you simply ignore it, go to the events and enjoy them. It seems to be confined to the organisers of the events however the new LAN Community Meetings that have started to be organised should recify that situation soon.
Upcoming LANs are..
MidLans in Athlone – May 27th/28th
Gamecon 9 in Dublin – 2nd/4th June
Galways LAN XVI – 9th/11th June
UL in Limerick also host their own LAN and theres a guy on Boards trying to get one started in his cafe in East Clare too so you might want to check them out too. Also, if you’re in a college, things should be taking off significantly on the Intervarsity gaming scene this year, at the moment we’re still in the planning stage so I’ll have more news as things develop. :D
May 29, 2006 at 10:55 pm #31930AnonymousInactive
lol the LAN centre opening in limerick is owned by a ex sponsor he is cool tho and owns about 5 gaming centers now and 3 more opening never colleges :) thanks for the tip aswell i might be going to the galway one :D . Work on trying to get CPL to ireland lol :lol:
May 29, 2006 at 10:58 pm #31931AnonymousInactive
May 30, 2006 at 8:40 am #31937AnonymousInactive
Can you make it slightly smaller?
May 30, 2006 at 12:01 pm #31947AnonymousInactive
errrr why ? :? any clan forums i go to 400×150 is the normal size
May 30, 2006 at 12:50 pm #31949AnonymousInactive
This is not a clan forum?
May 30, 2006 at 1:17 pm #31954AnonymousInactive
Cos big animated sigs are really annoying?
May 30, 2006 at 1:49 pm #31957AnonymousInactive
Wow. Nearly half a meg too. I sure hope no-ones browsing this forum on a dialup connection.
May 30, 2006 at 3:03 pm #31961AnonymousInactive
Really, bloody hell!
Dave can we have a size restriction on sigs?
Alternatively, a way for dial-up people to turn them off?
May 30, 2006 at 3:31 pm #31963AnonymousInactive
alternatively away to detect if they suck or not before they are posted?
May 30, 2006 at 3:38 pm #31962AnonymousInactive
Now now everyone play nice, its just a simple misunderstanding. I’m sure our new friend need not fear for his life in case of admin-sneak-attack methods on dark nights
May 30, 2006 at 4:33 pm #31970AnonymousInactive
Its not about Assassin, its just something that seems to becoming more popular these days. Personaly, I hate them all :D
May 30, 2006 at 4:36 pm #31971AnonymousInactive
right you take assassin, I’ll take gizmo and max
May 30, 2006 at 4:44 pm #31972AnonymousInactive
I actually forgot about my monstrosity, consider it gone. :)
May 30, 2006 at 5:38 pm #31978AnonymousInactive
Not Max’s!! It’s Max Payne for heavens sake that just rocks!!!
May 30, 2006 at 6:10 pm #31982AnonymousInactive
Not Max’s!! It’s Max Payne for heavens sake that just rocks!!![/quote:27f99e4a08]
It’s Max Payne Vs. The Sims, even better!!
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