UK Games Expo Press Round-Up

June 20, 2018 by crew

While of course, OnTableTop was at UK Games Expo there were myriad other outlets who went along to the event and we thought it would be pretty awesome to combine together their coverage so that you can check out a wide range of coverage from this year's event.

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Of course, we had a brilliant time and can't wait to be back again next year. But, let's dive in and see what everyone else found!

Board's Eye View

Museum Rush

As well as doing little write-ups on the games that they covered, the Board's Eye View group on Facebook also put together a number of different 360-degree images of the games they covered so you can get a good look at each of the games and their components.

Unlucky Frog Games

Unlucky Frog Gaming

The team from Unlucky Frog Games put together two different Podcast Episodes HERE and HERE which go into detail about their experiences at the event. They also have plenty of other ace episodes to get stuck into so delve deeper into their archive!

Random Nerdery

Random Nerdery

For a great written overview of the convention make sure to check out this ace one here from Random Nerdy which has plenty of awesome impressions of the event within it.

Pear Of Geeks

If you're looking for a great rundown of the event in video form then this is worth checking out from Pear Of Geeks and Becky "Dungeon Girl" Rose.

The Game Pit

thegamepit

The Game Pit crew put together two different Podcast episodes looking at the range of different games they played over the weekend HERE and also one on the big Treasure Hunt they did during the show.

The Meeple Show

If you're a fan of games and you come from a German audience then maybe The Meeple Show and their footage above will be worth checking out as they checked out games from the show.

Roll The Dice

Roll The Dice

The team at Roll The Dice write for a Dutch audience and so pulled together a range of articles looking at their experiences at the event as they travelled over from the Netherlands.

The Rolistes Podcast

The Rolistes

The first of the folks we wanted to highlight was The Rolistes who put together not one, not two, but three different podcast episodes looking at the event and their thoughts on it as a whole. Make sure to give them a listen.

Darker Days Radio

Darker Days Radio Icon

Next up, we're tuning in to the guys Chris and James from Darker Days Radio who got some awesome interviews with Grimlord Games, Mythic Games, Lamentations Of The Flame Princess, the SINS RPG crew, Onyx Path Publishing and Modiphius.

Monkeys With Fire

Monkeys With Fire

We also think you should go and check out the livestreamed content from Monkeys With Fire who was at the event covering a range of games as well as his impressions of the show this year. Make sure to delve back into the clips for a rundown of his thoughts.

Brit Roller Six

Brit Roller Six

Focused very much on Dice Masters, the game from WizKids, Brit Roller Six were delving into that game throughout the convention. So, if you want to go and check out their content as they looked at some new cards you can check in both HERE and HERE.

It's More Than Just Gaming

Its More Than Just Gaming

John Sharp of It's More Than Just Gaming has been talking about the convention over on his blog. He has an in-depth look at some of the games that stuck out to him and what he thought of the convention as a whole so it's worth checking out another perspective!

Irregular Magazine

Irregular Magazine

The folks at Irregular Magazine are soon going to be covering the convention as part of their next issue so watch out for that one if you want to get stuck into their content on the event. In the meantime, check out their blog for more awesome content.

The Game Shelf

The Game Shelf

Fiona and Amy of The Game Shelf have not only created a rundown of their experiences over the days they attended the UK Games Expo, but delved into more of their thoughts on the games too with some nice summaries of the various games they got to play at each booth they visited. You can check out both of the links to their content HERE and HERE.

Ellerium Games

The team at Ellerium Games had a superb time and the convention and you can see their highlight video above as well as links to the rest of their content over on their blog!

Glitchfree Gaming

glitchfreegaming

The team at Glitchfree Gaming produced three podcast episodes that you can check out all about the UK Games Expo. You can check out each of them HERE, HERE and HERE. See another of their articles HERE too.

Thrones Of Games

Throne Of Games

Throne Of Games went along to the event with their family and talk you through some of the awesome things they saw during the event. They played a wide range of games including one that I am really looking forward to, Holding On!

Rhian Westbury

Rhian Westbury

Rhian Westbury talks about two of the great games that she was able to play at the event this year. Come and find out what they are!

Boards & Booze

Boards & Booze

The Boards & Booze crew give folks a rundown of exactly what they're favourite games were from this year's event. You have to give props to a crew who love their ale and their board games.

WhoDares Rolls

The WhoDares Rolls team gave us a BIG debrief on what they thought of the event this year and run a Youtube channel packed with content for you to get stuck into.

The Offline Gamer

The offline gamer

In Podcast form, the folks at The Offline Gamer give their impressions of what it was like being at the UK Games Expo this year.

Critical Twits

This bunch of fine gentlemen have given everyone a run through of various games that they played at the convention on their channel as well as VLOG-style pieces which show off a little of their journey to the event too.

Rahdo Runs Through

Rahdo of Rahdo Runs Through was at the event this year and uses his unique personality and style to dive into the awesome things that he was able to check out from the event this year.

Sprues & Brews

Sprues & Brews

Focusing on lots of miniature-based content from the event, Sprues & Brews was wandering around talking to Games Workshop and many other companies at the event this year in their videos.

Run Last Click

Run Last Click

The popular Netrunner podcast will have a new episode about their experience at the convention this year available soon.

Board Game Opinions

Above you can see their preview video for the UK Games Expo, but the team at Board Game Opinions have also been producing videos over on their channel about a lot of the awesome games they were able to pick up and play at the event.

Polyhedron Collider

Polhedron Collider

First off, awesome name. Secondly, make sure to check out some of the experiences that they had at the event this year with the link above taking you through to their coverage of Detective.

Behind The Box

The enthusiastic couple that makes up Behind The Box has created not one, but three videos looking back at their time at the UK Games Expo this year.

Tabletop Tribe

tabletoptribe

Check out three very in-depth reviews from the UK Games Expo over on their blog as well as some sneak peeks at some awesome games that might have escaped your attention.

The Giant Brain

The Giant Brain

Over on their website, The Giant Brain has not only done videos on their thoughts about the expo over the three days but also some first time reviews of a series of big games which saw their first outing at the event as well.

CptnMingo

More video-style content here from CptnMingo who has put together a nice video looking at all aspects of the convention which was indeed full of awesome nerds.

JTR Podcast

JTR Podcast

Wow, there is a lot of content to check out here. If you want to dive into a lot of different board game reviews and previews from the event, this is a darn good place to start!

Tabletop Games UK 

Tabletop Games UK

Make sure to delve into their blog coverage of the event in a series of different round-ups across the days starting with Day One. They even got a great hands-on with Age Of Sigmar: Champions.

Clubit 

Clubit

Check out a run through of the three days at the convention from their perspective and maybe spot some games you might have missed.

So, that's all for now but as other outlets release their content on UK Games Expo we'll make sure to get you a look at their stuff too!

Watch this space!

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