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4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« on: February 21, 2015, 09:57:23 PM »
On the 4th and 5th APRIL (Easter) 2015 we are going
BACK TO BASICS . . .
at the Swannington Institute
Main Street, Swannington, Leicestershire LE67 8QL
- RIGHT where the RCM EVENTS STARTED!

OVER 50 RETRO GAMING SYSTEMS - ALL FULLY PLAYABLE!
2 SYSTEM LINKED STAND UP VIRTUALITY SYSTEMS
plus hopefully for the first time at an rcm event
or indeed at any event for the last 15+ years
a virtuality SD (sit down) system running exorex!

FOOD AND DRINK AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

Come and join in the retro gaming weekend with us.

Day tickets £10 adults and £5 children - Weekend tickets £18 adults and £8 children.
Available now (via our charity giving page - see link below) or just turn up on the day!



Attendees
Saturday
Alex Aris
Mary Aris


Sunday
« Last Edit: May 18, 2015, 09:18:24 PM by AndyRCM »
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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2015, 06:48:21 PM »
Will there be chili on the menu! :)

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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2015, 07:30:15 AM »
I'll be there, I'm really looking forward to it.

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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2015, 08:44:02 AM »
Yeah there should be chilli (and Jacket Potatoes) on the menu . . . ;)
We will confirm later on when the dates get a bit closer.
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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2015, 03:52:07 PM »
Oh that will be great & also there will be a raffle too?(it will help to generate more cash to RCM) :)

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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2015, 10:14:12 PM »
Yes mate - there will be a raffle . . . also stuff to buy too so bring some cash! :)
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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2015, 11:16:05 AM »
I'm really up for this, and my mate Colin is too. See you all therev ;D

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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2015, 11:25:27 PM »
Andy told me about the very cool MSX stuff that will be appearing at Back to Basics, so hope I can make it !

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On the 4th of April 2015, MSX users Al Brown (Valkyre) and Fernando Garcia from the United Kingdom will be representing the MSX at the Back to Basics multi-platform retro event.

Al and Fernando have been allocated two tables and will be showing the MSX, MSX2, MSX2+ and MSX turbo R along with some nice bits of hardware such as MegaFlashROMs, Playsoniq, the Modulon slot expander, FM PAC, the Moonsound and a stack of the best software, both old and new. On top of this they will be showcasing a new MSX game soon to be available on cartridge.

Apart from pleasantly surprising the UK public with the quality of the MSX, it's also a good opportunity for UK MSX users or any MSX fans that happen to be in the area for a visit and a chat.
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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2015, 01:17:16 PM »
Do you have timings for the days, when do the doors open - do you need anyone there early to help out?! - when are we all kicked out?!

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Re: 4th and 5th April (Easter) 2015 - Back to Basics (!)
« Reply #9 on: March 26, 2015, 01:35:12 PM »
The official opening times are:-

11.00 until 6.00pm on Saturday
and 10.00 until 5.00pm on Sunday

If people are around earlier they WILL be drafted in to help! ;)

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