We are pleased to announce the creation of the Social Games Area in partnership with Games Quest and Big Orbit as part of the BYOC hall at Insomnia60!
The area will include comfy sofa's and lighting for you to relax with your friends and play board games when you want a break from the computer screen.
A catalog of tabletop games, courtesy of Games Quest, will be available for you to use during the event, 24/7.
Big Orbit will also be running Magic the Gathering Drafts, twice daily from Friday to Sunday at 10am and 2pm, signup at the help desk with our friendly community admin team. Entry will cost £10, more information will follow closer to the event but please register your interest on the forums.
This area also have the ability to transform in the evenings to allow space for games like Werewolves after 7pm.
That is not all, we will also be running a small selection of Turn up & play PCs in this area which will allow BYOC guests to play with their friends at LAN. Time slots will cost £5 per hour and can be booked at the Tuck shop between 10am and 6pm, Friday to Sunday. Availability will be limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
This area will only be available to BYOC & BYOC guests at the event and is located next to the help desk in the BYOC hall.
See you all there for Werewolves fun!
Geo's Big Insomnia Community Raffle
The Insomnia Raffle was always a highlight of past events where people could risk it all for a chance to win a gaming PC or power supply but really end up walking away with a lanyard or just nothing, those good old days!
Well the raffle is back and better still its free! That's right, free!
Thanks to our current sponsors; Game Reward, Iiyama, Big Orbit Games, Games Quest for giving us some cool things to giveaway and with more to be announced soon!
How it will work - Every BYOC customer will be entered into the raffle with 1 chance of winning as standard. During insomnia60 there will be opportunities for you to increase your chances by taking part in community activities during the event. For Example...
- Sign up for Game Reward or prove you are already a member and get an additional 2 chances...
- Take part in the i-hunt and get an additional 1 chance...
- Win one of the community games scheduled during the event and gain a chance for every win under your belt!
- All opportunities for collecting extra chances will be posted online before the event. Get involved and win more!
When & Where - The raffle will be drawn on Sunday @ 6pm at the help desk and the top prizes will be given away there and then, we will continue the draw for the remaining prizes and post the information online soon after so if you win you can collect your prize before you leave.
More new and exciting things will be announced as and when we get them sorted!
See you at insomnia60!!