Monday, 17 August 2015

7 Nights of gaming, Board gaming and war gaming in Manchester!

Manchester Gaming groups

Game any night of the week for gamers in Manchester area..

every now and then i'll check to see if its upto date if possible..



Monday :
The Warf
group size 50+
upstiars of a nice pub!
all sorts played
Carcassonne, X-wing, Netrunner, Splendor, battle star Galatica, the Resistance etc etc..
pretty much everything

https://www.facebook.com/groups/tabletopmanchester/439668656205398/?comment_id=439679702870960&notif_t=like


Tuesday:

Manchester fab cafe : Boardgame pals @ Fab cafe
FAB cafe do Tuesdays and there are more listed at:
facebook.com/groups/boardgamepals

Altringham : wargaming club based in Altrinham, South Manchester. We meet every Tuesday 7-11pm at St. Georges church hall Altrincham
Plays Infinty Kings of war, D&D, Vanguard, Deadzone Boardgames 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/altrinchamgamingclub/


Wednesday:


D&D role playing @ fanboy 3 game shop, drop in games called D&D encounters
currently at time of posting several tables i beleive they have taken over the shop on this night
freindly good mix of dms and players

https://www.facebook.com/groups/524623760932908/

Card games:
small group of game of thrones players and netrunner players meet regularly
www.portstreetbeerhouse.co.uk/

Boardgames again:
Salford & manchester  gamer haven @ Pendleton Gateway
https://www.facebook.com/SMGHaven/

Game forge home of guild ball creators close to Trafford center  think they do other nights too well friday and weekends but that me for specific release events 
https://www.facebook.com/TheGameForge/

Eccles has Maws Manchester Area Wargamers
Wargamers
https://www.facebook.com/groups/mawspage/ 
Boardgamers
https://www.facebook.com/groups/124983124843858/ 


Thursday

Bolton;
like the Warf  all sorts played mostly boardgames, less 2 players type games

https://www.facebook.com/groups/193763524094798/?fref=ts

also now playing infinity and guildball, know a few with warmahords too

This one seems a little gameworkshopy:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/963809707010932/

Friday:

Wigan : http://wigan-wargames.co.uk/wiganwargames/default.asp
https://www.facebook.com/groups/170911554697/?fref=ts



Saturday:

Rochdale : https://www.facebook.com/groups/132814486891731/?fref=ts
or https://boardgamegeek.com/guild/1559

Oldham  Diced tea https://www.facebook.com/groups/1560752834164031

Sunday:

Bury
this group supports the local fire station:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/787806781242526/?fref=ts


there are other group out there too

i've not been to them but i've head of ones specific to werewolf game nights and many more
no excuses not to game at least once a week!



Not to mentions other games stores out of town
Element games Stockpot
and
Harlequins Preston
and
New game cafe in Bolton
https://www.facebook.com/SliceandDiceBolton/



how finding games group just search!
:-

Facebook
Boardgamegeek.com
meetup.com
ask in the game stores ( Fanboy 3 / Travelling man)

Good Luck

I recently found this very nice google map of game clubs in the UK:

https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=zLTmapQJdYvI.kLmWjt89CCFc











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