DS:London 100th Meet Up

As many of you may know Ready Up have long had strong ties to the most excellent guys over at DS:London. So it is with great pleasure that I now hand you over to the mighty Joe with the following announcement.

Well, it has finally happened! DS:London will be officially be hitting the 100th meetup this Saturday! For this very special occasion, DS:London will be hosting an extra special affair event and wish to invite all of the London gaming community to come along to (especially if you own a DS!). The event will kick off at Regents Park (weather permitting) 2pm for a slightly more relaxed and chilled start. Around 6pm part 2 of the meetup will be commencing at our regular venue the Horse and Groom on Great Portland Street. Here, there will be a big party setup with food, nibbles, balloons and usual gaming shenanigans till late!

Hard at it!
Hard at it!

Main details:
Part 1 – Park Party – Starts 2pm at Regents Park, please click here for a map.
Nearest Tube : Great Portland street, Baker Street.

Part 2 – Main party – Moving to the Horse and Groom from 6pm onwards to closing time.
Nearest Tube: Oxford Circus, alternative Great Portland Street or Tottenham Court Road
Directions: Walk out of the tube station up towards Tottenham Court Road, take the turning up Great Portland street. Walk about 5 mins and look our out for the Horse and Groom pub on your right. The party is upstairs!

Horse And Groom Pub (info)
128 Great Portland St

For further info, please email [email protected] or check out our Meet Up page.

Team Ready Up and DS:London doing what we do best!
Team Ready Up and DS:London doing what we do best!

DS:London is a social gaming meetup group that organises regular events around playing Nintendo DS usually around central London. The group has been running over 4 years. During this time, DS:London have organised or participated in 4 charity gaming tournaments in aid of Red Nose Day and Children In Need, joint meetups with other gaming groups, hosted specials events for the London Gaming Festival Fringe, a record attempt, organised gaming sections for conventions and a lots of regular gaming evening meetups.

We play as many of the different games against each other using the Nintendo DS wireless multiplayer capability. Popular games include Tetris, Mario Kart, Bomberman, 42 all time classics, Pokemon, Brain Training, Mario Mini Games amongst many others!

The format of the meetup is in a format that we welcome both new and experienced gamers, we try to take pride on us being a very approachable social gaming group. The games vary from being both competitive and casual , but ultimately and more then anything else aims to be fun! With over 200 members and between 10-30 people per meetup, there’s always a party at DS:London.

For more information about DS:London please visit :
Facebook & Twitter.

DS:London is a non-profit group run by volunteers and are not affiliated with Nintendo or any other private organisation.







One response to “DS:London 100th Meet Up”

  1. Joe aka thiswayup avatar
    Joe aka thiswayup

    wow, this looks like a fantastic meetup. Really looks like a fun loving crowd.

    FULL DISCLOSURE : I am part of that fun loving crowd 🙂

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