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TRIPLE BILL Announcement!

Three is definitely the lucky number at PLAY Blackpool, thanks to the amazing Jeff and Ivan of Llamasoft. Continue reading

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Win a Retron 5 with, are the proud headline sponsors of Play Blackpool and are giving you the chance to win a Retron 5! Continue reading


Throwing a ‘Curve’ Ball

Curve Digital has a long history of creating captivating and engaging games on a wide variety of formats and platforms. At PLAY they will be showcasing four brand new games. Continue reading


Talks & Cosplay Schedule Confirmed

Talks are always a key part of PLAY events and this year is no exception.…


RetroCollect Tournament Lineup

The folk at RetroCollect have revealed their tournament lineup for Play Blackpool and it’s another good one. Here’s what they have said… Continue reading


How to make a Racing Game

Steve Lycett ponders the question: Just what is important for a racing game? Learn some of the tricks of the trade as Steve talks through lessons learned from years of making them. Continue reading


The Oliver Twins to appear at PLAY

Andrew and Philip Oliver rose to fame in the 1980s when they developed several hugely successful franchises, including the ‘Dizzy’ adventures and the ‘Simulator’ series. Continue reading

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XBOX One comes out to PLAY

For the first time at a PLAY event we will have a dedicated Xbox One zone, featuring the best of the machine’s downloadable and indie games. Continue reading


Even More Indie Games!

Our fourth selection of awesome indie games include 4-player culinary mayhem, bullet propelled pucks, twisted Breakout and VR sci-fi horror! Continue reading