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GirlGeekUpNorth

GirlGeekUpNorth

Blog from a girl geek up North

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Escape Room, Stoke – CSI

Escape Room, Stoke – CSI

We popped down to Escape Room’s newest site in Stoke to play one of their new games CSI. Locked in a killer’s home, would we escape in just 60 minutes?

AIY Projects with Raspberry Pi & Google

AIY Projects with Raspberry Pi & Google

AIY Projects is a free hardware kit which enables you to add voice interaction to Raspberry Pi projects, & was issued free with MagPi 57.

Everything you need to know about Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing

Everything you need to know about Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing

Urban axe throwing has finally made it’s way to Manchester, so we popped over to Whistle Punks to see what all the fuss was about…

Crystal Maze Manchester – Start the fans please!

Crystal Maze Manchester – Start the fans please!

This month sees the launch of the Crystal Maze Manchester ‘ultimate team experience’! Now we’ve been keeping an eye on this ever since the indiegogo campaign launched in 2015. We ‘almost’ backed the project, but couldn’t quite commit Thank you for reading! GirlGeekUpNorth x Like me on […]

UK Games Expo 2017 Preview

UK Games Expo 2017 Preview

This year we’re heading back to attend the UK Games Expo 2017 to bring you the best new games, and it’s going to be even bigger than last year!

Game Review – T.I.M.E Stories, Expedition: Endurance

Game Review – T.I.M.E Stories, Expedition: Endurance

I don’t often jump straight in with a verdict on my reviews but… I loved Expedition: Endurance! Prepare yourself for a horrifying journey to the frozen wastes of Antarctica! In Expedition Endurance, the fourth expansion for T.I.M.E Stories, a temporal anomaly of the worst sort has opened […]

Urban Exploration – Newsham Park Asylum, Liverpool

Urban Exploration – Newsham Park Asylum, Liverpool

Newsham Park Asylum is a site I’ve wanted to visit for a while, and we had the opportunity to do an explore very recently. Thankfully no ghosts appeared…

Pandemic Legacy: October – December

Pandemic Legacy: October – December

It’s been one hell of a journey, but we’re finally at the end of our Pandemic Legacy adventure. Spoiler alert – Disaster Averted!

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20 Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes

20 Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes

In honour of today being 20 years since the first episode of Buffy aired, I’m bringing you my 20 best Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes.

Game Review – Unlock!

Game Review – Unlock!

Unlock! is an escape room inspired tabletop game. As avid fans of the escape & tabletop gaming genres, what would we make of this new amalgamation?

Manchester International Film Festival 2017

Manchester International Film Festival 2017

MANIFF 2017 returned to Odeon Printworks for it’s third year, with themes of Rising Stars, Be who you are, Say what you feel, and Women in Film.

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Game Review – Quests of Valeria

Game Review – Quests of Valeria

Quests of Valeria is a card drafting based game for one to five players. The aim of the game is to get more Victory Points than your opponents.


My Diary

2016 – My Year in Review

2016 – My Year in Review

2016 for me has been the best! I have done so many new things, and my life is moving in an amazing direction. Let’s have a look at some of the highlights for 2016!

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