Games Clubs

Edinburgh Games Clubs

Edinburgh has a whole host of games clubs playing all sorts of games. So we've compiled a handy list of who they are and where and when they meet.


Roleplaying

GEAS

Edinburgh University Roleplaying Society (open to non-students)

Wednesdays: 2 sessions 1-5pm, 6-10pm, Pleasance Sundays: 2 sessions 1-5pm, 6-10pm, Teviot, Mezzanine Check www.geas.org.uk for more details or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ORC

Open Roleplaying Club Meet upstairs in The Meadows Bar, Buccleuch Street on Saturdays between 12:15 and 12:45 with games starting at 1pm and running until 5pm. Open and friendly to both new and younger players. www.orcedinburgh.co.uk usually has details for what games are running each week and there is a contact form on the website.

Watt-Gamers

Heriot-Watt University’s roleplaying, board and card game society, yep they do it all.

Heriot-Watt campus Tuesdays 7-10pm (Wargaming) Thursdays 7-10pm Sunday 1-6pm (Board-gaming) and 7-10pm www.wattgamers.co.uk or join the mailing list www.rpglist.org/cgi-bin/listinfo/wattgamers-chat


Card, board and war games

FAQ

University of Edinburgh Card & Board game society (open to non-students) Tuesday nights from about 6ish, Meadows (Moo) Bar upstairs, Buccleuch Street.

Magic CCG

Monday Nights - Gateway Magic, Black Lion Games Bring along a constructed deck of your own and then open play from 6 till 9pm with special cards when you collect enough points www.black-lion.co.uk/event

Edinburgh Backgammon

Edinburgh Backgammon meets several times a month at Out of the Blue in Leith. (32-36 Dalmeny Street Edinburgh 0131 555 7100) £2 per session. Check out their website for meeting times. http://www.meetup.com/Edinburgh-Backgammon/

Lord of the Rings TCG

Monday nights at Black Lion from 6pm Mostly bring a deck and play but occasional booster drafts www.black-lion.co.uk/event

[elg]

Edinburgh League of Gamers (18+) Wargames, CMGs, board games ... bring and share! Wednesdays 6-11pm at 11 Hillside Crescent, EH7 5EA £2 entry or £1 to members www.black-lion.co.uk/societies/elgor email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information

EU Wargames

Edinburgh University Wargames Society (open to non-students) Tuesdays 6 – 11pm and Saturdays 12 – 11pm both at the Pleasance www.euwargames.org.uk

SESWC

Historical and war gaming club with board and roleplaying games meets at the Royal Navy and Marine Association, 1 Broughton Road, Edinburgh Thursday nights 7-11pm and an all day meet up on the 1st Sunday of the month www.seswc.co.uk or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


LARP

Isles of Darkness

Changeling: The Lost – 1st Tuesday of the month

Forsaken (Werewolf) – 2nd Tuesday of the month

Awakened (Mage) – 4th Tuesday of the month

All at the RAF Club on Hillside Crescent from 7pm This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. is the email address of the Edinburgh Domain Storyteller to find out more details on the games.

Embrace

An old World of Darkness Larp with multiple events each month. www.embraced.org.uk

Figureheads and Footnotes

Semi-regular LARP in Edinburgh linked with Watt-Gamers. Check the website for dates of upcoming events and the rules system. www.figureheadsandfootnotes.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

No Rest for the Wicked

No Rest for the Wicked is a full-contact LARP focusing on swashbuckling, exploration, intrigue and trading inspired by the Warhammer 40,000 Rogue Trader RPG. Our game is focused around the ever changing world of the Rogue Trader Dynasties who are caught up in a quest for wealth and power on the edges of Imperial society.

We run major events on a regular basis throughout the year as well as ad-hoc events throughout the year for smaller groups. To find out more, visit our website http://www.norestforthewicked.org.uk or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Clubs outside Edinburgh

Roleplaying Card, Board and Wargames

Legion Games Club

Meets the second Sunday of every month in the British Legion, new Row, Dunfermline. A variety of games and periods are being played. Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., call 01383 722347 or join the yahoo group legion_games01@yahoogroups.

LARP

Maelstrom

www.profounddecisions.co.uk

Cuckoo’s Nest

The Cuckoo's Nest is a Live Role-Playing Society set up and run by students past and present of Glasgow University. Membership is not limited to students, anyone can join! Adventures are run on 3 Sundays in a month and a weapons' practice at 2:00pm on the weekends where no adventure runs. www.thecuckoosnest.co.uk or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Curious Pastimes

www.curiouspastimes.co.uk

Lorien Trust

www.lorientrust.com

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