Do not collect £200

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Do not collect £200

  1. 1. “ Do Not Collect £200” Gaming on a budget or no budget at all. Carl Cross Derbyshire Libraries
  2. 2. Yellow = you have a budget, congratulations! Green = you have a little bit of money, make it last! Red = you have no money at all.
  3. 3. Board Games Carcassone. RRP £20.
  4. 4. Board Games Castle Ravenloft RRP £50.
  5. 5. Board Games Free to Print and Play! http://printandplay.blogspot.com
  6. 6. Board Games <ul><li>Bring your own games. </li></ul><ul><li>Contact your local shop or club for help advice and maybe a demo game. </li></ul><ul><li>www.findyourgamestore.co.uk </li></ul><ul><li>Design your own boardgames. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Role Playing Games Dungeons and Dragons Starter Set. RRP £19.
  8. 8. Role Playing Games Swords and Wizardry RPG rules. Free to print and play from oldguyrpg.blogspot.com
  9. 9. Role Playing Games Quest of the Golden Book, Summer Reading Challenge game, Summer 2009.
  10. 10. Role Playing Games Use your existing stock!
  11. 11. Tabletop Wargames Memoir ‘44 RRP £40
  12. 12. Tabletop Wargames Operation Tannhauser RRP £60
  13. 13. Tabletop Wargames Games Workshop Starter Sets RRP £60 Photo courtesy of Kate Smyth, Oldham Libraries.
  14. 14. Tabletop Wargames Plenty of free print and play miniatures and rules available. www.onemonk.com
  15. 15. Tabletop Wargames Contact your local wargames club: Gaming Club Network for clubs affiliated with Games Worksop www.gcnm.org.uk/ For independent and especially historic wargames: www.wargames.co.uk
  16. 16. Tabletop Wargames Use action figures
  17. 17. Collectible Card Games (CCGs) Magic the Gathering Starter Sets RRP £15
  18. 18. Collectible Card Games (CCGs) http://magicseteditor.sourceforge.net
  19. 19. Collectible Card Games (CCGs) Free to play virtual CCGs: Elements: www.elementsthegame.com/ Far Wilds: www.elementsthegame.com/ Card Master Conflcit: www.cardmasterconflict.com/cmc/
  20. 20. Massivly Multiplayer Online Games (MMORPGs) World of Warcraft RRP £10 + £9 per month per player.
  21. 21. Massivly Multiplayer Online Games (MMORPGs) Guild Wars From £5-£20 No subscription
  22. 22. Massivly Multiplayer Online Games (MMORPGs) Free to play, but… Lord of the Rings Online www.lotro.com Dungeons and Dragons Online: www.ddo.com
  23. 23. Massivly Multiplayer Online Games (MMORPGs) Runescape www.runescape.com Completely free to play browser based MMORPG
  24. 24. Console Games Photo courtesy of Kate Smyth, Oldham Libraries. Nintendo Wii RRP £180 Xbox 360 RRP £190 £10-40 per game.
  25. 25. Console Games <ul><li>Buy older tech from Game or Gamestation. </li></ul><ul><li>PS2 from around £40. </li></ul><ul><li>Games from £2-£20. </li></ul>
  26. 26. Console Games <ul><li>Ask for donations on Freecycle or from library users. </li></ul><ul><li>Advertise time for users to bring in their own portables. </li></ul><ul><li>Webgames but steer clear of blatant copyright infringement </li></ul>
  27. 27. Where to go for help: Lib Gaming UK: http://groups.google.com/group/lib-gaming-uk Find your Game Store: www.findyourgamestore.co.uk Bek Hawkby, Community Coordinator, Games Workshop: [email_address] Ben Hogg, Esdevium Games: ben@esdevium.com Boardgamegeek: www.boardgamegeek.com Me!: carl.cross@derbyshire.gov.uk. Xbox 360 gamertag: rubbishatgames

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