The Average Gamer

December Events for Gamers in London

Christmas season is coming and it looks like gamers should have a great December (provided they live in or within easy travelling distance of London). Not only is there the NamcoBandai X Capcom Community Fight Club at Namco Station on 3rd December, there are loads of other games events coming up:

Capcom Christmas Community Day

On Saturday 10th December we’re throwing open the doors and giving you the chance to play some of the up coming games from next year’s line up including Street Fighter x Tekken, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City and Asura’s Wrath!

More info here
When? Noon to 5pm, Satudday 10th December 2011
Where? The City Arts & Music Project, 70 – 74 City Rd, London, EC1Y 2BJ
How much? Free! (Register on the Capcom forums and then PM the UK community manager Fonix)

Richard Garriott – Tales of Fantasy and the Final Frontier

Richard’s passion for exploration has taken him from underwater explorations of the Titanic, to hunting meteors in Antarctica, each adventure giving him new stories to tell but also firmly rooted in exploring the significant science that can come from these activities. His life long dream to explore space drove him to create new ventures to make it possible, such as the X-Prize and Space Adventures Ltd. In 2008 Richard realized a lifelong dream by visiting the International Space Station.

More info here
When? 6:30PM, 14 December 2011
Where? ArtsTwo Lecture Theatre, Mile End Campus, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS
How much? Free! (But you have to book in advance)

Hear tracks from LA Noire performed live

Jazz FM will host a special evening at historic Grade II listed Cobden Private Club on Friday 2nd December with a unique performance by The Real Tuesday Weld, the musical minds behind songs sung by character Elsa Lichtman in the game and performed by real life German singer Claudia Brucken; (I Always Kill) The Things I Love, Guilty and Torched Song.

More info here
When? 9pm – 1am, 2nd December 2011
Where? Cobden Club, 170 Kensal Road, London, W10 5BN
How much? £10. (Buy tickets)