everything you need to know
WHAT CHILDREN NEED TO BRING WITH THEM.
A pack lunch and snacks for the day
A refillable drinks bottle (with water in it)
Headphones if they prefer to use them instead of the monitor speakers
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU ARRIVE?
We have 5 car parking spaces in front of our building, if they are full you can park to the right of the ISOCOM building or on the road into the business park. Please do not park in front of any of the other business ‘s as parking is privately assigned.
Press the intercom button on the door and we will let youin.
Parent/Guardian to sign the child and confirm who will be picking them up and at what time.
Each child will be given a name badge and shown to a computer.
Children will be introduced to Gaming Day staff. He or She will then orientate the child by showing them around the facilities and explaining the buildings evacuation procedures and routes. Finally, they will explain the schedule for the day, Game Day rules and how to use the PC’s correctly.
WHAT WILL THE CHILDREN BE DOING?
We host local(off-line) Minecraft servers which have as range of fun and exciting games to play. We will run the minecraft games in the morning and following lunch it is free play on the PC’s and consoles consisting of tournaments, competitions and the children can choose the platform they would like to play on.
ABOUT THE HARDWARE
15 x Shuttle XPC i3, 22” TFT monitor, keyboard, mouse and mouse pads.
5 x High Performance Gaming PCs
VR PC’s running Oculus Rift
PS3, PS4’s, Xbox 360 , Xbox One S’s
WHAT IS A LAN
A LAN party is a gathering of people with computers or compatible game consoles, between which they establish a local area network (LAN) connection between the devices using a router or switch, primarily for the purpose of playing multiplayer video games together.
DURING THE EVENT
There will be drink and toilet / eye rest breaks every 55 minutes, these will also help prevent your child becoming over stimulated.
Each child will need to be signed out by the designated pickup Individual on departure. No child will be allowed off site unless we have prior agreement with the parent/guardian.
Who is this for?
Private hire is for anyone and everyone. Whether it is a corporate team building event, stag or hen party, lads/lasses night, or just for the fun of it.
What does this include
You will have the entire place to your selves and for as many people as you would like. There are 15 PCs on the ground floor, and upto 18 different gaming opportunities upstairs, so overall accommodating 30 people.
You will also have one of our staff members there to assist to ensure all the equipment runs smoothly.
What Does a Gaming Party Entail
Anything you want. We have the gaming arena where mass Minecraft games can be played together, such as King if the Hill, Hide and Seek etc… Or if your child prefers Halo, or Call of Duty and similar genre of games. All can be enjoyed together as a group
Also available is the Loot Room, VIP Room and VR on the 2nd floor. Kids can go and have as much fun on any and every platform provided.
We will have one member of staff with the party. They are there to assist and to lead the party in the games and fun. They can also provide more guided activities if required. We ask that the parent or guardian responsible for booking the party stays at the venue for the duration of the party.
It would be recommended to have a phone conversation with us to determine what your child loves best.
What is there available for food and refreshments
There is a small kitchen which includes a microwave, fridge, and kettle. You are welcome to bring your own food to the venue or order in. There is plenty of space on the 2nd floor for the children to sit and enjoy the refreshments.
Game Day Events want each individual to have the best gaming experience possible. Following the rules will allow all gamers to have fun and enjoy their day. Any violation of the rules could result in that person’s parent/guardian being contacted or asked to leave and be sent home.
Have fun, make friends & talk to others
Respect the building, equipment & our neighbours
Try new games or something different
Share your experience with friends & invite them to come next time
No bad or abusive language
No bullying or aggressive behaviour towards other players or staff
No eating or drinking while gaming or sat at a PC
No running in the building
Do not plug in, touch or interfere with any of the hardware.