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  1. How about a WC3 tournament at the next epic?

    I just hope it gets the same modding community behind it, half the fun with WC3 was the mods out there (including Dota itself of course!), used to have great fun at LAN parties with things like line tower wars and dodge the aroused priest!
  2. How about a WC3 tournament at the next epic?

    I can't see people playing it yet, but maybe when Reforged is out it could be a different story, sadly Reforged isn't until late 2019, as I can't wait to play it!
  3. Fighty games?

    There's usually a fighting fun tournament each event, but we are considering fighting titles as a main tournament too for some variety.
  4. Epic 25 - The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

    Don’t normally weigh in on feedback until it’s all in and reviewed, but to clarify, there is no arrangement for staff to skip the queues at either the bar or catering. If its busy, it can be difficult at times to see who is waiting having been in that position myself before. The bar for the new layout is still being discussed but there may be multiple bars as one of the options to ease the queues at times. It is really hard to judge the staffing and if it’s over staffed then more cost = more expensive drinks ultimately. The peak times this event were strange compared to others so that may have been part of the problem if staffing levels had been set based on previous trends.
  5. Indoor sleeping

    Pendeen and Boat House
  6. epic25 - Menu & Catering Feedback

    These arent necessarily the prices as they're from Feb, but it's pretty much unchanged from: Should have a list of the local ales soon.
  7. epic25 - Menu & Catering Feedback

    Here's the menu for epic25 available from the on-site catering. Breakfast Served from 8.00am - 11.30am Big Breakfast - £6 (or £16 if you pre-book all 3 days before the event) - 2 bacon, 2 sausage, 1 egg, 2 hash browns, beans, mushroom, 2 slices of toast & cup of tea or coffee Small Breakfast - £5.00 - 1 bacon, 1 sausage, 1 egg, 1 hash brown, beans & a cup of tea or coffee Vegetarian breakfast available (as above with vegetarian sausage & extra egg) Bacon roll - £3.00 Sausage roll - £3.00 Hash Brown & Egg roll - £2.50 Large Breakfast Roll - £4.00 (all of the above) Sweet Belgian Waffle with/without Bacon & Maple syrup - £3.00/£2.50 Beans on Toast - £1.75 2 Slices of Toast with Butter & Marmalade - £1.00 Tea/coffee - £1.00 Lunch Menu Served from 12noon - 4pm Bacon & Cheese Panini - £3.50 Tuna Melt Panini - £3.50 Cheese & Sweet Chilli - £3.00 Burgers, Wings & Sides Served 12noon - 9pm Beef Burger - £3.20 Pulled Pork Burger - £3.70 Bacon & Cheese Burger - £4.00 Spicy Refried Bean Burger (V) - £3.20 Southern Fried Chicken Burger with Tomato Salsa & Cheese - £4.50 Epic Burger (Double burger, double bacon & double cheese) - £5.50 Chicken Wings (x7) with very hot sauce - £5.00 Onion Rings (x7) - £1.50 Chips - £1.50 Side Salad - £1.00 Evening Meals Served 4.30pm - 9pm You can also pre-purchase an evening meal voucher before th eevent covering all 3 evenings for £13.50 (main meal option or up to £5 from burgers and sides) Thursday Evening - Italian Night Spaghetti Bolognese - £5.00 Chicken & Tarragon Pasta Bake - £5.00 Tomato & Mascarpone Gnocchi - £4.50 Friday Evening - Chippy Friday Battered Cod - £5.50 Battered Sausage - £5.50 Battered Halloumi - £5.00 All served with chips and either mushy peas, garden peas or curry sauce Saturday Evening - epic.LAN 25th Celebration Party Night Chilli Chicken Wrap - £5.50 Minted Lamb Pitta - £5.50 Charred Cauliflower Pomegranate Pitta - £5.00 All served with salad, tomato, red onion & cucumber Bar Snacks Served from 9pm - 2am from the Fair Isle Bar Chilli & Nachos (with jalapenos, sour cream, guacamole & melted cheese) - £4.50 Nachos (with jalapenos, sour cream, guacamole & melted cheese) - £3.50 Southern Fried Chicken & Fries - £3.50 Chicken Wings (x7) with very hot sauce - £5.00 Onion Rings (x7) - £1.50 Chips - £1.50 Special Dietary Requirements We had a few people asking last event about vegan options and other dietary requirements. The team at KCC is always happy to accommodate such requests, but it would be near impossible to print every possible option for every requirement, but don't assume that just because something isn't on the menu that there isn't anything for you. If you do have any particular dietary requirements, simply ask to speak to the chef at the catering area (usually Giles) and they will happily discuss your needs and try to work something out for you. It may take a little longer to prepare, but do just ask! Feedback If you have any feedback on the catering, please do talk to the team during the event (either us or the KCC team) so we can make changes there and then, the feedback survey is great to gather thoughts after, but it's much easier to put things right during the event!
  8. epic25 - Event Defrag

    Also, this is going to be emailed to everyone signed up in the next day or two as well so it's not just here.
  9. Huge Holiday Inn Discount for epic25

    Yeah, I'm in the same boat, but it's already confirmed for February 2019 too so will help everyone for the one after!
  10. Posted by Holiday Inn Express on Facebook: **** DISCOUNTED ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE **** Use discount code ELG when booking with our reservations team and get access to the following rates: Tuesday 9th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast Wednesday 10th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast Thursday 11th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast Friday 12th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast Saturday 13th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast Sunday 14th October - £55 inclusive of breakfast We have a certain amount of twin rooms, double rooms and double rooms with sofa beds available. Rooms can be booked by calling 0800 43 40 40 or click this link: https://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/gb/en/kettering/ormkp/hoteldetail Any questions? Contact Allen in our Sales office by calling 01536 526786 -------------------------- If the link doesnt work, give them a call.
  11. Anyone dropping out with a lakeside flex ticket?

    Yeah this was all sorted
  12. Lakeside Seat Picker

    Yes, they’re all tickets that have been paid for
  13. Grosvenor Coventry CSGO

    Sorry for the slow reply - yes PCs & Monitors provided, will release exact spec ASAP, but expecting monitors to be minimum 144Hz.
  14. Ease of parking?

    Yeah you'll be fine, the car park is huge and surrounds 3 sides of the building, so even if you're on the furthest space from the door, it's not that far. The only time it struggles is if there is something on in the sports hall, theatre, busy gym and our event taking place all at the same time, and even then there's loads of overflow parking and I don't think anyone has ever not been able to find a space somewhere on there.
  15. Chairs

    Yeah no problem bringing your own. The ones provided are fairly typical conference padded banquet chairs.
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