Gaming Hangout Review: Respawn Bar, Austria

When in Vienna and needing a strudel and a drink and maybe to play some games with a local crowd, one finds oneself sliding like a smooth cucumber into Barcraft. But while Barcraft is a well known event organised community focused crowd, in terms of a fixed venue, Vienna offers us mainly and currently, only…

Scary presence: Paris Games Week

Scary Granules loves any excuse to visit a lovely country and even better if it involves video games and guilt inducing patisseries. So here we are at Paris Games Week and on the final day, the conclusion is that the event was great fun and we met a lot of great people. The weather was…

Scary Presence: MCM Expo 2016

It’s the end of October and London, so you know what that means – MCM Expo, London Comic Con. We forget when they made the title longer. But the event is still the same as it’s been for the past few years, fully booked, full of amazing cosplay and full of, sadly, a lot of…

EGX 2016 Round Up Review

It seems like time has flown by since the last Eurogamer expo up in the lovely land of Brums. Not the car, but imagine a town full of just goggly eyed Brums. This year EGX had a plethora of amazing indie games, including games that have previously been spotted on the floor, but with each…

Gaming for Good: #1 Gamerbake

In our Gaming For Good Series, we look at individuals and groups that do lovely good deeds for or within the gaming community. Playing videos games is great fun, but being able to use your hobby to help others and raise awareness is a massive achievement to unlock. So lets have a look at our…

E3 2016 Trailers Favourites

  Detroit: Become Human (currently no release date) Prey Trailer E3 2016 Days Gone E3 Trailer E3 2016 [PS4] Resident Evil 7 Biohazard comes to PlayStation 4 on Jan. 24, 2017

Kitacon 2016 Review

Kitacon has just finished and what a weekend it’s been. The event was a slight divergent for the ScaryGranules crew, but we’re still pretty glad we attended. What is Kitacon you ask? The Karnival (yes spelt like that), is a predominantly anime focused convention that occurs in Birmingham and hosts several panels, film screenings, talks,…

Scary Granules First Major Esport Event

So we’re back from the Frankfurt Major, with ESL where the Dota championships were held and the winners of the tournament, if you don’t somehow know already, were OG. One way you could have been informed of this is by being woken up in the middle of the night, no matter where you live in Europe…

Frankfurt Major – November 22nd

The Scary team will be in Frankfurt at the end of November, to attend the Frankfurt Major Dota Championship If anyone is there, shoot us…a message on our Twitter or Facebook or email.

Gaming Hangout Review: Meltdown, Caledonian Rd London

Meltdown is a chain of gaming themed bars that primarily aim to appeal to E-Sport gamers and they can be found in a few different European countries and the UK. Because the UK doesn’t like to be reminded that it is part of Europe. We’ve been to the Meltdown in the UK, up London way…

Gaming Hangout Review: Four Quarters, Peckham London

Four Quarters Bar is located in Peckham, London…England…Earth. It’s a small, but decently sized bar that has a wall of really diverse arcades machines, ranging from Pac-man to Robocop and if the mood strikes you, you can get some of David Hasselhoff’s meat in your face. The pros of this gaming themed bar are that…