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Dtoid meetups for the month of October

1:30 PM on 10.05.2011 // Jesse Cortez

Hey Destructoid!

No Apparent Reason Parties -- NARPs for short -- are a long standing tradition here at Destructoid. NARPs are parties hosted by Dtoiders for Dtoiders and everyone is welcome to attend a party. It's about playing games and interacting with other people all in the name of having a good time.

BOO! Did I scare you? It's the spooky month of October, and Dtoiders are planning events all over the globe to hang out! Read on below to see what NARPs are happening in Phoenix, New York, Australia and elsewhere!

Who: Dtoid Australia - FooLiz
What: EB Expo and Movie Night

When: Oct 15-16th, and 23rd

This month, members of Dtoid Australia will be attending the much anticipated EB Expo 2011, which is a gaming exposition, as well as a Studio Ghibli movie night at the House of BLiz! Make sure to check out the Facebook group for details!

Also, be sure to follow Dtoid Australia on Twitter and check out the Google group for details of these events and much more!

Who: Dtoid New York - Powerglove 
What: New York Comic-con and karaoke session
When: Oct 13-16th

Dtoid New York is headed to the New York Comic-con, along with Dtoid staff members Dale North, Jonathan Holmes and Samit Sarkar! There will be a karaoke night on Saturday so make sure to pay attention to the DtoidNY google group and facebook for details!

More information can be found in the emailer, so check it out!

Who: Dtoid San Francisco - Tactix 
What: Super Nerd Night, Geeks vs Geeks, Halloween
When: Oct 6th and 10th

DtoidSF has the monthly Super Nerd Night and Geeks vs Geeks Trivia night, as well as a soon-to-be-announced Halloween NARP later in the month!

Be sure to follow DtoidSF on Twitter and Facebook as well as check out the Google group for details on these events and others! 

Who: Dtoid New England - Senisan
What: Halloween NARP
When: mid October

Just like DtoidSF, Dtoid New England are planning a Halloween NARP sometime in mid October. So stay tuned to find out more info!

Be sure to follow Dtoid New England on their Google groupYouTube, and Flickr!!

Who: Dtoid Phoenix - Dexter345
What: DEVASTATION 2011, House NARP, Meetup at Howie's Game Shack
When: Oct 7th-9th, 8th, 22nd

This month is jam-packed for Phoenix! Not only is the DEVASTATION gaming event happening this month, but they are planning to have a NARP at Maeloch's house, as well as meeting up at Howie's Game Shack for some LANing and board games!

Near Phoenix? Make sure to get involved by checking out their Google group!

And now...a list of other groups that might not have anything planned as of yet, but keep checking in. New events happen all the time!

Who: Dtoid Midwest - Jon Bloodspray

Make sure to join the Google group and Facebook group for more info! And check out the other goings on in this forum thread.

Who: Dtoid Baltimore/DC - Hitogoroshi

Also, join the Baltimore/DC Google group and follow this blog dedicated to gatherings!!

Who: Dtoid Austin - Sean Carey 

Check out their Google group for any upcoming events!

Who: Dtoid Los Angeles - Jonathan Ross 

Be sure to follow Dtoid Los Angeles on Facebook as well as check out the Google group for details of these events and other things! 

Who: Dtoid Northwest - Kai, DJDuffy, King3vbo 

Check out the Google group here for more info!

Who: Dtoid Europe - Beccy Caine, mistic

Please join our Dtoid Europe Google group emailer, follow the Dtoid Europe-Cblog, join our Facebook group!

That's all for this month! Make sure to check our our city group post from earlier this month for a list of a couple established community groups.  More and more keep springing up, so if your area isn't represented, and you'd be interested in heading a group, email me at [email protected]

Hope to see you at a Dtoid event!




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