YOUTUBER PANEL [PLAY EXPO LONDON 2018]
(Filmed on Sunday 12th of August 2018)
..And to round off our guests we will have a big YouTube Panel on the Sunday with some of the best known retro content creators in the country. Here’s who we have lined up so far:
Comedian, actor, author, and internet sensation Stuart Ashen, better known as Ashens will be joining us all weekend long. Ashens is best known for his YouTube channel which has over 1.3 million subscribers and has had over 370 million views to date. He has appeared on several TV shows including Charlie Brookers Screenwipe and The Armstrong and Miller Show. He also wrote the film ‘Ashens and the Quest for the GameChild’ which he starred in alongside Warwick Davis and Robert Llwellyn. His book ‘Terrible Old Games You’ve Probably Never Heard Of’ is a compilation of reviews of some of the worst retro games ever written and reached its crowdfunding target in just 12 hours.
Larry Bundy Jr
Larry Bundy Jr, AKA Guru Larry, is known for his work as a TV presenter, comedian, artist, and content creator over on YouTube. His first presenting job was Game Guru on Game Network, and the name stuck ever since; so if you want to know obscure gaming facts you’ve never heard before, love obscure games, movies, and a bizarre sense of humour, then he’s the YouTuber for you!
Nostalgia Nerd was created to provide an outlet for one man’s passion of vintage hardware, software, gaming and general retro junk. Available on the web, as well as social media; the main focus is the Nostalgia Nerd Youtube channel, where you’ll find documentaries of old computers, consoles & the software which ran on them. Each piece of hardware has it’s own fascinating story, and the channel is dedicated to telling those stories in a way which brings back those euphoric nostalgic feelings.
Kim Justice is an alleged content creator on YouTube (her words, not ours!) she mostly makes long documentaries on video game companies and shorter reviews of retro games with a focus on the Amiga, ZX Spectrum, and Sega Mega Drive. She is also a writer for both Retro Gamer and Retronauts!
Slopes Games Room
Slopes Game Room – Historic Documentary Style Videos… About Video Games! Daniel Ibbertson AKA DJ Slope from Slopes Game Room aims to bring you the complete history on your gaming past, your nostalgia is safe with him!
Octav1us is a gaming YouTuber who concentrates mostly on retro games – especially ones that are notoriously bad; she is also a charity streamer, having raised upwards of £2000 for mental health charities so far, and is herself an advocate for mental health awareness among gamers. This year, she will also be a co-host on the upcoming Digitiser Show!
Presented by Dan Wood and Ravi Abbott of THE RETRO HOUR podcast – https://theretrohour.com/
Filmed by : https://www.youtube.com/Thenerdgenious