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Attention gamer guys, gals, and non-binary pals! We are GSoc! The video game and E-sports society! We pride ourselves on being able to provide a wide variety of gaming genres for you, the New Player
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So what our society is about is trying to bring New Players, such as yourself, into a group that levels up your Uni experience. We host a gaming night every week, with a number of games on offer - from NES to PS4. Don't worry about it being too hardcore, it's all laid back and casual, so everyone's welcome whatever your taste. On top of the weekly meetups, we have regular social nights, tournaments where you can win a prize, very frequent online multiplayer sessions - and even a Twitch stream! So there's plenty of stuff on offer to get involved with!

Our nights are on every Tuesday at 7pm in 2X4/X6. If you want to just come along with a laptop or a gaming device of your own and chill, that's cool too. 

If E-Sports are your thing, we try to put teams together for the National University E-Sports League (NUEL). This year will be no different, so when we have the details of it, we'll be sure to tell you.

Here're some links if you want a way to contact us!

Facebook Group:https://www.facebook.com/groups/stirlinguniversitygamingsociety/
Facebook Page:https://www.facebook.com/stirlinggsoc
Twitch: www.twitch.tv/stirlinggsoc
YouTube: www.youtube.com/StirlingGSoc
Twitter: www.twitter.com/StirlingGsoc
Snapchat: stirlinggsoc
Discord: https://discord.gg/Xmxhe8Y
Instagram: stir_gsoc

Our committee:
President: Martin Galletly
Vice-President: Nick Pizzani
Secretary: Joe Johnson
Treasure: Ryan Armstrong
Events Coordinator: Fraser Stewart
Publicity Officer: Caitlin Stewart
Equipment Manager: Chris Hayes
Online Coordinator: Incumbent

Tue 18th September

GSocs Multiplayer Mayhem! (GIAG)
18th September 7pm - 10pm
Room 2X4/X6
This is our Give It A Go! It's a chance for you to come along, meet the rest of us, get to know a bit more what the society is about, that sort of thing. There'll be a number of local multiplayer games that you can drop in and out of as you please!
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Tue 25th September

GSoc Gotta Go Fast (TBC)
25th September 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
This night will be themed around games involving speed! *This nights theme is to be confirmed and is subject to change.

Sun 30th September

GSocs 8 hour chill day(TBC)
30th September 10am - 6pm
8 hours in our regular room chilling out with some good games. Feel free to bring your own equipment along and set it up. *Event to be confirmed and subject to change

Tue 2nd October

GSocs Salt Night (TBC)
2nd October 7pm - 10pm
A night of infuriating games that'll just straight up make you mad and salty. Why would we do this, you ask? Because watching you get mad eases our own salty pain.

Fri 5th October

GSocs Pub Crawl (TBC)
5th October 6pm - 11:59pm
A tour of the reputable drinking establishments of Stirling. *Event to be confirmed and is subject to change

Tue 9th October

GSocs Trend Setters
9th October 7pm - 10pm
A night of games that helped shape the industry. *This theme is to be confirmed and is subject to change

Fri 12th October

GSocs 24 hour game-a-thon (TBC)
12th October noon - 13th October noon
The Atrium
A 24 hour gaming marathon where we aim to complete as many games as possible in aid of Macmillan Cancer support. Bring along your own gaming set up and join in the challenge. *Event is to be confirmed and subject to change

Tue 16th October

GSocs A game of swords (TBC)
16th October 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
A night of games where a sword will be your weapon of choice.

Tue 30th October

GSocs All Hallows Eve
30th October 7pm - 10pm
A Night of Spooky and Spoopy games (and maybe a not so spooky game).

Tue 6th November

GSocs Retro Night (TBC)
6th November 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
Kicking it back old school! *Event is to be confirmed and subject to change

Fri 9th November

GSocs Oldies night in venue (TBC)
9th November 8pm - 11:59pm
Venue (The union)
A night of pop and rock from yesteryear held in the downstairs bar of the union. *Event is to be confirmed and subject to change

Sun 11th November

GSocs 12 hour chill sunday chill (TBC)
11th November 10am - 10pm
2x4/x6
As the semester nears its end, we'll be spending a whole day in the room playing games and watching movies. Bring your own equipment and join us for a chill day. * This event is to be confirmed and subject to change

Tue 13th November

GSocs Platformer night (TBC)
13th November 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
Come join us as we jumpy jump on hour enemies heads. *Event theme is to be confirmed and subject to change.

Tue 20th November

GSocs Animal House (TBC)
20th November 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
We're all animals anyway so we might as well play them in games. Release the beast! * Event is to be confirmed and subject to change

Tue 27th November

GSoc directed by Michael Bay
27th November 7pm - 10pm
2x4/x6
SPLOSIONS! SPLOSIONS EVERYWHERE!
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