WiFi Wars 5.0

7.00pm to 9.00pm, Friday 19 July

The Theatre

The Royal Institution of Great Britain GB United Kingdom W1S 4BS 21 Albemarle Street London

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  • WiFi Wars logo
    Credit: WiFi Wars

Price

Standard £16

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Concession £10

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Ri Members and Ri Patrons £7

Event description

Following their hit TV show ‘Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit’, the WiFi Wars team return due to popular demand for their fifth annual lecture. They will set up their impressive network, allowing the whole audience to compete with each other and gamers across the globe, whilst broadcasting the whole show live, online!

Remember to bring your charged phone or tablet as it will be needed to play along.

Timing

The doors will open at approximately 6.30pm, with a prompt start at 7.00pm. 

Latecomers will be admitted into the gallery.

Books

Copies of Steve's book, 'Hey! Listen! A Journey Through the Golden Era of Video Games', will be available for purchase at the event. 

Accessibility

The theatre is on the first floor and there is step-free access from the street via lift.

The closest underground station is Green Park, which is step-free.

There is space at floor level in the theatre for wheelchair users.

Seating is usually unreserved for our events. If you and your group require seating reservations, please do let us know by email and we’ll be more than happy to help. Email: events@ri.ac.uk.

Carers can receive a free ticket to an event by emailing events@ri.ac.uk.

Our theatre is equipped with an Audio Induction Loop. 

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