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New Dealer

Leo Marshall will be demoing his fab word game LeCardo during the weekend. Come along
and have a go!

Added on 2012-01-02 13:23 by Dyllanne

Hotel Room Rate Deadline

Can all members please note that the special rate of £95 p.r.p.n at the convention hotel will only be available until the 7th of January. This very attractive rate is for a double room plus full buffet breakfast. Follow the Hotel link on the left to find details of how to book. Remember to quote the "Satellite 3" code when booking to get the best possible deal!

Added on 2011-12-15 13:41 by Mad Elf

Beantighe Pottery

We are pleased to announce that Beantighe Ceramics will be joining us in the dealer's room.

Pam and Alun are two local potters who specialise in unique fantasy inspired creations.

Check out their website for a gallery of their work.

We hope you like it as much as we do.

Added on 2011-11-26 13:16 by Dyllanne

NASA and ESA trimming sails on Mars mission?

NAS and ESA may be forced to cut features from their proposed ExoMars missions in 2016 and 2018.

They're stuck between a rock (construction start deadline for the next launch window is nigh) and a hard place (the global economy affects space programmes too), and may need to bring the Russians on board to make the slot, trading experiment space for launch vehicles.

NASA mission page
ESA mission page
BBC news story

Added on 2011-10-20 19:16 by Mad Elf

Jetan Tournament Launched!

Finally! After several delays and a lot of interesting coding problems, the Satellite 3 Jetan Tournament is up and running!

Everyone can join! Don't worry if you've never heard of the game before; it's easy to pick up and fun to play! You certainly won't be the only newbie.

Sign Up Now!

(In keeping with our Martian theme, Jetan is the chess-like game played by the natives of Edgar Rice Burrough's Barsoom.)

Added on 2011-10-17 00:21 by Mad Elf