Posts Tagged ‘boardgame’

Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire – Ironskull’s Boyz

Posted on July 12th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Where there is chaos and destruction, Orruks cannot be far away. Somewhat close to the Khorne Bloodbound warbands (Reavers and Fiends) in their intention / motivation, we see what separates the Green from the Red, in this review on the Shadespire warba…

Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire – Sepulchral Guard

Posted on July 9th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In addition to the starter box for Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire, I’ll cover the expansion boxes for the warbands in sets of two. This week it will be the Sepulchral Guard and Ironskull’s Boyz. I actually bought this warband box before I even got t…

Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire

Posted on June 14th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just before the next edition of Age of Sigmar will be released, I want to take a closer look to one of the “introduction” games to the Warhammer World, Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire. Games Workshop released Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire last ye…

Make it so!

Posted on June 1st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Lately, I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather, so there was not much gaming (or even painting) going on. However, a couple of days ago, we had some friends over and decided to try a game I’ve had lying…

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I try Cthulhu Wars by Peterson Games

Posted on April 20th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So I went to 1d4con last weekend, and I’m glad I did.  The convention is setup very differently from the HMGS conventions that I like to go to, and that is a point in their favor.  For one thing, 1D4con … Continue reading

Boardgame Night 12th of april 2018

Posted on April 15th, 2018 under . Posted by

Thursday it was a big boardgame night crew gathered at Noshi’s place.  Apart from us, Pieter and two friends of him, Mats and Lies, joined for an evening of games.On the menu was Settlers of Catan, Betrayal at the House on the Haunted Hill and Spl…

Boardgame Night 5th of April 2018

Posted on April 9th, 2018 under . Posted by

Together with Pieter, Noshi and me sat down to play some boardgames tonight.On the menu?  Pandemic – a new game for me – and Betrayal at the House on the Hill, which I know pretty well.In Pandemic, the players work together as a team to prevent th…

Anyone Still Here?

Posted on April 5th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’m curious if I still have any readers after so long a silence. I must admit that I have abandoned this blog. It wasn’t a long absence due to life’s particular habits: I made…

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Blood Bowl

Posted on March 9th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Let’s get one thing straight: I don’t like sports. I don’t like to do sports, I don’t like to watch sports and I don’t like to listen to people talk about sports. I don’t even like sportswear. So it was…

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Chariots of Rome (VPG) a review

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

So I received this game in the mail with an offer to review and jumped at the chance. I love Chariot Racing games and always have thought that anything since Avalon Hill’s venerable (oh, so venerable!) Circvs Maximvs kind of … Continue reading

TSA Clubevening 16th of february 2018

Posted on February 17th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Yesterday, I wasn`t playing any games at the club myself, so that meant I went to have a look around and bring another oversight of the games being played…While it was busy this week, there weren`t actually that many games being played, as a lot of p…

Hostage Raid, a Dux Britanniarum campaign report

Posted on February 4th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

The final struggle for this month for surviving in the campaign, and hopefully it would go as well as the previous two…And in order to do that, I needed to face off Joeri, who raided my lands and tried to take one of my Nobles hostage.  To add t…

Trying out Warhammer Underworld – Shadespire

Posted on January 11th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

So it happened.  Past friday at the local Games Workshop, Noshi bought the Shadespire boardgame, her first step into dabbling with GW.So past weekend we sat down and tried out the game.  We did make a few mistakes, but I`ll get to those at th…

Happy New Year!

Posted on January 1st, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

2017 was a good year for The Raft. In fact, looking at the statistics, it was the best year ever. Thanks for dropping by and reading, browsing and commenting! It really is very motivating to see that someone else is…

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Mighty Battle of Zverograd – 2 Players Starter / Wielka Bitwa o Zverograd – Starter dla 2 Graczy

Posted on October 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Back to Zverograd / Powrót do Zverograd   Armies available in starters / Armie dostępne w starterach AXIS / Blok Osi Allies / Alianci SSU / Związek Sino-Soviecki Price and distribution / Cena i gdzie je można dostać

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Betrayal at House on the Hill – TSA friday the 13th

Posted on October 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

What better game to play on a friday the 13th, then a horror-like boardgame?So past friday at TSA, we did just that as Nemesis, my GF, Albert and I sat down for a game of Betrayal.Now, the concept of the game is that you at first work together to disco…

Betrayal at House on the Hill – TSA friday the 13th

Posted on October 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

What better game to play on a friday the 13th, then a horror-like boardgame?So past friday at TSA, we did just that as Nemesis, my GF, Albert and I sat down for a game of Betrayal.Now, the concept of the game is that you at first work together to disco…

Descent 2nd Edition: The Ballad of Tomble Burrowell

Posted on April 7th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Gather round once again young ‘uns, and here tell the tall tales of the not so tall Tom Burrowell. When we last left our hero, he was nursing several nasty perforations, and wincing with every step down the stairwell into Rellegar’s rest. Yep, once aga…

Descent 2nd Edition: The Adventures of Tomble Burrowell

Posted on February 13th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Gather round and here tell the tall tales of the not so tall Tom Burrowell. Gentleman at large (especially after Elevensess), wanderer, and net-wealth-reallocation-consultant. The perfidious overlord Ben had tasked the hero to ensure two bumbling big-f…

Shadows of Brimstone – Board game review.

Posted on November 10th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Sitting at the saloon, the sheriff of the small town known as “New Dawn” kept an eye on the whisky glass on the table while holding in his right hand the old Peacemaker. He had acquired the habit of releasing the drum, rolling it with his…

Shadows of Brimstone – Resenha.

Posted on November 10th, 2016 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

   Sentado no saloon o xerife da pequena cidade de “New Dawn” contemplava o copo de uísque sobre a mesa enquanto segurava em sua mão direita o velho Peacemaker. Ele havia adquirido o hábito de liberar o tambor e girá-lo com o polegar para e…

Games with my padawan…

Posted on November 1st, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

I play more and more with my 7 years old boy.Our favorite games for the moment are:MICE & MYSTICOKKOPOKEMONRATTUSLEGO

Hero Training

Posted on March 31st, 2016 under , , . Posted by

With a number of people missing from the club, I finally managed to get the Heroes of Normandie boardgame into action.Since this was essentially a training session for the game we worked our way through the first couple of base game scenarios. We decid…

Horrific Easter

Posted on March 27th, 2016 under , , . Posted by

Lousy weather over the Easter holidays, so broke out Eldritch Horror for a couple of solo games, running a couple of characters in each game.First game, with Cthulhu as the big bad, went disastrously. I chose the Explorer and to face the evil deep ones…

Playing and learning

Posted on June 26th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

My six years son and I are playing boardgames a lot. Why? First, it’s fun. But it’s also a very good tool to learn. Following experimentations I made with my students (http://chroniquesdufortbastiani.blogspot.fr/2014/03/fun-learning-games-learning.html…