Posts Tagged ‘Dice’

Why… kids today are spoiled.. do not have to wax in their dice :-)

Posted on July 16th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I got into a conversation with this owner of a large gaming store here in my city once, and he did not believe me when I said that in the early 80s, we had to wax in our own dice..Back then, I found d10s so.. futuristic! I’ve never seen anything like t…

Why… kids today are spoiled.. they do not have to wax in their dice :-)

Posted on July 16th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I got into a conversation with this owner of a large gaming store here in my city once, and he did not believe me when I said that in the early 80s, we had to wax in our own dice..Back then, I found d10s so.. futuristic! I’ve never saw anything like th…

The Dice of Generations

Posted on July 1st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In which the author muses that everything old is new again, and a younger generation will march on with or without him. Continue reading

Star Wars RPG: Reading the Rolls (Ranged Light and Heavy)

Posted on June 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again, readers and rollers of dice! We’ve been doing some hypothetical scenarios for Medicine and Cool skill checks up to now. You’re getting the hang of it, […]

Star Wars RPG: Reading the Rolls (Medicine)

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again, Force-sensitives and blaster brains! Let’s keep this space train a-rollin’. We’ve covered a few skill checks but let’s look into one now that […]

UK Games Expo: Dice Forge First Look

Posted on June 14th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Dice forge uk games expo review

If I was to simply say Dice Forge is Dominion but with dice,  this will not only convey the whole gist of Dice Forge, but also everything that may get you excited or worried about Libellud’s upcoming release. Asmodee and Esdevium were showing off a late prototype of the game at the UK Games Expo 2017 and I got myself a seat to grab a game, well actually my wife saw the game loved the artwork and quickly jumped at the two empty places to give Dice Forge a go.

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UK Games Expo: Dice Forge First Look

Posted on June 14th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Dice forge uk games expo review

If I was to simply say Dice Forge is Dominion but with dice,  this will not only convey the whole gist of Dice Forge, but also everything that may get you excited or worried about Libellud’s upcoming release. Asmodee and Esdevium were showing off a late prototype of the game at the UK Games Expo 2017 and I got myself a seat to grab a game, well actually my wife saw the game loved the artwork and quickly jumped at the two empty places to give Dice Forge a go.

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Desert Theamed Dice Trays

Posted on June 9th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Earlier in the week Posties Rejects had a run through of our Demo game for this coming weekends Broadside Wargames Show and one of the things we identified as being needed were some dice trays. We don’t normally use these but the ta…

Desert Dice Trays

Posted on June 9th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Earlier in the week Posties Rejects had a run through of our Demo game for this coming weekends Broadside Wargames Show and one of the things we identified as being needed were some dice trays. We don’t normally use these but the ta…

Star Wars RPG: Reading the Rolls (Cool)

Posted on May 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again, readers. Last time we covered the possible outcomes of successful and not-so-successful rolls for Athletics checks. This time we’re focusing more on keeping […]

Star Wars RPG: Reading the Rolls – An Introduction

Posted on May 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… There was a GM, sat clutching at his hair as he desperately attempts to weave […]

Had to make my own Shadow War Armageddon Artillery Dice

Posted on May 26th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I have a try out tomorrow of the new Necromunda, Shadow War: Armageddon. I couldn’t manage to buy the boxed set, damn GW’s eyes, as it was sold out on the first day. I bought the rule book instead.30 years ago, everyone disliked TSR, the company that r…

Had to make my own Shadow War Armageddon Artillery Dice

Posted on May 26th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I have a try out tomorrow of the new Necromunda, Shadow War: Armageddon. I couldn’t manage to get a hold of the boxed set, damn GW’s eyes, as it was sold out on the first day. I bought the rule book instead.30 years ago, everyone disliked TSR, the comp…

Realm Master Kickstarter Review

Posted on May 25th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Realm master board game kickstarter review

The more board games you play, the more you notice mechanics and concepts shared between various games. It’s actually one of those great things about learning to play a game, when you realise that there is a common DNA with another game, or a new game takes something familiar to you and mixes it up, using it in a way that you weren’t expecting. Unfortunately this sometimes leads to games feeling very similar, or sharing so many mechanics that it’s hard to differentiate them.
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Realm Master Kickstarter Review

Posted on May 25th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Realm master board game kickstarter review

The more board games you play, the more you notice mechanics and concepts shared between various games. It’s actually one of those great things about learning to play a game, when you realise that there is a common DNA with another game, or a new game takes something familiar to you and mixes it up, using it in a way that you weren’t expecting. Unfortunately this sometimes leads to games feeling very similar, or sharing so many mechanics that it’s hard to differentiate them.
Read more »

Star Wars RPG: Reading the Rolls (Athletics)

Posted on May 20th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Welcome to the first article detailing a mere fragment of dust in a planet of possibilities via the Star Wars RPG dice system! As stated […]