Posts Tagged ‘Games’

When Mars attacks!

Posted on July 13th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Lately, I have become enamored of this game, All Quiet on the Martian Front. I’ve actually gone quite mad for the minis, although I haven’t played the game yet. I do have the hardcover rulebook and it really does look fun. It’s designed by Rick Priestly and Allessio Cavatore, contracted to Alien Dungeon, so it […]

Siberia 1919. Syberia 1919.

Posted on July 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Today’s report from our last game will be very short. This is because this game will be continued next week and if I will give to many details of the game I would be not good for  the following game and remove the elements of surprise for the play…

Last Starfleet Overview

Posted on July 7th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Last Starfleet is a thrilling and intensely strategic cooperative adventure card game – Wicked Grin Games’ first publication!   Last Starfleet is a card game that focuses on teamwork and communication.  The game takes about 60 minutes to play and has a small learning curve.     Currently on Kickstarter here.  Check back in a [...]

Weird 15mm Games I should run: Zombies On The Buses…

Posted on July 7th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I have some weird ideas for wargames, and while most can be somewhat surreal at times, there are some that really stick in my head. A lot of these would be ideal games for conventions as they aren’t really ideas you’d use in a campaign over…

Weird 15mm Games I should run: Zombies On The Buses…

Posted on July 7th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I have some weird ideas for wargames, and while most can be somewhat surreal at times, there are some that really stick in my head. A lot of these would be ideal games for conventions as they aren’t really ideas you’d use in a campaign over…

Box Breaking 101 Last Starfleet

Posted on July 6th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Box Breaking Matt Takes a look at the card game Last Starfleet from Wicked Grin Games.  Last Starfleet puts the last of humanity in struggle to colonize a new planet.

Last Starfleet is currently on Kickstarter and will be available at your lo…

Soda Pop Miniatures Interview: Forgotten King and More

Posted on July 4th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Soda Pop Miniatures recently finished a new Kickstarter for Super Dungeon Explore (SDE) called the Forgotten King on April 16th, as well as rocked the hobby gaming world with the announcement that they parted ways with Cool Mini or Not, … Continu…

Age of Empires 2 HD – Wargaming Recon #116

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Age of Empires 2 HD Almost 20 years ago Microsoft released one of the most incredible real time strategy (RTS) computer games ever. More recently they updated and optimized the classic Age of Empires (AoE) 2 to work on modern computers. Age of Empires …

Muskets & Tomahawks – big game pt 2. Muszkiety i Tomahawki – duża gra cz. 2.

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Another update, game played three weeks ago at Hugh. It will be very short report, as it was quite long time ago and I don’t remember all action taken during this game. Następne uaktualnienie, gra rozegrana trzy tygodnie temu u Hugha. To będzie …

Poland 1944. The River. Polska 1944. Rzeka.

Posted on June 22nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

I continue removing the dust from my blog. This time the game we have played two weeks ago in our club. It was my turn to  prepare a game. I used one of the scenarios created for my big campaign game: Poland 1944. Some of this scenarios are histor…

Alsace 1914. Alzacja 1914.

Posted on June 21st, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

My blog recently had covered with some dust… I know it is my fault, but I was quite busy last few weeks and there was not enough time for posting. I was busy with some painting projects, I took part in some wargaming experience and finally managed to…

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Doggerland Ice Age Mammal Miniature Set Kickstarter

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Another KS campaign I quite like the look of, is the Doggerland Ice age mammal miniature set. The styleof these minis is right up my alley in terms of execution of style, I really do like cartoony stylised stuff, so its no wonder my eye was draw…

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Doggerland Ice Age Mammal Miniature Set Kickstarter

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Another KS campaign I quite like the look of, is the Doggerland Ice age mammal miniature set. The styleof these minis is right up my alley in terms of execution of style, I really do like cartoony stylised stuff, so its no wonder my eye was draw…

Folklore the Affliction Sneak Peek from Origins 2014

Posted on June 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

While at Origin I took some time with TwinFire Production and looked in  detail at Folklore the Affliction.   Folklore the Affliction is a Kickstarter project scheduled for the fall of 2014.   The game is a classic horror storytelling game that uses nuances of table top role playing with board game mechanics.   We [...]

Words With Erik Mona from Paizo Publishing From Origins 2014

Posted on June 19th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I was fortunate enough to sit down with Erik Mona from Paizo and chat about things.   I’m not sure where we started but we discuss, The Emerald Spire, Paizo Con, The massive Gen Con Role play session, and more.   This interview is packed with juicy information.       With everything Erik has [...]

Mars Attacks: The Miniatures Game this August from Mantic Games

Posted on June 12th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Mars Attacks: The Miniatures Game $79.99 SRP   Mars Attacks: The Miniatures Game is the game of over-the-top violence played with highly detailed colored plastic figurines, where one player commands the Martian invaders and the other commands the brave human survivors and scattered US soldiers.   Follow our heroes during the battle of Greenville with [...]

More 15mm 40k Space orc(y) goodness. Squiggoth WIP

Posted on June 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

To carry on with my 15mm space orc lot, I thought I’d share my latest addition to them, my squiggoth. It’s a repurposed scotia-grendel 28mm warbeast (a Kev adams sculpt I think) that I had knocking around. With an added howdah and a large c…

More 15mm 40k Space orc(y) goodness. Squiggoth WIP

Posted on June 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

To carry on with my 15mm space orc lot, I thought I’d share my latest addition to them, my squiggoth. It’s a repurposed scotia-grendel 28mm warbeast (a Kev adams sculpt I think) that I had knocking around. With an added howdah and a large c…

The Convention Experience is Live on Kickstarter

Posted on June 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I am proud to announce that our Kickstarter project is live!  The project is all about what it means to attend a convention on a media level as well as an attendee.  Which is really pretty loaded.  But it is really so much more than those simple words.  The project reflects who we are at [...]

1775 the Boardgame – Wargaming Recon #115

Posted on June 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

1775 the Boardgame Some games are so good that they grip you from the very beginning. 1775: Rebellion by Academy Games is one such game. If you can’t get it near you why not pick up a copy from our Amazon affiliate link: Buy 1775: Rebellion by Ac…

Terrain Workshop: The Oggum settlement (part 1)

Posted on June 8th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, it’s been a while in the making, but here is a mostly done terrain set up specially for my Grinning Skull Oggum (oggam) figures. I’ve been meaning to take some pictures for ages, but haven’t got round to it until now. My inside …

Terrain Workshop: The Oggum settlement (part 1)

Posted on June 8th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, it’s been a while in the making, but here is a mostly done terrain set up specially for my Grinning Skull Oggum (oggam) figures. I’ve been meaning to take some pictures for ages, but haven’t got round to it until now. My inside …

The Convention Experience a Project by Through Gamer Goggles

Posted on June 6th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hey Friends,   Real soon we are going to launch our Kickstarter project the Convention Experience.   While most of the details will be brought to you by the project I wanted to take some time and share with you why this is personal to me.   Sometimes I feel that the blog is too [...]

Flip Through Bastards of Golarion from Paizo Publishing

Posted on June 6th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Flip through Matt Takes a look at the Bastards of Golarion.  This book gives you several options to round out your half raced characters.  They have everything in here from random charts to a guide on using the half race guide.   You can learn more at Paizo.

We are Italians but in German tanks! Jesteśmy Włochami, ale w niemieckich czołgach.

Posted on June 4th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another quick report from last game played last Thursday in SESWC. Again I hadn’t my camera with me (travelled somewhere in, Poland that time) and all pictures from the game are Bill’s. Campbell who prepared this game for us forgot to bring his Germans…