It’s Wednesday, so that means it’s time for some tabletop gaming news. Yet again Rory has sailed the board gaming ocean and returned to port with his board game trawler, dragging a net bulging with the freshest news.In today’s news we have some unfortunate goings on with Super Dungeon Explore’s financial situation, another Rick and Morty Game, Turtles, Twatty-hadoukans and saving the world with Catan.Read more »
You’d think that the board game news would slow down a bit, I mean its practically Christmas (according to the seasonal aisle in my local Tesco) but it seems the dice that is the board gaming world doesn’t stop rolling. I may have got my metaphors mixed up there.We’ve got gaming movies, gaming dance shows, champions, bears and more Kickstarters that any sane human could back, but no doubt Andy will try.Read more »
Joseph McCullough (Author of Frostgrave) is back with another Fantasy Skirmish game. This time it’s an episodic, solo or co-operative game pitting hardy rangers against the Terrors of an approaching magical apocalypse. Check it out HERE: https://www.rpgnow.com/product/257695/Rangers-of-Shadow-Deep-A-Tabletop-Adventure-Game
It has been a busy week in board gaming. With the Essen Spiel board game fair in full swing, many a new game has been announced, played, demoed, and muled back like a suitcase full of Columbia's finest. This means we have a bounty of board gaming news to share with you this week, including a mouse filled movie, the world Scrabble championships and a board game about constant rain and unspeakable mutants (but surprisingly nothing to do with a weekend away in Rhyl).Read more »
News Collider is back! Yes folks, hot on the success of Jon Cage’s news ferreting in our regular podcast, we’ve decided to bring back our News Collider column, bringing you a hot slice of board game news every Wednesday. It’s not just board games, however, we’ll also be looking at RPGs, card games and miniatures, basically whatever catches our eye over the week.Read more »
Open world collaborate storytelling is the name of the game with Dungeon World. Anything is possible in a world you build with your fellow gamers and the game master. Game master Rachael and players Adrian, Alex, and Jonathan discuss their Dungeon world campaign in this NOT family friendly episode of… Read More» The post Dungeon World – Wargaming Recon #218 appeared first on Wargaming Recon.
Let me point this out, I don’t want to turn this blog into a sad and gloomy place, it’s just that there’s been this long train of luminaries passing on in the last five years, and I always feel inclined to give them a nod in passing when they go. I’m just noticing the increasing trend towards Obit posts. With that said.. I’m burying the lead. Famed roleplaying game designer Greg Stafford has passed on. I’m not quite clear yet of the particulars, but it was the end of last week, on the 11th. Greg Stafford might mean nothing much to the younger crowd out there– he was old school, alternative, story based. In my eyes, he was a visionary who added so much to the roleplaying hobby, that he should be remembered in the same context as Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson. For starters, Greg Stafford invented the Glorantha universe. That means, White Bear and Red Moon, Nomad Gods, and a host of supporting material. As an RPG, it made a lot of sense, but it was the world
It’s time to roll back to one of the most influential games in the history of Wargaming. In 1989 miniatures took their first big step into the mainstream when Milton Bradley partnered with Games Workshop for a dungeon adventure game that still stand
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As I have referred to in a previous post, I went to 1d4con last week, for the first time, in Martinsburg, WV. I had a great time! But we’ll get to that. I got there Saturday, played Cthulhu Wars, OGRE … Continue reading &rar
Day 2 of #my30dayworld What is the name of my Game world and how I created it. Tomorrow the nefarious villain.
In which we recapture the joys of 1982 in 2018, and it is a good time indeed. Continue reading →
Everything old is new again, except The Fantasy Trip! Until NOW! Continue reading →
I thought rather than an exhausting month round up I might do something more regular-like with the game reports... I started mentioning them with other posts, but don't really like that so perhaps I'll do a post about them weekly...? Or fortnightly...?...
I tend to do this every year. Look back at the GAME PLAN for the year and see what I actually managed to accomplish. Not sure why I do this. I guess because I feel like it’s always good to have a plan and some means of assessment and self-reflection – ...