At the end of the month comes the first Tabletop Gaming Live event at Alexandra’s Palace in London and in October is the big one – Spiel 2018 at Essen. With that in mind, there’s likely not too many big
With GenCon just around the corner and Essen on the way we are inevitably going to see a mixture of titles available to tantalize those acquisition disorders! What delights do we have in store for August – let the Devon
So I finally got around to taking a photo of the third shelf for this series of blog posts after realising I’d not written anything for the site since the UK Games Expo. So, here I am back again with
So Gen Con 50 is happening as I type. I wrote a Top 12 games post, Games I would pick if I was going. By Wednesday as Gen Con crept closer and started to slowly started to take root, more games
Time for another visit to my gaming shelves. It’s been a few weeks now and I held off due to the then upcoming UK Games Expo. I planned on entering a few titles into the annual expo maths trade, so thought it best to hold off for the time being.
Now the show is over and the trades are complete, I’m ready to pick up where I left off!
I’m special. I’m in 10% of the population who are colour blind. Within that elite group I’m in the largest sub-group, commonly known as red/green colour blind and scientifically known as deuteranopia. There are a range of other types of
Every year, at the end of May, thousands of gamers and geeks descend upon Birmingham for three days of gaming nirvana. From 2007 to 2012 this event was held in a single hotel, Clarendon Suites, in Birmingham proper. In that
The UK Games Expo gets bigger and better every year and with that, publishers are starting to use the show as an opportunity to launch their new titles. Not many, admittedly, and so far not the biggest names who save
Famed for releasing one ‘big’ game per year, Days Of Wonder may not have the largest back catalogue for a big publisher, but it is packed full of quality. In 2015 they published the Bruno Cathala smash hit, Five Tribes,
Inspired by others, most notably Tom Vasel’s segments in the Dice Tower’s Board Game Breakfast series, I thought a regular blog series showcasing my own shelves bit by bit might be interesting for some. If nothing else, it will help