Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

Theros: Beyond death art review

The latest Magic: the Gathering set takes us back to the land of Theros, to pick up from the aftermath of of our original visit. Elspeth, having solved the sun … Continue reading

January 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

Building your party in Bard's Tale I

Are you ready to take on the challenge and free Skara Brae from the evil Mangar, but aren’t quite sure what the make up of your party should be? Read … Continue reading

January 19, 2020 · 1 Comment

Magic's next Secret Lair: rats

Via Polygon, Magic has announced its next Secret lair tie-in will be a single set themed around the Year of the Rat. This set comes with 8 cards for $40 … Continue reading

January 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Poxwalkers complete

With all 26 poxwalkers plus their herder complete I can finally show them off in these group shots: I switched from the zone mortalis floor tiles to something more in … Continue reading

January 18, 2020 · 9 Comments

Writing weird: tips from Failbetter Games

Failbetter Games, the creators of computer game Sunless Skies and also the browser game Fallen London, have teamed up with PC Gamer to provide tips on people looking to write. … Continue reading

January 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Wasteland remastered

The latest update on the progress of Wasteland III contained some welcome information about the remastered original too: This is a good place to pause and mention that we’re working … Continue reading

January 15, 2020 · 2 Comments

Explore MtG art: Greg Staples

Welcome to the first in a new art series, exploring the Magic art of individual artists. First up is UK artist Greg Staples, who has illustrated well over 200 cards … Continue reading

January 12, 2020 · 2 Comments