Scent of a Gamer

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

Kaladesh pre-release report

Kaladesh encouraged me to attend a midnight pre-release, which is something I haven’t done before. I had little idea of what to expect in terms of games or number of … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kev Adams’ Goblins on Kickstarter

News that will warm the heart of any Oldhammer fan, and of anyone who loves goblin miniatures: a massive range of goblins from the Goblinmaster himself, Kev Adams, is now … Continue reading

September 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kaladesh art review

Kaladesh is a Magic: the Gathering world filled with bright skies and bright artisans working on magical inventions. Magical aether flows through the world, and though strictly regulated, is made … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Saga of the Northmen on Kickstarter

A board game Kickstarter caught my eye. Saga of the Northmen, from Minion Games, is a game for 2-4 players where you take on the role of viking raiders. Playing … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why Warhammer should have stayed

In mid-2015 Warhammer, a miniatures wargame that had been going for 25 years, ended. The company that owns Warhammer, Games Workshop, took the game, threw it out, and replaced it … Continue reading

September 18, 2016 · 2 Comments

Why Warhammer had to go

In mid-2015 Warhammer, a miniatures wargame that had been going for 25 years, ended. The company that owns Warhammer, Games Workshop, took the game, threw it out, and replaced it … Continue reading

September 18, 2016 · 9 Comments

Lorehammer: who is Grombrindal?

Grombrindal, also known as the White Dwarf, is a figure of legend among the dwarfs of the Old World. His past is said to be mysterious. Is he really the … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 1 Comment