Scent of a Gamer

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

New Dungeons & Dragons

Release dates for the new edition of Dungeons & Dragons have been announced, with the starter set due in the middle of July 2014. The aren’t calling it 5th edition, … Continue reading

May 24, 2014

Khans of Tarkir

The new block for Magic: the Gathering has been announced – Khans of Tarkir. Wizards of the Coast have provided us with a couple of art pieces only at this … Continue reading

May 24, 2014

SAGA Crescent and Cross factions

September 2014 update: Here’s my review of the three Christian factions Thanks to The Tapestry there are some images available of the new SAGA factions that debuted at Salute 2014. … Continue reading

May 24, 2014

A Conspiracy preview

A special preview video appeared on YouTube today. It shows eight players drafting the new Conspiracy set, and then playing out their games in two multiplayer groups of four players … Continue reading

May 18, 2014

MtG Artists: Terese Nielsen

Terese Nielsen is one of Magic’s more enduring artists, providing card illustrations since 1996. Her style is instantly recognisable, and yet manages to fit into to many of Magic’s varied … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Loot Crate

I was not aware of this site and its service until I saw it as a separate reward on the recent TableTop Season 3 page. Turns out, I am way … Continue reading

May 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Tabletop season 3

I’ve been a fan of the YouTube show Tabletop, hosted by Wil Wheaton. Each episode sees Wil and friends play a different tabletop game (generally a board or card game). … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 1 Comment