Scent of a Gamer

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

MtG artists: Seb McKinnon

Like Nils Hamm, Seb McKinnon’s work has an ethereal yet gritty quality that really appeals. I always look forward to seeing his work in a set. After a single card … Continue reading

July 26, 2015

Board games event raises over $90,000 for charity

The Chronicle of Philanthropy is not a┬áplace you might expect to read abut board games. But here you go. The second Moxtropolis event has raised $91,000 for Hopelink, a charity … Continue reading

July 25, 2015

Mythbusters: Bones

Mythbusters: Bones Bones, the new soft plastic material from reaper, has its share of detractors. Noisy detractors in many cases, who manage to pop up on any discussion about Bones … Continue reading

July 25, 2015 · 6 Comments

How Noah Bradley became an artist

Noah Bradley has written a heartfelt and emotive piece telling us his journey to becoming an artist. I recommend reading it to gain some insight into one man’s journey. If … Continue reading

July 19, 2015

Draft of a Gamer: Learning Curve

My first draft with Magic Origins did not go so well. After my lessons learned in Khans of Tarkir and Dragons of Tarkir, I found the return to mono-colour action … Continue reading

July 19, 2015 · 1 Comment

Kingdom Death preorder special

The Kingdom Death Kickstarter project closed some time ago. Originally scheduled to deliver in late 2013, the project is on the cusp of delivery now. This project is a great … Continue reading

July 18, 2015

MtG artists: Noah Bradley

I’ve written about Noah Bradley before, but haven’t yet profiled his art. Let’s fix that oversight now! Noah Bradley’s art first appeared on Magic cards in the Return to Ravnica … Continue reading

July 18, 2015