Scent of a Gamer

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

A grand voyage: a review of Celestia

Celestia is a ‘push your luck’ game for 2-6 players. The game features six individuals on a grand voyage to visit a series of cities. They each take it turns … Continue reading

November 29, 2015

MtG artists: John Avon

Does John Avon need any introduction? Magic players often don’t pay that much attention to the artist credit on their cards, yet John Avon’s name is still known to many. … Continue reading

November 28, 2015

Designers wanted!

Games Workshop are recruiting designers for their recently-resurrected Specialist Games range. For those who don’t remember, Specialist Games cover releases for the games of the past that are no longer … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

Dragons don’t share

I picked up this Bones model set on a recent trip. When it was first revealed, it was almost enough to make me want to get into Bones II, ┬ábut … Continue reading

November 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

ArtStation stop: Michael Wang

Michael Wang’s art takes in fantasy, science fiction, and even a blend of the two. His ArtStation page has fewer pieces than those of other artists, but is rewarding viewing … Continue reading

November 21, 2015

Space Marines and market signals

Games Workshop has had an interesting year. In the first half of the year they finally wound up their ailing Warhammer Fantasy game, replacing it with a product named Age … Continue reading

November 21, 2015 · 4 Comments

Bones update 13

At PAX AUS I participated in the excellent Paint & Take activity – twice. Here are the results: I chose models I didn’t already own – there were 12 models … Continue reading

November 15, 2015 · 1 Comment