Scent of a Gamer

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

Gav Thorpe’s writing tips

If you have considered writing for the Black Libary (Games Workshop’s publishing arm) then Gav Thorpe has some useful tips for you at his blog. Black Librayr are one of … Continue reading

February 28, 2016

Draft of a gamer: the dream

What I thought was a rare-drafting trainwreck turned into my first 3-0 since I started the Draft of a gamer series. The way the games went was interesting in itself, … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Best. Reveal. Ever

Wizards of the Coast love to tease their fans about upcoming sets, cards, and returning characters. We recently received a taste of all three when a new Conspiracy set was … Continue reading

February 27, 2016

Joining Warhammer and Total War

The Warhammer: Total War game was announced some time ago. I even got to play a battle! A recent developer post brings to light a few of the considerations behind … Continue reading

February 27, 2016

MtG artists: Pete Venters

With over 250 cards bearing his name, it is unlikely that you have missed seeing one of Pete Venter’s cards. His specialities are goblins and linked artwork that tells a … Continue reading

February 21, 2016

New Force of Will art to be auctioned

If you missed the announcement of the forthcoming Eternal Masters Magic set, you missed the considerable excitement over one of the revealed cards: Force of Will. The new card sports … Continue reading

February 20, 2016

Aaron Miller’s tokens

On the heels of the classic art tokens Kickstarter comes another one from Magic artist Aaron Miller. In this Kickstarter the artist uses non-Magic art he has created to represent … Continue reading

February 20, 2016 · 2 Comments