Scent of a Gamer

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

Lorehammer: the Rise and Fall and Rise and Fall of Nagash, part 2

(part 1, if you missed it) The Greatest Spell Ever Cast Nagash took great pleasure is telling the helpless Alcadizzar of his plans before preparing for his greatest spell yet. … Continue reading

July 31, 2016

Tablescapes Dungeons Kickstarter

The project has already begun and is rolling through its stretch targets. I backed the original tablescapes project (and even painted some!). This one looks good but for different reasons. … Continue reading

July 31, 2016 · 2 Comments

MtG artists: Chase Stone

Chase Stone’s art has enriched Magic’s recent sets, and looks set to do so into the future. His individual character cards are some of my favourites in recent sets. Saheeli … Continue reading

July 30, 2016

Eldritch Moon art review

Magic’s latest set mingles the dark horror of Innistrad with the tentacled horror of the Eldrazi, creating a cthulu-esque meld. As with recent sets, the storyline is represented strongly on … Continue reading

July 30, 2016

Lorehammer: the rise and fall and rise and fall of Nagash, part 1

Welcome back to Lorehammer. This is the first of a two-part series covering the origins of one of Warhammer’s most powerful beings, the dread sorcerer Nagash. (Note there is a … Continue reading

July 24, 2016 · 1 Comment

SDCC Planeswalkers are definitely walkers

Each year for the past few years, Wizards of the Coast have released a special promotional set of planeswalkers during an Diego Comic Con (SDCC). This year, they have excelled … Continue reading

July 23, 2016

Lorehammer: the Great War Against Chaos

The Great War Against Chaos These events happened roughly 200 years before Warhammer’s present day. However the events of this war still loom large over many of the factions, and … Continue reading

July 17, 2016 · 2 Comments