Scent of a Gamer

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

Magic art gallery: Angels

Angels take many forms in fantasy and mythology. Magic: the Gathering is no different. Angels have been concepted in many ways over the history of the game. ‘Flying warrior of … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · 4 Comments

Shenanigans stall tablescapes

The Tablescapes tiles sets from Secret Weapon will soon be really hard to get if this recent statement by Secret Weapon is anything to go by. Long story short; the … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · 5 Comments

John Avon playmats on Kickstarter

John Avon’s full frame lands from Unhinged are some of the most sought-after cards in Magic, at least when it comes to basic lands. The artists has now set up … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Ixalan art review

  The world Ixalan is a world of dinosaurs and pirates. I know you’re sold already, but Ixalan is also a world of lost lands, hidden cities, and vampiric conquistadors. … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Compressed adventures: a review of Tiny Epic Quest

Tiny Epic Quest is the latest in the line of the ‘tiny epic’ series of games from Gamelyn Games. Tiny Epic Quest sees the players trying to find weapons for … Continue reading

September 23, 2017 · 2 Comments

More details emerge on Magic the Gathering Arena

Since the reveal of Magic: the Gathering at HasCon earlier this month, I have been keeping a lazy eye on any other details to emerge. I’ve made a list below. … Continue reading

September 17, 2017 · 3 Comments

Your new chase cards for Magic: the Gathering

Back in 2004, the Unhinged set was released for Magic: the Gathering. Most of the cards in this set were silver-bordered, meaning not legal for tournament play. ┬áThese cards were … Continue reading

September 17, 2017 · 1 Comment