Scent of a Gamer

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

MtG artists: Johann Bodin

Johann Bodin’s art first appeared back in the original Zendikar block, with a single card in the Worldwake set. Since then, Johann has illustrated dozens of cards across many different … Continue reading

November 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

The week in inspiration #3

Lots to talk about and share this week, including a few interesting items on the design side of the gaming equation. Reading: Persistence pays off for Brian Fargo For about … Continue reading

November 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Art gallery: Hallowe’en

With October 31 approaching I decided to take a look back through the images I’ve featured on this blog over the years, and pull out some of the spookier, creepier, … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

The week in inspiration #2

Another week, another set in inspiring pages, posts, and more from around the web: Participate The insane geniuses at Iron Sleet have announced a general participation call for their 2018 … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

MtG artists: Johannes Voss

Johannes Voss has provided me with some of my favourite illustrations on Magic cards, especially the fantastic Restoration Angel. His art is usually bright and focused on a single figure, … Continue reading

October 15, 2017 · 3 Comments

Magic art gallery: dragons

Dragons feature heavily in myth and fantasy. Magic is no exception. In this game dragons run the gamut from fire-breathing monsters to intelligent schemers. This gallery shows a few of … Continue reading

October 7, 2017 · 3 Comments

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