Scent of a Gamer

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

Kev O’Neill (artist), RIP

I was saddened to recover from a virus that knocked me down this week (not that one!) to the news of Kev O’Neill’s death earlier in the week. Kev was … Continue reading

November 12, 2022 · 4 Comments

Dragonlance comics on Humble Bundle

There’s a new Humble Bundle up and this one features classic dragonlance comics, among others: A quick word of caution; these comics are perhaps better for their nostalgia value than … Continue reading

April 16, 2021

The Galaxy’s Greatest gets Humble

2000AD aka ‘the galaxy’s greatest comic’ is something of a holdover from a bygone age. British comics used to be quite the industry, but these days there’s not much left … Continue reading

August 22, 2020 · 7 Comments

RIP Carlos Ezquerra

If you didn’t grow up on a steady diet of 2000AD, first – my condolences – you missed out. Second, you may not be aware of the recrent passing of … Continue reading

October 7, 2018

2000AD on The Guardian

The Guardian has an interesting, if short, article on 2000AD, featuring interviews with some of the creators. If you aren’t aware; 2000AD is a weekly British comic that typically features … Continue reading

December 19, 2015

Saying Goodbye to Penny Arcade Report and Checkpoint

An innocuous-seeming post of Penny-Arcade recently announced big changes. The post was so innocuous I missed it, as I think did many others. There was a follow-up post on the … Continue reading

December 13, 2013

One for the 2000AD fans

A fantastic fan film from the Judge Dredd universe popped up on YouTube a couple of months ago. I noticed it today. Ahem. Well worth sharing (and watching!). This one … Continue reading

July 13, 2013