Scent of a Gamer

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

Magic's next Secret Lair: rats

Via Polygon, Magic has announced its next Secret lair tie-in will be a single set themed around the Year of the Rat. This set comes with 8 cards for $40 … Continue reading

January 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Happy holidays 2019!

Whether midwinter or midsummer, whatever the holidays are to you… I hope you enjoy them! As for me, I’ll be hoping for some fresh paint brushes under the Christmas tree … Continue reading

December 22, 2019 · 8 Comments

Loyalist Space Marine name generator

The latest Space Marine codex encourages people to create their own legions, but how to name them? If you’re struggling for inspiration, then try this name generator, developed for loyalist … Continue reading

October 12, 2019 · 13 Comments

No more zero days

Here’s something I came across on Reddit recently that made me stop and think and yes, change my habits too. The original post is 5 years old now. The concept … Continue reading

July 27, 2019 · 4 Comments

8-bit Symphony

There’s a music concert coming up soon that I’d love to go to, but I’m a little too far from Hull, UK to make it. The 8-bit symphony will present … Continue reading

June 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

GW’s contrasting previews

It’s been another week-end of exciting Games Workshop previews (as long as you’re the sort of person who gets excited by such things). I know I am! First up is … Continue reading

May 12, 2019 · 3 Comments

Crystal Brush 2019 winners

The Crystal brush competition is over for another year, and again there have been some fantastic entries which show off the pinnacle of miniatures painting. The overall winner in 2019 … Continue reading

April 7, 2019 · 1 Comment