Scent of a Gamer

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

Reservations about the Reserved List

Right now the Reserved List is a dead weight on the game of Magic: the Gathering. I don’t believe it should be discarded, but it could be changed to become … Continue reading

April 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

Star Wars X-Wing continues to dominate

ICv2’s latest industry update is out and it’s official: the new edition of Warhammer 40,000 has failed to knock Star Wars X-Wing off its perch. Here’s the new sales chart … Continue reading

March 17, 2018 · 5 Comments

Forgebane rises into view

It seems the Mechanicum of Warhammer 40,00 have been settling planets best left alone. once settled, they begin their usual habit of digging too greedily and too deep. The Necrons … Continue reading

March 10, 2018 · 4 Comments

Empty hives: Necromunda’s problem

The new Necromunda has launched with teams for the Goliath and Escher gangs, and expanded rules for those gangs in a Gang War supplement. This is considerably less than launched … Continue reading

December 2, 2017 · 8 Comments

Wizkids & GW team up

An announcement on the Wizkids website caught my eye today; the US-based company has teamed up with Games Workshop and will released licenced games based on the Warhammer 40,000 universe, … Continue reading

October 22, 2017 · 5 Comments

Shadespire: ‘ultimate competitive’?

The messaging around Games Workshop’s upcoming Sahdespire game is becoming clearer and it’s apparent that this will not be simply another board game release set in one of their game … Continue reading

October 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dystopian comes to Warcradle Games

Via meeples & miniatures comes the news that Warcradle Games has bought the intellectual property relating to Dystopian Wars, Firestorm Armada, and Uncharted Seas. The parent company behind these games … Continue reading

October 1, 2017 · 2 Comments