Scent of a Gamer

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

The blog in 2018

This year was a first for the blog – the first year-on-year decline in total views: The total number of views and visitors (the darker blue bar) both dropped to … Continue reading

January 12, 2019 · 19 Comments

Official Warhammer 40k podcast

Just in time for Christmas comes Voxcast: the Official 40k podcast. The first episodes are already up, and there’s a great debut episode featuring a long interview with Jes Goodwin. … Continue reading

December 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

Magic’s new competitive scene

Wizards of the Coast chose an eSports convention to make an announcement about Magic’s organized play system. This choice of event should have been prescient but many were still surprised … Continue reading

December 16, 2018 · 4 Comments

Ultimate Masters revealed for MtG

Earlier this week Wizards of the Coast revealed the latest (and last for a while) Masters set. Called Ultimate Masters, this set aims to bring a lot of beloved cards … Continue reading

November 10, 2018 · 3 Comments

Games Workshop news from Essen Spiel

If you’ve never been to Essen Spiel, I recommend it. Though in honesty I recommend it as someone who has never been (yet!). 150,000+ people at the largest tabletop game … Continue reading

October 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Webcomics on Warhammer Community

The Warhammer Community page has been transformed into a hub of sneak peeks, new releases, hobby tips, and images of painted models and armies. The page also now hosts a … Continue reading

September 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Quest comes to Warhammer 40,000

Since its first release in 1994, Warhammer Quest has always been a fantasy game about exploring dungeons and the like. Fan variants have covered more science fiction territory, but never … Continue reading

September 2, 2018 · 2 Comments