Scent of a Gamer

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

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 · 4 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

Shenanigans stall tablescapes

The Tablescapes tiles sets from Secret Weapon will soon be really hard to get if this recent statement by Secret Weapon is anything to go by. Long story short; the … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · 5 Comments

Hobby games grow faster

The hobby games industry is in its ninth year of growth and that growth is accelerating, according to the latest industry update from ICv2. The graphic below breaks down the … Continue reading

September 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Spartan Games ceases trading

A post went up on the Spartan Games site earlier today indicating that the company will no longer be trading. Spartan Games are responsible for titles including Dystopian Wars, Uncharted … Continue reading

August 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Specialist Games rules writer wanted

Games Workshop are advertising for a rules writer with a focus on their range of specialist games. The description mentions Blood Bowl specifically: Do you want to develop existing games … Continue reading

July 1, 2017 · 2 Comments