Scent of a Gamer

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

Warhammer 40,000: Conquest comes to Australia

Conquest was a collectable series for Warhammer 40,000, where each month you would receive a clutch of issues that let you build armies of Primaris and Plague Marines. If you … Continue reading

March 23, 2019 · 4 Comments

Another GW skirmish game

I hope that players of Games Workshop’s various skirmish games understand that there is always another one coming. Players of Shadespire may have thought that skirmish in the Age of … Continue reading

March 17, 2019 · 4 Comments

Games Workshop riding high

Games’ Workshops’s success story of recent years continues with the release of ICv2’s latest North American game sales charts. These charts are from Fall 2018. The miniatures chart doesn’t just … Continue reading

March 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

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