Scent of a Gamer

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

Kill Team revealed

The rumours have come to a crashing halt with the reveal of Games Workshop’s latest squad-based game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe – Kill team. This YouTube video provides … Continue reading

July 8, 2018 · 7 Comments

Adventures in Warhammer

Warhammer Adventures is the latest new product announcement. I didn’t see this one coming. It’s a series of books set in the Age of Sigmar and Warhammer 40,000 universes, but … Continue reading

May 27, 2018 · 1 Comment

The wisdom of goldfish

In Magic: the Gathering, “goldfishing” is a term for testing your deck against an absent opponent. You cast your creatures and spells, attack and so on. Your opponent does nothing, … Continue reading

April 29, 2018 · 2 Comments

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