Scent of a Gamer

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

WordPress: back to the old plans (almost)

I saw via Aywren that WordPress have changed their plans again, this time going back to almost where they were on 31 March this year. Good news for smaller bloggers, … Continue reading

July 25, 2022 · 16 Comments

WordPress walks back (some) changes

Thanks to a link from Aywren, I see that WordPress have undone some of their recent disastrous changes. The newly introduced limits on how many people are allowed to view … Continue reading

April 7, 2022 · 22 Comments

A sudden, unannounced change

In between articles a line on my blog stats suddenly went from being halfway full to being full and red: The free WordPress option used to come with 3GB for … Continue reading

April 1, 2022 · 78 Comments

Can Warhammer be saved? Should Warhammer be saved?

To anyone with eyes, the game of Warhammer is in trouble. It is now in long-term decline with no end in sight to the current trend. The evidence is there … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · 10 Comments

New formats for Friday Night Magic

The screen capture says it better than I could. There are a number of new formats available for FNM, or Friday Night Magic sanctioning. Stores can enter these as the … Continue reading

October 18, 2014

Changes to Magic set structure

The three-set block structure has been a mainstay of Magic: the Gathering since the late 1990s. In an important article, Magic’s head designer Mark Rosewater lays out the persistent problems … Continue reading

August 30, 2014