Scent of a Gamer

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

Games Workshop Vegas previews

Games Workshop have given us a lot of previews in their latest round. Coming from Las Vegas, these have also been profiled on the warhammer-community page so that no one … Continue reading

February 9, 2019 · 1 Comment

While my wallet gently weeps: Adeptus Titanicus announced

Epic was the first massed battle game I played with a formal rule set, and also the first game where I painted the miniatures I was using. Come to think … Continue reading

May 19, 2018 · 10 Comments

One turn of the wheel: a review of Tzolk’in: the Mayan calendar

Tzolk’in: the Mayan calendar is an agent placement game with a twist. Rather an a board with active squares to place your characters on, you are presented with a series … Continue reading

November 1, 2014

Magic at San Diego Comic Con

There were revelation on a number of upcoming Magic_ the Gathering sets at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The 2014 Commander release will be a set of mono-colour Commander decks. … Continue reading

July 27, 2014

A Conspiracy preview

A special preview video appeared on YouTube today. It shows eight players drafting the new Conspiracy set, and then playing out their games in two multiplayer groups of four players … Continue reading

May 18, 2014

A Christmas Surprise from Wizards of the Coast

There is a Kiora Atua planeswalker card and it will be part of the next set! Here it is: For those not in the know, Kiora was featured in the … Continue reading

December 25, 2013

PAX AUS 2013 Magic: the Gathering Panel

I was fortunate enough to get in to the Magic panel held on day 2 of PAX AUS. After turning up 40 minutes early for opening I walked straight to … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · 1 Comment