ZineQuest 2 games are dropping next month and if you don’t know what that means, you’re in luck because it’s time for a history lesson! What? No… Too late! What In Sam Heck Is A Zine? A zine (/ziːn/ ZEEN; short for magazine or fanzine) is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts […]
Just recently I heard about the concept of mint-tin games. Games that, in essence, are designed to fit within a mint-tin. Which, as curator of the microgame feature for Tabletop Gaming, is entirely up my alley. One page RPGs, microgames, business card/post card/letter games, and now mint-tin games are some of my favourites to play […]
It’s the end of the year (almost) and that means its time for a Table Top 5 list! Is it self indulgent? Yes! Is it a good way to find out about games we haven’t covered? Of course! There have been some good and some bad games release this year and in the interests of […]
Like most people, I’ve amassed a brain full of pointless trivia. Obscure film facts, actor names and birth years but never useful stuff. Never mathematical equations or scientific principles. Unfortunately, I’m salty that my brain has taken to hoarding trivia but I will try to keep this review of What Came First, objective. What Is […]
This Arcane Blaster Casters preview is based on a pre-production/review copy of the game so elements may be subject to change by release. Who doesn’t love wizards? The idea of being able to conjure whatever you want, curse people who don’t invite you to things, and cause wanton destruction is just so appealing. And as […]
Reviewing games can be difficult at times. Enjoyment is subjective and while we try our best to be objective, our opinions and tastes ultimately decide how we get on with a game. Which leads me to the strange journey of reviewing Spire. Ever since first coming across Spire at the UK Games Expo last year, […]
… I can’t just put up a .gif of myself collapsing with giddy glee so I’ll try my best in the next 500 words to explain just how good 20 Second Showdown is.
Steampunk as a setting is one that occupies a strange place in my heart. On the one hand, I love the aesthetic, the fantastical worlds, and the goofy inventions. On the other hand, I rarely play it, don’t really read it, and for the most part dislike a lot of the ‘steampunk-but-X’ settings and stories. […]