Clubbing – Settlers of Catan
Feb24

Clubbing – Settlers of Catan

…Blurg!!! …you nearly didn’t get this review. I’ve been ill. Been a bit crappy all weekend and had to take a day off work. Feeling a bit better now and the deadline is getting so tight… …The Missus is away this weekend. Time to crack open a few unplayed games and learn the rules. I really don’t like starting with a new game from scratch while wasting someone else’s time with it. It can...

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Clubbing – Puerto Rico
Jan31

Clubbing – Puerto Rico

Previously on Board Game Clubbing… I have never played Settlers of Catan. Catan, along with Ticket to Ride and Carcassonne, are understood to be the gatekeepers to the fabulous world of board gaming. Play these board games three to pass through the doorway made of the decaying flesh of the nerdiest-nerds. These rancid nerds scare off the people trying too hard to look cool but those of us who care not about such vanity are...

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Settlers of Catan ….IN STAR TREK!
Jan16

Settlers of Catan ….IN STAR TREK!

I’ve not played any form of Catan yet, except the tutorial on the iOS and watching other people play. I think it looks a bit dry. Like a not so bad Monopoly. …but I am a Trekkie. None of this Trekker rubbish. Trekkers are people who dress up and take it far too seriously and feel they need a more sensible name for balance. Trekkies are just big fans who aren’t so wrapped up in it that they don’t realise the...

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