Flashpoint: Fire Rescue
Mar30

Flashpoint: Fire Rescue

To write Flashpoin: Fire Rescue off as a Pandemic clone, or a Forbidden Island clone, is to miss the point. While both of those games and this share elements – controlling the environment through movement of pieces around a board while trying to get to the endgame – all three differ significantly enough to be fun. But what each has, in spades, is theme. Pandemic – essentially Outbreak: The Game – is probably...

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Supplemental Clubbing
Feb08

Supplemental Clubbing

I particularly enjoyed the board game club I attend last Thursday. There was a nice atmosphere in the pub and everyone was happily enjoying their games. It was someone’s birthday and he brought in cakes for us, that didn’t go too well with the ales we were drinking but we merrily ate anyway. Half the people were off to his for a gaming session over the weekend to celebrate more. We waited a while for more people to turn...

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Clubbing – Flash Point: Fire Rescue
Jan18

Clubbing – Flash Point: Fire Rescue

…had my break after my last article now. Thanks for waiting. I got a bit distracted and watched a lot of crap on Netflix instead of work. I just got it this weekend and I’m still in the honeymoon period of watching 5 minutes of everything on there. Except Family Ties. I stuck around for the whole first episode of that. It’s worth watching to see the end where the Dad and Michael J Fox agree to disagree about...

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