RoboRally

Sometimes a game comes sort of out of nowhere, takes you by surprise, and you fall in love with it. RoboRally is such a game. I’d heard of it years ago, long before I was really into board games. For a good chunk of the mid nineties I was a Magic: The Gathering (MtG) player. I did I say player? sorry I meant to say hopeless obsessive, I lost years of my life to that game and a lot of my money, well buying Magic cards and beer as...

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London On Board
Feb21

London On Board

Like nearly every gamer I know, I’ve struggled to find a regular group of players. My capacity & urge to buy the latest shiny game filled with little cardboard pieces of joy, will always out-pace my chances to play the damn things. My wife is very understanding, she’s lived with my geekiness for long enough to put up with all my foibles. She’s even partial to the odd game of Carcassone or Dominion. However...

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LoB – Diceman Cometh
Feb13

LoB – Diceman Cometh

I popped along to London On Board this week, as I wanted to try out at least one of my new games. It turned out to be a theme night with a loose theme of “dice”, so the idea was to bring along games which feature dice heavily. Now let me think what game do I have which features dice? hmmmm Quarriors! That’s only got 130 dice, but I reckon that’s enough for a dice themed night 😉 First up I played a little eruo...

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