1 May 2015

Hawk Wargames drop some news on Dropfleet

Hawk Wargames Dropfleet news

2015 is set to be the year of space naval combat. Earlier in the year we saw the release of Star Wars Armada, X-Wing’s slower more strategic big brother and last weekend saw more news about HALO: Fleet Battles at Salute 2015. You may remember last year that Hawk Wargames announced a new fleet battle system set in the Dropzone Commander universe and designed by old Games Workshop favourite Andy Chambers.

29 Apr 2015

UK Games Expo 2015

UK Games Expo 2015 
The map of tabletop gaming is a lot like the map of these Great British Isles. To the south we have the sophisticated and learned board games, the far reaches of the north hold the great untamed wilds of the collectible card game, over the hills to the west there be the dragons and wizards of roleplaying games and from Nottingham the kings of miniature war games hold court. And right in the centre of it all is the UK Games Expo.

18 Apr 2015

X-Wing Wave 7 Leaked

X-Wing Wave 7 leaked
Remember last month how we wrote some wild speculation about what ships would be in Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Game Wave 7?

Based on the new ships for Star Wars Armada we thought we had a pretty good idea about what ships will be making the move from fleet manoeuvres to dog fighting. Only one of those guesses where true as Team Covenant leaked the real ships of Wave 7.

17 Apr 2015

Pixelated brains: Surviving One Month In

Surviving One Month In
When the zombie apocalypse finally arrives us board gamers are all going to be well prepare because games like Surviving: One Month In have trained us in how to construct a base, working as a team and scavenging the wastelands.

Epic Pathfinder Adventures at the UK Games Expo

This year’s UK Games Expo is only six weeks away! That means it’s time to start looking at some events and what could be better than some epic fantasy roleplaying with Pathfinder, as the Pathfinder Society and Syrinscape have teamed up for this year’s weekend of gaming.

15 Apr 2015

Vampire Hunters launches on Kickstarter

Vampire Hunters Board Game kickstarter news
Holy water?
Cross bow?

We’re all tooled up which means one of only two things, we’re either going vampire hunting or I’m being forced to watch the Twilight saga again! The good news is we don’t have to watch Bella Swan sulk in a chair for an hour because Vampire Hunters from Dark Gate Games is on Kickstarter now.

13 Apr 2015

Welcome to the Jungle, Lords of War Elves and Lizardmen returns to Kickstarter

Lords of War Elves vs Lizardmen
By now you should know all about Lords of War. You don’t! Well it’s a very clever two player card game, where the location of your card is just as important as how hard it is. Black Box Games have had great success with the game so far, Dwarves vs Orcs, Elves vs Lizardmen, Templars vs Undead, magic and weather, well now they are returning to Kickstarter to add some magical power ups to the Elves and Lizardmen factions.

12 Apr 2015

Is it a dream? Spell Saga the card game

Spell Saga single player card game
It’s difficult trying to work out what Spell Saga actually is, and I think it’s all on purpose. There’s something about a boy, and the end of the world and some weird monsters. Or maybe the whole thing is just a dream.