Monthly Archives: March 2010

Baycon 2010 – 8th to 11th April

Baycon 2010 will be held at the Exeter Court Hotel, Kennford, from 1.00pm Thursday 8th April to 3.00pm Sunday 11th April 2010 (the weekend after Easter). Kennford is situated approximately 5 miles south of Exeter on the main A38 (at the first junction following the end of the M5 motorway, and signposted Kennford Services). There is ample free parking in the hotel… Read more »

Jaipur

Garry Lloyd   30th March 2010   No Comments on Jaipur

Jan and I played Jaipur on Sunday, a fabulous card game by Sebastian Pauchon and published by GameWorks. Lots of tricky decisions about when to collect camels, exchange goods and how quickly to cash the goods in for treasure tokens. Best of three rounds means games last about 20-30 minutes. I really enjoyed this a lot.

Counter #48

Garry Lloyd   2nd March 2010   No Comments on Counter #48

Issue 48 of Counter arrived at the end of last week and, as usual, its 84 pages are filled with interesting stuff. This time, there’s the usual Top 5’s for the previous year as well as articles on A Brief History of the World, 1853 and Magic: The Gathering. There are also full reviews of 20 of the recently released… Read more »