Rune Age Card game forÂ 2-4 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 60 minutes. Published byÂ Fantasy Flight Games,Â designed byÂ Corey Konieczka Red November 2nd Edition Boardgame forÂ 1-8 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 60 minutes. Published byÂ Fantasy Flight Games,Â designed byÂ Bruno Faidutti & Jef Gontier Ventura Boardgame forÂ 2-4 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 60 minutes. Published byÂ Fantasy Flight Games,Â designed byÂ Alberto Menoncin & Silvio Negri- Clementi… Read more »
Nige has renewed the Shrews Boardgames fantasy league on the official Premier League game. I think those that played last year are automatically signed up again. However, new players are welcome so why not go along, register and pick your team for the new season at this site. Once you’ve picked your team, sign up for our private league using… Read more »
Â Â Now, the Shrewsbury Boardgames Club has been going a lot longer than ten years but thisÂ month marks the tenth anniversary of me moving back to Shrewsbury and diligently recording our escapades on the web. The earliest screen dump I could get from the Wayback Machine was from May 2003 but, if you look at our archive session reports,… Read more »
The second episode of the new video podcast is now out and this time they concentrate on Descent and its expansions, together with shorter bits on other dungeon crawlers Heroquest and Dungeonquest. One or two nice humorous moments again – trousers of speed, anyone? Here is the link to the episode
Ikusa Boardgame forÂ 2-5 players, ages 12+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 240 minutes. Published byÂ Hasbro,Â designed byÂ Michael Gray Isle of Ravens Chapter Pack A Game of Thrones LCG expansion forÂ 2-4 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 60 minutes. Published byÂ Fantasy Flight Games,Â designed byÂ Nate French, Eric M Lang & Christian T Petersen Tanto Cuore Boardgame forÂ 2-4 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 45 minutes. Published byÂ Japanime Games,Â designed… Read more »
Just added a new Bitz Quiz toÂ my TrickylightÂ site, the first for over four years. Twenty images from the box covers of mostly well-known games. You can let me know how hard or easy you found it by commenting below. The link to the quiz is here.
Olympos Boardgame forÂ 3-5 players, ages 12+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 90 minutes. Published byÂ Rio Grande Games,Â designed byÂ Philippe Keyaerts Slapshot Boardgame forÂ 2-6 players, ages 8+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 60 minutes. Published byÂ Columbia Games,Â designed byÂ Tom Dalgliesh, Lance Gutteridge, Ron Gibson &Â John Gordon Age of Industry: Japan & Minnesota Boardgame expansion forÂ 2-5 players, ages 13+ Playing time approximatelyÂ 120 minutes. Published byÂ Treefrog Games,Â designed byÂ Kevin Beckey & Lawrence… Read more »
There’s a new UK video podcast and blog just out called Shut Up & Sit Down. I’ve watched the first episode and found it very entertaining. A nice humorous style with sections on Citadels, Ghost Stories and Memoir ’44 plus a tour of Finchley’s finest, Leisure Games, at the start of the episode. You can find all the details here.
This year’s Manorcon is again being held at Stamford Hall, University of Leicester, and runs from 2pm on Friday 15th July until 2pm on Monday 18th July 2011. The event will have all the regular tournaments plus, possibly, one or two new ones. It features a second-hand game sale on Friday and Saturday, the Pop Quiz on Saturday evening and… Read more »
I’m just trying out a new function on my Trickylight site – Polls. The first one is up and runs until 24 July 2011 and it asks which game you prefer to play: Agricola or Le Havre. Thinking about it, it would be nice for people to enter comments backing up their choice but, for now at least, it’s just… Read more »