Monthly Archives: December 2013

It’s a Scandal!

Garry Lloyd   21st December 2013   No Comments on It’s a Scandal!

Having declared Nige the 2013 Hall of Fame winner last night, on the back of some hasty calculations, it seems I either can’t read or I can’t use a calculator correctly. After writing up the reports and scores from the games played last night, the site has done the calculation correctly and declared that this year’s Hall of Fame has… Read more »

Counter #63

Garry Lloyd   11th December 2013   No Comments on Counter #63

The new issue of Counter arrived today. Contained in its 84 pages are reviews of more than twenty games including Concordia, Machi Koro, Mush! Mush! Prosperity, Russian Railroads and Spyrium. There are also articles on GenCon and Essen, Rick thornquist on Learning Games, The Counter Guide to Worker Placement games and the usual letters page. You can learn more about… Read more »

Shrewsbury Boardgames Club – Change of Venue

This Friday’s session (13th December 2013), which was due to take place at Nige’s house, won’t because his boiler has packed up and it’s rather cool up the Stiperstones at this time of year without any heating. Instead, Mark K is picking up the slack so those travelling out to Oswestry will, I’m sure be offered a feast of biscuits, cake,… Read more »

Wayback When? – December ’93, ’98, ’03, ’08

Wayback When? is a review of the games I was playing five, ten, fifteen and twenty years ago with me highlighting the most memorable titles of each particular month in the vain hope that I might dig out some of them to play again. This month we’re looking at December 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008. December doesn’t seem to be… Read more »