Category Archives: Games

Board Games Magic Number: May 2017

It is time for another update to my 2017 magic number. Add to List 6/8 Bought Letters from Whitechapel 6/23 Bought Kamisado 6/23 Bought Martian Dice Remove from List n/a Net Change: +3 Current Number: 21

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Board Game Magic Number Update: April 2017

This is the second belated update about my Magic Number for board games. Add to List Bought Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn Traded for 7 Wonders: Duel Traded for Lost Cities Bought used copy of Zombicide Season Two: Prison Outbreak … Continue reading

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Board Game Magic Number Update: March 2017

As I recently posted I am trying to decrease my board game magic number this year. I started in February at 20 and since the initial post was over two months late this is the first of two belated monthly … Continue reading

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Board Gaming Magic Number 2017

I found Ryan Graham’s post on BGG about the Magic Number (a term coined on his Out of Game podcast) quite motivating personally as I have been buying new games faster than I can get them to the table for … Continue reading

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Review: Bolt Action: World War II Wargames Rules: Second Edition

Bolt Action: World War II Wargames Rules: Second Edition by Warlord Games My rating: 4 of 5 stars I am not sure whynitbtook me three months to finish this except that it was very slow goingbon the assembly of my … Continue reading

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How did I get hooked on Guild Ball?

In my previous article I explained why I drifted away from Warmachine and Malifaux, my pimary and secondary miniatures games respectively. Now I want to explain why I got hooked on Guild Ball and how I jumped in with both … Continue reading

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Adios Warmachine and Malifaux, hello Guild Ball!

It has been close to two years now since I have felt really engaged by Warmachine or Malifaux, it got to the point where I didn’t even bring models for either one to the Kingdom Con 2015 convention. Warmachine was … Continue reading

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Games for sale/trade

I am trying to clear out some old, dusty games that just don’t get played anymore so that I can get some new shinies. Below are all the things I am bringing to Kingdom-Con to sell or swap. Board/Card Games … Continue reading

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Wall of Shame: Minor Progress

Well “progress” is debatable but at least I got out some of my Protectorate of Menoth models (Warmachine) and the Ogrun Assault Corps to paint last night. My hobby room is still backed up with boxes so 80% of my … Continue reading

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Creative writing via RPG

For some reason I suddenly have a craving to write fantastic fiction and my brain is telling me that the best way to do it is by writing a campaign for a roleplaying game. This seems like a cheat but … Continue reading

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Painting Backlog i.e. Wall of Shame

I have gotten into a really bad habit of continually buying models without finishing what I already own. The closest I have to 100% complete models would be my Protectorate battle box that I bought in the summer of 2008. … Continue reading

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Malifaux 2nd Edition

Malifaux 2nd Edition is here (otherwise known as M2E). I am reposting below what I posted on my local gaming club’s forums, feel free to add comments here or visit the forums at http://fgsnc.com I haven’t done anything but skim … Continue reading

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Order of the Stick Kickstarter

Only five days left to contribute to the Kickstarter fund to help reprint the Order of the Stick books. They are way over the goal already but there are gifts for donating and I figure that I could kick in … Continue reading

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Neat backgrounds for photographing models

One of the guys in my gaming club found a neat site that has downloadable backgrounds for photographing your models, I think I will give this a shot. Corvus Miniatures Cloud Backgrounds

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What big teeth you have grandma….

I really love this diorama that showcases the Extreme Warpwolf from Privateer Press What big teeth you have grandma…..    

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