The problem of the Board Game Snob
Dec07

The problem of the Board Game Snob

The problem of the Board Game Snob I’ve played games with many a gamer over the years I’ve gamed. Most times it’s been a GREAT experience, sometimes though there’s one gamer type that has managed to irritate me, that gamer is ‘the board game snob’. Now we’re all entitled to an opinion, I don’t like “Hive” as a game, most people love it, I personally find it a plastic pushing chore. Thing is, I don’t put the people...

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Clue Game of Thrones – Huh?
May18

Clue Game of Thrones – Huh?

Game of Thrones Clue / Cluedo – Some weird choices within the game That guy up there, in the banner, that guy… that guy is in “Clue Game of Thrones”. Now we’re not saying our opinion is more important than the good folk at USAopoly, but they put that guy (who?) in the game and not a bunch of other way more well known / more important characters. USAopoly has released all the details for its “Clue...

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The Illuminati are slotting NWO plans into games
Mar21

The Illuminati are slotting NWO plans into games

The Illuminati are slotting NWO plans into games FACT! Okay, well ‘Fact according to the fringe who like these sorts of things’. This is old, but it’s being dredged up again via The Express UK, so we’re posting it because we thought it was interesting, not because we think the Illuminati are actually inserting their plans into board games (let’s face it, that is a poor plan for a super secret society), but because it...

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Board game infection rate – Article
Mar10

Board game infection rate – Article

Board Game Infection Rate – When all your mates become gamers We had a big games meet up this week, our main group, friends of friends and family of friends, it was a lot of fun and then we heard someone say “I just feel like my whole life is board games now”. We leapt upon it, what did she mean? So here’s the thing about modern board gaming, it’s fun. A lot of people don’t even know it exists, but when they play, when...

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Game News of the Week Feb 1 – 7 Roundup
Feb05

Game News of the Week Feb 1 – 7 Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! GameTraders Loganholme Qld shuts its doors Sad news for those of us on the Northern Gold Coast, Qld, Australia. One of only a few local tabletop game stores is no more, with GameTraders at the Logan Hyperdome closing its doors in the coming days. It had been obvious to us for many weeks something was afoot, but when we quizzed a staff member a few weeks ago asking outright “are you...

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