The TableTop Effect - Article

I had heard about Habour from a few friends who said they had played it and liked it. It wasn’t a high priority for me, but the more I toyed with the idea of buying it the more enticing the game became. One day I saw Harbour for $20…

Why I Stopped Using Kickstarter - Article

Why I Stopped Using Kickstarter: Hi fellow gamers! So, I thought I'd share my Kickstarter ups and downs with you all and tell you why I no longer Kickstart board games. I'm hoping this will be useful to those of you questioning wether it's a worthwhile endeavour. Since I started…

Christmas Cards - Article

I am currently packing for a holiday. We haven’t been on a holiday as a family like this since the birth of our little one. As I pack for our trip I realised I was packing more than a few card games. This is for a couple of good…

Board Game Upgrades & Modifications - Video

How to mod board game. Upgrades in Pimp My Game: Just a quick post to pimp one of our staffers. If you like the idea of pimping your games out, but don't have a lot of money the Pimp My Game series of videos might be of use. The last…

Tabletop Game Reviewers and Patience - Article

Tabletop Board Game Reviewers Australia - Doggie Doo Game Review and what it teaches us about patience: Our man Mister Jaxon has been reviewing tabletop games since he was 2 years old. This week he covered a few kids games for our YouTube Channel, including Doggie Doo from Goliath Games.…

Board Gaming Live Streams - Article

Board gamer YouTube Live Streams you should try and catch: There are some great Live streams for board game fans. Some of us catch them weekly, it's a great way to be part of a game, even if you're not the one playing. It's also a great way to see…

Back When We Were Weird - Article

Back When We Were Weird the mainstreaming of geek culture - Article: I’m an older female gamer, I’ve always played games. I was the star player of Space Invaders at the local roller skating rink, the original Atari was my first console, the first tabletop RPG I played…

Unwritten Board Game Rules - Video Article

Unwritten Board Game Rules: We've all got them, a set of rules that you won't find in the rulebook when you buy a game. Our man Dave has a really neat video on this very subject and we think you'll like the rules therein. What unwritten board game rules do…

Star Wars: Legion – The Next Big Thing or Just Another Cash In?

During the most recent GenCon, Fantasy Flight Games dropped a bomb on avid fans wallets. Possibly the most famous Sci-Fi intellectual property in the world right now is getting a full blown tactical miniatures game, Star Wars: Legion. This news is no surprise following the split between Games Workshop (GW)…

Total Recall and Board Game Science Fiction

Total Recall is a classic movie, possibly one of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s best films… well, it is certainly up there with Terminator 1 and 2, and Conan, Predator, Commando, The Running Man, Kindergarten Cop, and Twins… fine. I’m a fan and I don’t care who knows it. Anyway,…