Games

Busy Times, Busy Times!

I have been on holiday for the past 2 weeks and my, it has been a busy time.  The first week, my mother came to stay with us in our remote little corner of the world….


Twilight Struggle: Factions and Regions

Back in July I posted my first impressions of Board Game Geek’s #1 rated game, Twilight Struggle.  At the time, I gave a quick rundown of how the game works, trotted out a couple of generic…



Is Love Letter the Latest in Tabletop Shovelware?

I have previously suggested that games like Fluxx and Munchkin are, in their many incarnations, the closest we get in tabletop terms to the bland shovelware that we see with alarming regularity on game consoles.  Looking at…





Star Conflict is Awesome

Over the past few days I have been playing a free to play (read: freemium) space combat game called Star Conflict. I was actually looking for a game that recaptured my love of the classic…