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2000AD Character Meeples

by Mike Bon February 23, 2017
2000AD the “Galaxy’s Greatest Comic” turns 40 this year. During this genre-defining run, it’s been influential in not just changing the face of British comics but across the world. Numerous superstar writers and artists took their first faltering steps under the stern but steady hand of Tharg going on to produce the definitive works on […]

Critters Below – Sneak Peek

by Mike Bon February 20, 2017
Antler games blasted onto my radar with their debut game from last year the post apocalyptic set Saltlands. Aside from the stunning art and design the game of wasteland survival captured all the great stuff from the Mad Max films and managed to really embrace what made those flick’s so much fun. So imagine my […]

Who Dares Rolls Podcast Episode 39 – SeaFall (to the bitter end)

by Mike Bon February 20, 2017
Spoiler warning this episode contains massive game destroying, nerd rage inducing spoilers to the game, its mechanics and the plot of SeaFall.  If you intend to play the game now or at some point in the future then you really probably don’t want to listen to this episode. If your still interested as to what […]

SeaFall

by Mike Bon February 16, 2017
A warning to passing travellers for your safety contained below within the secret passages is a deeper look into our SeaFall experience. Be warned these rarely trodden paths are treacherous and filled with the most heinous spoilers…OK look if you don’t want your SeaFall campaign to be ruined don’t click the bloody things, just so […]

Airecon 2017

by Mike Bon February 6, 2017
We’re going on a road trip! So its time to dust off those convention cobwebs and ready ourselves for a weekend of some damned fine gaming. Sweet Gaming Convention season is here again! Yes I’ll be attending Airecon now in its fourth third glorious year and I think they are about ready to deal with our […]

The GW and FFG Split and What it Means to Us.

by Mike Bon January 29, 2017
Back in the carefree summer of 2016 news hit that put a bit of a wilt in my cucumber sandwich. It was the ending of the longstanding agreement between Fantasy Flight and Games Workshop that had seen the latter publishing board games based on GW’s various IP’s. At the time we gnashed our teeth and […]

Who Dares Rolls Podcast Episode 38 – Eventually

by Mike Bon January 26, 2017
Well shiver our timbers after more delays then South West Rail the latest podcast episode is finally here. We look back on some games from last year, have a think about what delights might well be of interest in 2017 and ponder life the universe and everything as we answer a question from Tony Boydell. […]

Dungeon World Exodus Session Three – Vs Cult Pamphleteers!

by Mike Bon January 16, 2017
  Starring: Lee as Ethan Gale, Warden for the Order of Eternal Light. Jacob as Holden Luck, stubbornness mage. Vinnie as Bryan Weaver, Goblin bounty hunter. Ash as Captain Urit Morca of the pirate ship Thondir’s Dagger. Josh as (Fight the) Goodfight, an elemental savant.   Session Zero: Vs Character Creation Session One: Vs Two […]

Ghostel

by Mike Bon January 14, 2017
WDR Silver
Back in the heady days of early 2016, we published a review for Tinkerbot Games Kickstarter project Ghostel. Well here we are in the fresh new car smelling 2017 and don’t you know it but the finished game has materialised on my door mat. So this seems the perfect time to go take another look […]

We’re Still Here!

by Mike Bon January 2, 2017
Happy New Year! To all our listener’s lurkers and passers-by. I know we’ve been quieter than usual over the last couple of months and nothing pains me more than just when everyone else in our hobby is winding down and indulging in all the new shiny toys that hit this time of year I find […]