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Designer Impulses

by Mike Bon September 20, 2017
Chris from Unboxed:The Board Game Blog approached me with the spiffy idea of an article all about games that we’ve bought without doing the homework, you know like checking reviews or any of that other sensible stuff those of use with a serious board game habit would obviously do. These are impulse buy’s and more […]

We’re Not Wizards Podcast

by Mike Bon September 10, 2017
I’ve been silly busy over here and not really had the time to show at lot of WDR love. But I did just guest on the wonderful We’re Not Wizards Podcast. So why not settle yourself down for an hour or so of chit chat and nonsense. And if you like that then I strongly […]

The Final Countdown

by Mike Bon August 28, 2017
As I sit here typing I keep peering over at the clock hanging ominously behind me, it’s working I know it is but it feels like I’m trapped in one of those terrible Hollywood cliches as the hero defuses that gigantic bomb in the final act, seconds stretching to minutes sweat glistening on his brow. […]

Ground Force

by Mike Bon August 22, 2017
I am shocked to say, this is possibly the best licensed game I’ve bought from a charity shop so far. Ground Force is a game for 2-4 players, each of whom start off with a three-by-three grid of cards representing a smashed up garden. Look at it. What a mess. There’s a tire, there’s litter. […]

Who Dares Rolls Podcast 44 – Sparring Bantz

by Mike Bon August 16, 2017
Yes! we’re back! After numerous technical, psychological and beverage related disasters here’s the latest podcast episode!!! It’s good to be back!     Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | More Please follow and like us:

I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take this anymore!

by Mike Bon July 19, 2017
Alright, i’m going to go off on one. So before I get into a complete state and have to wipe the slaver off my chin, let’s get some context in here so stick with me there is a point to all of this. If you’re sitting comfortably then I’ll begin. The video games industry has […]

Who Dares Rolls Podcast Episode 43 – Room 504 Live at the UK Games EXPO 2017

by Mike Bon June 21, 2017
Yes its our live show from the UK Games EXPO 2017. Yep its the same irrelevant nonsense we’ve come to expect but now live and unedited. With special guests Tony Boydell and Andrew Harman. Recorded in front of a live audience of almost 20. Be afraid… Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple […]

The UK Games EXPO 2017 – Recap

by Mike Bon June 14, 2017
So its all over again for another year. The EXPO is now official a huge event, with more to see each year its getting harder and harder to pick what to stop and look at and what to pass by. Here’s some of my thoughts on the show and a handful of the games that […]

Critters Below back on Kickstarter

by Mike Bon June 8, 2017
Back in March Antler Games the lovely chaps behind the very cool Saltlands launched their second game Critters Below on Kickstarter. They took the hard decision to cancel the project as it wasn’t performing as well as it deserved partly due to a heap of high profile projects hitting at the same time and a […]

Who Dares Rolls Live at UK Games EXPO 2017

by Mike Bon June 6, 2017
Join Mike, Nate, Ben and Charlie as they perform our first live and uncensored podcast recording. With special guests Tony Boydell and Andrew Harman. Together we try to judge Penguins, Zombies, Words and Mike to see which is worthy of being consigned to the depths of Room 504. Please follow and like us: