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Design Theory: Less Is More

Just because an idea is good, doesn’t mean it’s good for this game. All of the designers I know have more ideas than they can get finished, and this is a good thing. It shows a fertile and creative mind. … Continue reading

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Amazons on Amazon

One thing I’ve mentioned a few times, is how long it can take between me finishing a project and it seeing the light of day. So, it’s good to be able to finally talk a little about Tribes of Legend, … Continue reading

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2nd edition Kings of War Review – Part 2

Caveat: this second part is for the 5% of the gaming population who immerse themselves in the world of games and gaming as much as I do, and who are as curious and particular about how things work as I … Continue reading

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2nd edition Kings of War Review – Part 1

This review is split into two parts for a couple of reasons. The first is that it will not be short, and the second is that it seems at present to be a different game depending on your style or … Continue reading

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Dust to DUST

Just uploaded a partial review of DUST. I can’t put the photos in from my cocktail bar in Foreign Parts, so they’ll appear later. I’ll also add rather more commentary on the rules. But it’s something for you guys to … Continue reading

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Melting

Well here I am on my travels, using a borrowed iPad in a cocktail bar to post a reply or two. Its 26 degrees here at 11pm and as you can imagine that made the middle of the day pretty … Continue reading

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On My Travels

Well I’m leaving the clan behind for a few days, zipping about the place, and may not have much computer access. So, if I’m a little quiet over the next week then don’t be surprised. That said, it is also … Continue reading

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So What Am I Going to Paint?

My least favourite part of painting is cleaning up the models in the first place, but it has to be done. So that I can avoid using that as an excuse not to do it, and so that I don’t … Continue reading

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Greetings!

Well that crystal ball gazing got a bit of attention 🙂 Hello and welcome to all who joined us from TTGN. Seems that my predictions caused a bit of a spike in traffic. Perhaps I should take up fortune telling? … Continue reading

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A Little Confession

It has been a long time since I painted any toy soldiers properly. A very long time. So long, in fact, that I have entirely lost track of when I last did it. This is a bad thing. This may … Continue reading

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