Photosynthesis is quite the meme unto itself. I haven't even finished a full play of it but the idea of not getting sun points because someone else wants them makes me MAYUD. Nothing about the art or pieces make this game feel as cut-throat as it is. FULL REVIEW WHEN I ACTUALLY GET TO PLAYING … Continue reading Photosynthesis
Play this thing against a wall. Or invest in a net. Or play the whole game on an uphill slope. Whatever you do with Renegade's 'Flipships', don't set it up so the mothership end of the play space is on an edge of the table. Or you'll spend half your time on ship-salvaging duty. And … Continue reading First Impressions: Flipships
Back from my honeymoon/1st wedding anniversary! And my goosh does America give me inspiration for memes. The cultural divide between them and my own western country is deceptively massive. MORE MEMES SOON.
Been seeing a lot of stuff for Path of Exile, League, Heroes of the storm lately. All fine games in their own way, but the longer you leave behemoths like them alone, the more alienated you become. Path in particular has been blasting my reddit feed. ASCENSIONS THIS. LEGENDARIES THAT. Gotta love the community spirit … Continue reading Game Updates
Got my Kickstarter copy of Zombicide: Green Horde in the other day. It really checked all the boxes for me: high fantasy theme, quality miniatures and co-operative play. The latter is a game mechanic I've steered further towards in my purchases recently. The idea of working with, not against my friends to achieve a goal … Continue reading The Co-operation Problem