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Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game (minatures game review).

January 31, 2014 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game (minatures game review).

‘Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game’, published by the prodigious Fantasy Flight Games, is essentially a space dogfight simulation game that is played out on any tabletop/convenient flat surface. The aim is simple: blast your opponent into space dust, through the moving of your ships into firing arcs and rolling special dice to see if you […]

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A Game Of Thrones: The Board Game: Second Edition (board game review).

June 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
A Game Of Thrones: The Board Game: Second Edition (board game review).

Righto, another ‘A Song Of Fire And Ice’ by George RR Martin inspired game published by Fantasy Flight Games, but not to be confused with any of the others. This is a board game, not a card based-game and as such comes with a pre-made board that you lie down on a table and play […]

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Game Of Thrones Card Game (card game review).

January 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game Of Thrones Card Game (card game review).

A disclaimer. This two player game is made by Fantasy Flight Games and is based on the HBO TV show ‘Game Of Thrones’. It is not to be confused with the myriad of other games (also by Fantasy Flight) based on the American author George R. R. Martin’s ‘A Song Of Fire And Ice’ series. […]

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Blood Bowl: Team Manager (card game review)

November 24, 2012 | By | Reply More
Blood Bowl: Team Manager (card game review)

A quick clarification. ‘Blood Bowl: Team Manager’ is a spin-off game of another highly successful board-game called ‘Blood Bowl’. That game was first released back in the late 80s and I am old enough to remember buying that first edition. It is a testament to the game that it has retained its popularity and seen […]

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