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Just in time for Halloween – Ghostel board game special offer

by Bevan Clatworthyon 13/09/2018
Halloween is fast approaching, and Tinkerbot Games is running a spooky special to help you lovers of board games get your creep on! In the run up to Halloween if you head on over to www.tinkerbotgames.com to purchase a copy of the haunted house game Ghostel, enter the Geek Pride exclusive promo code GEEK20 to […]

Burning Rome – A preview

by Bevan Clatworthyon 11/08/2017
Veni, vidi, vici! I spotted this little beauty whilst trawelling the wilds of Facebook, popping up in my FB feed like a Spartan assaulting a man-god-thing. But past the gorgeous artwork lies an interesting card game of war and tactics set in the ancient Roman era. Suitable for 1 on 1 or 2 v2 team […]

Farsight – A Preview

by Bevan Clatworthyon 28/04/2017
So those that know me, also know I’m a complete sucker for anything mecha. BattleTech, Gundam, Armored Core, I love the idea of chunky bots piloted to war all guns blazing as they stride into battle. So when Farsight, the latest game from Braincrack Games designer Jamie Jolly and developer Lewis Shaw, came across my […]

Anoxemia

by Bevan Clatworthyon 12/04/2017
The fear of the deep blue is one that a lot of people, myself included share. Drowning, sharks, the darkness swallowing you up as you sink down into the watery depths, it all evokes a sense of trepidation, a sense of being out of control and dying in painful, terror filled dread. Have I set […]

An interview with Evan Hunt, designer of Originz

by Bevan Clatworthyon 20/09/2016
Hi folks! Following on from our written interview with Nate Brett on this cracking looking card game of super powered villains and heroes (you can find it here if you want to check it out!), we also got the chance to speak to one of the designers of the game: Evan Hunt. We had a […]

Kickstarter Spotlight – Originz the Superpowered card game!

by Bevan Clatworthyon 09/09/2016
Every so often, the stars align and two segments of geek culture come together in glorious communion. A Deadpool video game? Yes please! A Totoro onesie for all aspiring cosplayers/nap afficienados? And now? How about a card game of comic book super powers? I think you know where I’m going with this. On Kickstarter now […]

Via Nebula Tabletop Review

by Bevan Clatworthyon 13/08/2016
The latest game from Space Cowboys (Splendor, T.I.M.E. Stories) and designer Martin Wallace (Brass, A Few Acres of Snow), Via Nebula has the potential to be a cracking game in both production and design. But is it? Well let me give you my thoughts. VN is set in a mystical valley called Nebula where dark […]

Deadpool coming to Marvel Legendary Card game

by Bevan Clatworthyon 11/08/2016
“Wait ’til you get a load of me.” That’s right folks, details are sketchy but Deadpool is to get his own stand alone expansion for the Legendary Marvel card game! So far all I can find is this picture along with Guardians and Paint the Town Red. With a provisional release date of October 2016, […]

Highwaymen Kickstarter Highlight

by Bevan Clatworthyon 23/06/2016
Stand and deliver, it’s your money or your life! I take a cheeky look at a board game Kickstarter homegrown in the UK (don’t worry, it’ll be available in the USA too!). It’s Highwaymen by Fat Chance Games! Players take the role of Highwaymen attempting to pinch as much gold as possible from a heavily […]

It’s UK Games EXPO 2016 baby!

by Bevan Clatworthyon 22/05/2016
Hoorah, it’s that time of year again! UK Games EXPO, the biggest table top gaming event in Britain will be here in just under two weeks (June 3rd to 5th) and I’m sure you’ve guessed I’m pretty excited. The show is going from strength to strength, increasing in size year on year. For 2016 the […]