Posts Tagged ‘wizards of the coast’
What was a pretty unchanged game over 4 decades has now, ironically, been given a new lease of life with the addition of Zombies. A 3rd dimension that really creates a sense of tension and uncertainty within a gain that already is quite tense at times.
The new Dungeons and Dragons campaign and sourcebook has been officially released today, and Geek Pride were given the privilege to peruse a review copy.
Magic: the Gathering, flagship title in the world of collective card games, stalwart veteran of the tabletop gaming culture and now in its 23rd year and boasting well over 20 million players worldwide. Magic is definitely the defining archetypal geeky card game. Currently, it’s a very exciting time to be a Magic player, as the […]
So, as you may have heard, Warner Brothers have snapped up the rights to Dungeons & Dragons to do another movie under the title of the gaming franchise. As I’ve already mentioned in my previous article, I am a long-time fan of the D&D franchise, having played the tabletop game since college and its […]
First thing’s first: No, this is not a MTG review but basically Wizards haven’t sent me any goodies since Theros so I can only assume they hate me and will be taking them off my Christmas card list. SO for the time being I will be reviewing any card games I stumble across under Mike’s […]
Version 5 of the fantasy tabletop game’s basic rules officially launched this month. Dungeons & Dragons (D&D), one of the cornerstones of modern RPGs and unspoken influence on geek culture and fiction, has, for the first time, explicitly embraced the questions of sexuality, biological sex and gender identity. While these themes have certainly never been banned […]
Today I excitedly opened a box like a kid at Christmas. Which was incredibly appropriate; It was the Holiday Box : Theros Edition The Theros Holiday Box Contents: BOX, Stickers, Dividers, 4x Theros Boosters, 25x Land Cards Initial thoughts: The box is very pretty; prettier than last year’s blue Ravnica affair. The front image […]
This week those I have been handed a pretty Kraken Deck. hahahaha. ha. MANIPULATIVE MONSTROSITIES Deck list: (Taken from wizards.com) Main Deck60 cards 16 Island 10 Mountain 26 lands 2 Archaeomancer 1 Burnished Hart 2 Coral Merfolk 2 Crackling Triton 2 Ill-Tempered Cyclops 2 Omenspeaker 2 Sealock Monster 1 Shipbreaker Kraken 2 Stoneshock Giant 1 Wall of Frost 1 Water Servant 1 Curse of the Swine 1 Disperse 1 Dissolve 2 Griptide […]
Hello you wonderful Geek(ette)s and welcome to a brand new section of the rabbit hole that is the Geek Pride site: Mike’s Magic Reviews, In which a bearded casual MTG player reviews whatever it is Wizards Of The Coast happen to throw his way (semi) weekly. Sort of. Kinda. Look, I’ll do my best get […]
It was a champagne-for-all-the-staff kinda day when some young buck from Wizards of The Coast dreamed up the Magic The Gathering Videogame. So simple, yet wonderfully effective; the best way to learn to play, without the hassle of overbearing , standard loving and unfun Magic players. The expansion obviously continues where the main game finished, […]