In a break from pretty much everything I’ve ever written on here, I’m going to talk about something that’s traditionally a bit more grown-up – household furniture! Nothing more exciting than that is there? Our dining room table is something that has been in our house for as long as I can remember. As a … More We Bought a New Dining Table…For Games!
I May or May not buy them … More May’s Game Releases Aren’t Really Grabbing Me
Never a bad time to get your gaming in! … More Holiday Board Gaming
Well, after another 24-hour games marathon, I find myself in need of sleep, even a week later. It was fun and raised around £250 for Special Effect. Whilst this is less than the £400 that you lovely people donated last year, that’s still a tidy sum to support their good work. Here’s a little breakdown … More Gameblast 19 Post Mortem
End of the line… … More Return of the XCOM War Logs – Finale
We’re almost there! … More Return of the XCOM War Logs – Part 8
Hot on the heels of Later Levels‘ great success with Gameblast 19, it’s my turn to join the fun. It may be a little after the fact, but I will once again be taking part in the Gameblast event, in which gamers play for 24-hours straight to raise money for a wonderful charity in the … More Gameblast 19 is Go!
Faizan (aka ‘Mustang’) phones us back almost immediately! Seems he needs collecting sooner than we thought. With all the injuries in our previous mission, we need to bring in some new recruits. Dave (aka ‘Chip’), Lorna (aka ‘Spectre’), Reuben, Tim (aka ‘Richter’), Saf, and Andrew get ready for action. We need to protect our uplinks again, and Chip … More Return of the XCOM War Logs – Part 7
Straight into the action! We receive news that EXALT have cornered an XCOM supply convoy. We’ll send in Tim (aka ‘Richter’), Claire, Rich (aka ‘Caper’), Ben (aka ‘Data’), Heather (aka ‘Doc’), and Tom for rescue duties! Looks like the aliens are trying to blow up a dam! Not sure why, but we’ll go with it. … More Return of the XCOM War Logs – Part 6
After all the excitement of last time, it’s time for a trip to Mexico to foil some dastardly alien abductions again! Leanne, Ben-droid (aka ‘Data’), Paul (aka ‘Vampire’), Rich, Tim (aka ‘Richter’), and Heather (aka ‘Doc’) get ready for action! We find a couple of Floaters doing a bit of shopping in the local supermarket. Rich … More Return of the XCOM War Logs – Part 5