Posted in April 2012

Dixit Review Posted

Dixit Review Posted

A migraine has had me mostly disfunctional today, so getting the planned reviews for the week done has not eventuated as I had planned. I can say that I got one done, Dixit, which was timely as we had just played Dixit Odyssey over the weekend.  This enabled me to talk about the original game plus the … Continue reading

Reminder for Wellycon 2012

For those who don’t know, and for those who do and have not yet got organised,  Wellycon 2012 is nearly here. Wellycon takes place in Wellington on Queeens Birthday weekend, June 2nd & 3rd, at Massey University campus on Tasman St. Wellycon is the largest board game gathering in NZ by far, numbers of attendees … Continue reading

A Great Day @ Kapiti College Gaming

A Great Day @ Kapiti College Gaming

As the last Sunday of April, with the weather doing the four-seasons-in-a-day thing, Ann, Michaela and I spent the afternoon at the Kapiti College Library gaming and socializing.   For those who have not been, this is a great family friendly gathering to meet friends and play games of all types. Thane Maxwell, a teacher at … Continue reading

A Night Out Gaming

Saturday night we had two invites out, one to a house warming, the other to Peter Noble (aka Mr Board Game Rentals) in Happy Valley.  Having arranged an early finish to work we set off for a great night. Skipping to the the gaming part of our night, there was nine of us of varying … Continue reading

Games this Sunday @ Kapiti College Library

There is our regular meeting at the Kapiti College Library this Sunday the 29th April, 1pm – 4:30pm. This is a great family space with gamers from typically 8yrs old to us older folk.  Many different types of games are being played from board games to role-playing and table-top wargames.  Lots of friendly people, boys … Continue reading

New Movie From TableTop

Wil Wheaton has three guest gamers over to play another game, this time it is the modern classic The Settlers of Catan.  I am about to watch it with the expectation that this will be another great episode. The first episode was Small World, and what a great episode it was (I purchased Small World … Continue reading

More Reviews

More Reviews

I have been busy getting some of the reviews done lately, I have a few more coming up.  Keep checking back for more as they are published.  Today I managed to get Airlines Europe reviewed, a great game that needs more publicity. Among the next to be tackled will be Small World, Lord of the … Continue reading

Last Day at the Library

We had a quieter day at the library on Tuesday, yet we squeezed in lots of games, met some more people, and had fun.  Ticket To Ride Switzerland, Small World, Zooloretto, Cloak of Protection, more Hey That’s My Fish, and more. What makes these sorts of days is the people you meet, so it was a great … Continue reading

Holiday Gaming @ Paraparaumu Public Library

Just a quick reminder if you are looking for something to do come and join us at the Paraparaumu Public Library. We will be running this Monday and Tuesday (16th & 17th) from 10am to 4pm. Lots of games to be played.  Lots of fun to be had. See you there. Gordon