Tabletop Gaming

WH40k Aspirant’s Tourney and Armies on Parade

It’s been way too long since I’ve been back on the horse with miniature gaming. Work has been taking way too much of my time (as is the case with real life), and while I have been painting during the year-end holidays, I haven’t had the opportunity to show any of the WIPs yet. So when this year’s 40k Aspirant’s …

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Card Hunter Review: Something free should not be so good

When I first learnt about Card Hunter from Direcow, Penny-Arcade and Rock Paper Shotgun, I figured that coming from so many people I trusted, it had to be good. I didn’t know how good it was. The first day I started playing, I didn’t stop until 2am. And then managed to oversleep and get into work late. That’s how good …

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Let’s Play 2013: Photo Parade Day One

For the last couple of weeks, us geeks here in sunny rainy Singapore have never had it so good. Hot on the heels of another annual successful Singapore Toy Game and Comic Convention, we got a good old analog or boardgame convention Let’s Play 2013 at Cheng San Community Centre this weekend on the 7 and 8 Sept.

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Why go to STGCC part 1: Game edition

The Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention is the sort of convention that has everything for almost every geek – unlike more specialised conventions that might focus one one aspect of pop-culture geekdom or another, this has it all, from toy collecting, to gaming to comic reading. It’s not quite SDCC of course (few things can even come close) but …

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Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Preview

I think I’m on a card game run. First Android Netrunner, now Blizzard’s Hearthstone? One thing’s for certain though- Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a very different beast from Android: Netrunner. However, it is quite a similar beast to Magic. And that’s not exactly a bad thing. If you know how to play Magic, you know how to play Hearthstone. …

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