Dec 302009
 
Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Magic!

The Colonies, 1777. For over 200 years the Covenant, a secret organisation using ever increasing powers of witchcraft to manipulate the fate of nations, had turned it’s attentions to the fledgling state fighting for it’s freedom. Its plans to aid Britain achieve global power were under threat and it would stop at nothing to bring Read more…

Dec 262009
 

Well, lots of other people seem to be issuing a seasonal greeting so I thought I’d join in! Back home after a good feed at the in-laws. Kids abed and shattered after a day of opening presents and playing – only minimal meltdowns! I did OK. Bottle of malt. Smellies, socks and jumper – all Read more…

Nov 282009
 
SMOGGYCON 28th November 2009

Today saw a trip down to Middlesbrough (my first!) for SMOGGYCON – the show that is replacing the Stockton Parade Ground shows. So, new show, new venue. The guys from my local boardgaming club (and some of my ASL opponents when I was playing the game) were putting on an ASL demo with a large Read more…

Nov 272009
 

In the early hours of tomorrow I’ll be heading to Middlesbrough for SMOGGYCON, the show that is effectively replacing the Stockton Parade Ground show. I’ll be helping out with an Advanced Squad Leader (ASL) demo which hopefully will remind people what a great boardgame system this is and that it is still alive and kicking! Read more…