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Playing Dead Man’s Hand while Escaping from Colditz to Puerto Rico

That’s what it was like at the BAD Gamers December all day gaming session, on Sunday It kicked off with three miniature wargames - Frostgrave, Dead Man’s Hand and new kid on the block, Scrappers Frostgrave is a firm favourite in the club, with Dead Man's Hand, a close second. Scrappers played surprisingly well. It … Continue reading Playing Dead Man’s Hand while Escaping from Colditz to Puerto Rico

Fantasy gaming to the fore

Descent continued its journey towards the end of the campaign with part two of the Wyrm Turns scenario. This saw the (so called) heroes try and stop the Overlord's minions escape from the dungeon with the Red Dragon Skull. Despite Overlord Frank now playing with a little more organisation (he has a spreadsheet!) allowing him … Continue reading Fantasy gaming to the fore

Area control, old friends and vampires

That was the content of last night's meeting of the BAD Gamers. Tom, who hasn't been around for a while, and is now secretary of the Banbury wargames club, NOW Gamers, came along and had a game of Wrath of Kings with Darren A. The RPG'ers played the dark ages version of Vampire and the … Continue reading Area control, old friends and vampires

January catch up at the BAD Gamers

With January about to leave us, its time to catch up on some of the games played recently at the BAD Gamers Mark, Lee and Frank took Merchants & Marauders for a spin. Been a while, and it showed in Frank's ability to remember the rules! Still Lee created a good narrative as a merchant … Continue reading January catch up at the BAD Gamers

If you go down to the sewers tonight, you’re sure…

RPG night at the BAD Gamers last night, so while that group battled as vampires in the Dark Ages, the rest of us, and a new guy, Lee, took Warhammer Quest: The Adventure Card Game for a walk around the table. WH:TACG is a card based dungeon crawl based on the Warhammer Quest boardgame from … Continue reading If you go down to the sewers tonight, you’re sure…