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…

Last Night on Earth: Salvage Mission

A firm favourite at the BAD Gamers is the boardgame Last Night on Earth. A story driven game, with a roll and move mechanic, and a zombie movie theme, it never fails to deliver a great time, with experiences being retold many times over. On this occasion the brave (stupid?) heroes had landed their plane … Continue reading Last Night on Earth: Salvage Mission

“Fear not:… I am Dungeon Master, your guide in the realm of Dungeons and Dragons!”

The land of Rallion is still in trouble despite our heroes successfully negotiating the initial missions of Dungeons & Dragons The Fantasy Adventure Board Game. The Sheriff of Holbrook had been saved from the abandoned Watchtower, where Angor, the Bugbear leader, had imprisoned him, but he had terrible news.  Angor and his minions were only … Continue reading “Fear not:… I am Dungeon Master, your guide in the realm of Dungeons and Dragons!”