Musings From The Acropolis

The Best Is Yet To Come: Top 10 Anticipated Games of 2017

Alfie Adams takes a look at ten of his top anticipated games still to come in 2017 and a few honourable mentions in the form of expansions and reprints. 2017 is certainly off to a strong start in the board gaming community. Gloomhaven saw its first release sell out almost instantly. Unlock, the escape room in a box has been impressing audiences worldwide. Anachory, the time travel thematic worker placement game is also flying off the shelves. Moving firmly into the second quarter, convention season really begins. More releases are being announced and the bulk are only around the corner. Here...

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Warhammer 40,000 8th Edition Launch

Dark Imperium & Launch Offers! Special Over 15% off RRP Offer! We are excited to announce our plans for the new edition of Warhammer 40,000! With demos, special offers and tournament play we hope to have something for everyone! The new starter set for 8th Edition of Warhammer 40K has been revealed and to celebrate this we are offering over 15% off of RRP to people who pre-order. This means you will be able to pre-order your copy for £79.99! We will be opening at 8:30am on Saturday 17th June so you won’t have to wait long to get your...

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♪My sweet Adrenaline♪

Chris Turner talks about the latest game to join our board game collection; Adrenaline, which seeks to capture the feel of First Person Shooter video games. A First Look… Adrenaline, a board game with the feel of a first person shooter, running round rooms trying to kill every person before they take you down. When I first saw this game, I immediately got the vibe of the old Unreal Tournament or Quake III Arena games I used to play, and this sensation only grew the more I looked at the characters, weapons and various layouts of the board. This was...

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Star Trek Adventures: The First Adventure

Space…the Final Frontier… Just last week, Bakura Matthews of Athena Games got her hands on the brand new Star Trek: Adventures Roleplaying Game. The game itself is currently going through testing and she was lucky enough to be part of the testing team and so ran a one shot on Saturday. Alpha Testing Captains’ Log Stardate: 112016 This weekend I ran an alpha test one shot at short notice for my most anticipated RPG of the year: Star Trek Adventures. To put this in perspective, I will be attending Dragonmeet in London for the (Among others) purpose of meeting Modiphius...

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