New Releases: 5th – 9th December

New Releases 5th December – 9th December Happy Friday, everyone. The weekend is almost here and along with our weekly report on the new releases Athena Games. For starters, don’t forget to check out our Advent Extravaganza event on facebook. Every day this event is updated with brand new deals that last up to Christmas. Table … Read more

New Releases Out This Week 28th November – 2nd December

Star Wars Destiny Box and Starters

This Friday has come around so fast, it seems like just yesterday I was here in my office preparing for Blood Bowls release. Well this week saw the start of December and along with it, our Advent Extravaganza, be sure to check this event every day to see what is on offer. And now on … Read more

International Tabletop Day at Athena Games!

On the 30th of April I went down to Athena Games in Norwich for Geek and Sundry’s International Table Top Day. It was my second year of attending the event and I was looking forward to playing some new games. Before the store had even opened there was a crowd growing outside, with many people … Read more

Why Social Gaming Matters

8 people sit around a table, glaring at each other. Knowing that someone’s not going to get back up again. The Godfather sits calmly, fingers wrapped around the pistol in his hand. Everyone is silent. Guitar music drifts in from outside. A child laughs. “You.” The Godfather says. A single word shaped like a dagger, … Read more

Athena’s Christmas Board Games!

With winter winds picking up and temperatures plummeting, going outside looks less and less appealing by the day. Christmas means spending time with family and, if you’re not going outdoors as much, will involve…ugh…interacting with them. But why get out the battered old scrabble set? Why argue over whether you can use props in charades? … Read more