Essen Spiel 2018 – Day 1 Round-Up

Essen Spiel is upon us again and this year seems to be bigger and more crowded than ever. Alex and I take a look at some of our highlights from the first day. For a board game convention, there was a lot of miniature games played today! After much dice rolling and some time to … Read more

New Releases 13th – 20th March

New Releases 13th – 20th March Another week brings some more releases at the store! So let’s see what is new this week, be warned this could get very ‘meta’. Table Top Games Millennium Blades – £73.99 Okay, ready for one hell of a mind game here? Millennium Blades is a board game where you play … Read more

Gaming News Roundup Including GAMA Announcements

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This week has seen some massive gaming news ranging from new board game announcements to a new race for Age of Sigmar. This is the pick of the news coming out of the GAMA trade show in Las Vegas as well as some items that have been announced in the last few. Miniature Games Games … Read more

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

My first impressions of the Age of Sigmar General’s Handbook

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I will start by saying that I am a long time Warhammer Fantasy and Warhammer 40,000 player. When Age of Sigmar was released I bemoaned, like a lot of people, the loss of ranked units and the mass combat style of fantasy however the thing that struck me most was the lack of points values. … Read more