Blog - Category: 12 days of Gaming 2016

Project: Elite - Game Review

By Keith Wilson, 2016-12-29 18:52

Earth in the future.

A massive alien invasion has brought mankind to its knees. We were not ready for this. Around the world, people are still trying to defend what little remains. Our enemy is superior. A special task force of highly trained operatives has been assembled in an attempt to stop the alien advance, protect high priority targets and whenever possible, strike back. They are called, Project: ELITE.

Heroes of Normandie - Game Review

By Keith Wilson, 2016-12-28 23:30
Heroes of Normandie - Game Review

The time is summer 1944. The Sun shines on Normandie. Gentle wind, fields of bright flowers, and in the background, the romantic staccato of machine gun fire in the morning. In these typical French countryside landscapes, thousands of men are about to fight. A few weeks after D-Day, a U.S. Ranger Company lost in Normandie has to confront the terrifying power of the German's Cult of the Black Sun. Allied with an ancient Deep Ones tribe, the Cult of the Black Sun is preparing a dark ceremony to summon the great Cthulhu.

Monkey Butt - Game Review

By Dan Vasile, 2016-12-20 13:49

As the name may suggest, Monkey Butt is a competitive but fun family game filled with quirky humour, fancy artwork and innovative gameplay. There’s a reasonable amount of strategy involved, making the game suitable for the more ‘gamer’ type too. If you’re looking for a great card game that brings you something a bit more unique and memorable, then Monkey Butt is right up your street… The game is casual and quick to learn, suitable for ages 8 and up and for 2 to 8 players. A single game takes around 20 minutes to complete and comes in a compact box; great for on the go.

Banana Bandits - Game Review

By Dan Vasile, 2016-12-06 16:19
Banana Bandits

The Banana Bandits need a new leader, but not just anyone will do. The big Boss of the Banana Bandits is looking for one particular bandit to become his successor and take leadership of the group. Competitors must be hardworking and capable to claim a victory that is rightfully theirs! An exciting game to say the least, Banana Bandits is suitable for ages 8 and up for 2 to 4 players. A game will take approximately 30 minutes after setup. Are you ready for battle?

Nine Worlds - Game Review

By Dan Vasile, 2016-12-01 18:16
A game of Gods and their followers pitted in a struggle for control of the Nine Realms! Based in the nine worlds of Norse and Anglo-Germanic mythology. Command your armies to go forth and conquer!
Asgard - Odin
Vanaheim - Ullr
Aelfheim - Freyr
Jotunheim – Thrym
Midgard - Beowulf
Nidarvellir – Hreidmar
Muspelheim - Surtr
Svartalfheim - Andvari
Niflheim – Hel

Posthuman Game Review

By Keith Wilson, 2016-11-21 18:13
Posthuman Game Review

Posthuman is a semi-cooperative survival game set in a post-apocalyptic world, in which you and up to three other players are on a lonely journey to a rumoured safe-house. Will you survive, or will you evolve? These are the two ways to win in Posthuman; survive, as a human, and reach the fabled Fortress; or evolve into a mutant, and attempt to destroy the remaining human players.

Your journey takes you through an ever changing, vast, open world, full of both wonderful and terrifying encounters:

Dust Adventures Roleplay Review

By Dan Vasile, 2016-11-21 13:16

The year is 1945 and in our timeline the Second World War is coming to an end, but this isn't our timeline it's Dust. For the citizens living in the world of Dust they face a very grim future. Alien technology has boosted the war effort turning it all into a war of attrition..well it did until the dead started being drafted.