Board Games, Tabletop Games

Are Modern Games Overproduced?

Modern games.  Many of them are not only fun and interesting games, but are beautiful objects in their own right.  The thing is, these huge, impressive production values come at a price and can mask an otherwise disappointing game.  Let's have a little think about these beautiful, possibly overproduced games.  I am still sans-computer so… Continue reading Are Modern Games Overproduced?

Board Games, RPGs, Tabletop Games

Hobby Update 09/09/18: Oh, Lovecraft, You Need to Dial it Back…

It's not been a very game-heavy week, but I have managed to squeeze in just a little bit of hobby gaming. First up, my after school group embarked on their first proper Dungeons & Dragons session.  For some, this was their first shot at D&D or RPGs in general.  I didn't manage to get any… Continue reading Hobby Update 09/09/18: Oh, Lovecraft, You Need to Dial it Back…

RPGs, Tabletop Games

Bundle of Holding: Deathwatch²

This is an odd one.  So, there were a few Warhammer 40,000 RPGs released by FFG over the years of their license with Games Workshop.  They were all the same system, really, but each with a different focus.  Deathwatch is the game that focuses on the Space Marines, the iconic... icon of the 41st millennium. … Continue reading Bundle of Holding: Deathwatch²

Blogging, Board Games, Miniature Games, RPGs

5 on Friday: 30/03/18

It’s Friday, and here on No Rerolls that means it's time for an all-new 5 on Friday.  We're going to start with 5 exciting releases for this week before moving on to our usual digest of some of our favourite articles from the past week.  Of course, we’re slow readers, so don’t be surprised if there are some articles… Continue reading 5 on Friday: 30/03/18

Board Games, RPGs

Nostalgia Games: Considering Fantasy Flight’s Re-Release of the Original Star Wars RPG

We all have one, I'm sure.  One of those old games that we played as a kid.  We might know it's not as good as more modern offerings, but the game still holds a special place in our hearts. Perhaps you grew up playing your family's battered, old copy of Monopoly or Cluedo.  Oh sure, they're not… Continue reading Nostalgia Games: Considering Fantasy Flight’s Re-Release of the Original Star Wars RPG