This is where you'll find my incredibly erudite insights into life, board games and stuff. And nothing says erudite more than triple emphasis and the word 'stuff'.

October 29, 2017

An evening of World War 1 memories: music, food and games. 

I have been working on providing games for our upcoming event at the Abbey Inn. We want to mark the centenary of World War 1 with 'a bit of a do' on the 11th of November, to raise money for the Royal British Le...

October 22, 2017

Agent Adler has done a runner with Top-Secret documents. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to track down and eliminate Adler and retrieve the stolen dossier. You have seven hours...

First half

Before you can stop to reflect on your success over an orange s...

October 15, 2017

I want to begin by clarifying: I am not an advocate of mollycoddling children. Mollycuddling? Yes Coddling? No. When under pressure and outnumbered by whingy teens and moany toddlers, I have uttered the words 'tough', 'life is hard' and 'get over it'. Often in the same...

October 8, 2017

Sunday in our house: all three children have independently settled down to a board game. All of my Enid Blyton fantasies are coming true. But before I can don my frilly apron and serve up lashings of ginger beer, I hear snatches of angry conversation:

'No. We NEVER play...

October 1, 2017

I need to start this review by coming clean. People have understandable reservations about trusting the veracity of some reviews, especially when the reviewer got a free copy of the game. It is true, I did get a free copy but it's worse than that. I won. I actually won...

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