Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Epic Wonder of Magic The Gathering Cards

It may seem incredible, but Magic The Gathering Cards have been in circulation now for an astonishing 22 years. There are an estimated 20 million players all over the globe, which in this increasingly digital age is a mind-boggling figure. So how did the story begin, and how will it continue? Magic The Gathering was created back in the early … Continue reading

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Poe Dameron: Super Ace

Greetings Holonet! After the rollercoaster ride that was Worlds 2015, I thought I would take the time to talk about the guy who seems to be on everyone’s mind right now. No, not Paul Heaver, I’m talking about Poe Dameron. The top table this year saw us with our first Rebel on Rebel final, and on both sides of the … Continue reading

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The Spoils: Lehmann and Weep! Part 1

Our resident ‘The Spoils’ fanatic and official UK ‘The Spoils’ ambassador, Simon, has been scheming again! Here he offers you a look at his latest build, which utilises cards from all the current sets. Be warned: it’s mean! ***** Now, I am obviously a massive ‘The Spoils’ fan and I think that this game has a massive amount of depth … Continue reading

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Catering to the Fanbase: Sci Fi Shows on theTabletop

So the Ghostbusters board game has just come out, and it looks pretty awesome. It got me thinking about other sci fi tie-in board games, and how they are generally received. The general consensus is that when a big movie or tv show comes out, all manner of merchandise will come out to coincide with it, and this merchandise isn’t … Continue reading

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Star Wars X Wing UK Team Championships 2015

Harrison Sharp is an avid X Wing enthusiast and a volunteer Tournament Organiser for several local gaming stores in the Kent gaming community. But sometimes, he actually manages to play an event! Here is his account of his experience in the recent UK Team Championships. ***** The UK Team Championships is an event where a group of 3 players come … Continue reading

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Yu Gi Oh: Majespecters – The New Fan Favourite

Today we have an article from YouTube Yu Gi Oh reviewer AlintheaYoh, discussing a new feature brought in in the new Dimension of Chaos set. ***** With the release of Dimension of Chaos, a new archetype has found its way into the hearts of a large amount of the community; Majespecters. At first glance, these cute, adorable animals don’t seem … Continue reading

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Weiss/Schwarz Log Horizon: Living in the Database

Today we’re featuring a review for the recent Weiss/Schwarz Log Horizon set, from the excellent ‘TCG, Shiyo?‘ blog site. Written by Chris Kirkham, it gives advice on what to expect and the best cards in the set to look out for.  ***** Log Horizon was a much hyped Extra Booster when it originally appeared in Japan, partly thanks to unique … Continue reading

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Star Wars X Wing: Getting Back In The Game

Today we have a very informative article from X Wing TO Harrison Sharp, offering advice on the best ways to get back into the game if you’ve missed a few waves: Greetings, Holonet! I’ve been speaking to a fair few people recently who, for one reason or another, have gotten out of X Wing. Some heard the calling of other … Continue reading

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Batman: Joker’s Elite

Hello gamers! Today we have the next in our good friend Martin Almand’s series of Batman: Miniatures Game articles. If there are any coulrophobics among you, you may want to skip this one , as this time, he’s looking at some of the Joker’s henchmen: **** I really wanted to start this with a couple of Insane Clown Posse jokes … Continue reading

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Chaos Cards at Wyntercon

So over the Hallowe’en weekend, we were at Wyntercon, enjoying the costumes, meeting you lovely lot and playing with giant Magic cards! Sadly this blogger wasn’t able to attend, so all I can go by are the photos! Looks pretty good to me though! If you have any photos of yourself or the Chaos Cards team, do send them in … Continue reading

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