Category Archives: Miniature Games

What’s the meta with you?

Harrison is our X Wing X-pert here at Chaos Cards. When he’s not writing up articles for us lot at CCHQ he’s at our tabletop gaming centre running our tournaments. We’ve told him to go home and get a life that isn’t based around tiny plastic spaceships, but he just doesn’t listen. Welcome back, fellow pilots. This week I’m going … Continue reading

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Infinity: Stars of the Human Sphere: The ALIVE Anti-Establishment Group

Today Chris H looks at something a little different: the ALIVE Anti-Establishment Group! They’re not (yet) aligned to a particular faction, and they don’t (yet) have their own models, but they offer a great range of cool abilities to any Infinity team! Take a look and see what you think, and then start thinking about the models you’ll be using … Continue reading

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Infinity: Stars of the Human Sphere: The Black Friar

This week Chris H looks at a most imposing figure in the Infinity universe – Pan Oceania’s Black Friar! Awesome miniatures aside (and they are pretty amazing), what deadly tricks will the Black Friar bring to the battlefield? Let’s find out: ********************************* A new unit that first appeared in the Human Sphere supplement for Infinity Third Edition, the Black Friar … Continue reading

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Being a Girl Gamer

I’m a gamer. I love all kinds of games; I’m addicted to puzzle games on my phone, I love gathering around a good board game with friends, I adore tabletop RPGs and Live Action Roleplay, and I’m a huge fan of the Fallout series and Elder Scrolls Online (to name only a couple) on my PC (I never really got … Continue reading

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Infinity: Stars of the Human Sphere: The Taskmaster

  Chris H is back with more standout units for the Infinity miniatures skirmish game! Today we’re looking at the Taskmaster for the Nomads! How does it measure up? Read on to find out: **************************************** The original Human Sphere supplement brought with it many exciting changes that added new tactical depth to the game. In the wake of the Third … Continue reading

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Infinity: Stars of the Human Sphere: Overdron Batroid

  After a Tanks-inspired hiatus, Chris H has returned to us with his Infinity Stars of the Human Sphere reports! In this article he’s looking at the Overdron Batroid for the Combined Army faction: *********************************** The Onyx Contact Force is an aggressive sectorial for the Combined Army faction, an array of alien species dominated by an artificial being known as … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Miniature!

I love miniatures. It is not unknown for me to purchase a board game chiefly because I love the miniatures in it (Labyrinth), or to buy miniatures from a game just to paint and display (Batman, Guild Ball). I’ve spent hours painting my Mansions of Madness miniatures, I drool over the Malifaux faction boxes (damn, those Neverborn are so cool!), … Continue reading

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2017 – Year of the Horror Game? Part 2

Welcome back to our look into the weird and wonderful horror board games that are heading our way this year (you can read part one here)! Is 2017 going to be the Year of the Horror Game for the tabletop? Let’s look at more of the suspects: Fantasy Horror It’s about time we got off of the Lovecraftian games and … Continue reading

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2017 – Year of the Horror Game? Part 1

Recently, Checkpoint published a great article declaring 2017 to be the ‘Year of the Horror Game’. They were talking about computer games, citing some exciting names like Resident Evil 7, Get Even, Agony, Outlast 2, and – one I’m particularly excited about – Call of Cthulhu! We can’t fault their reasoning as far as video games go, but will it … Continue reading

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Our Ten Most Anticipated Games of 2017

Every year, BoardGame Geek run a poll of the most anticipated games of the year ahead, taking in hundreds of nominations and whittling it down to just twenty! The voting for 2017’s games ends this weekend, so head over if you haven’t already and place your votes! We don’t have that much room to cover all the games mentioned in … Continue reading

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