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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X Wing: Yavin Open 2017

Harrison Sharp has come back to us with his battle report of last month’s Yavin Open tournament! This was a Star Wars X-Wing event held at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, with competitors fighting for the chance to play at the Coruscant Invitational at the Star Wars Celebration in Orlando on 13th April! So is Harri going to Orlando next month? Read … Continue reading

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X Wing On a Budget!

Harrison Sharp returns to us with some list suggestions for anyone looking to get into X Wing without too big an initial payout. Those super-optimal lists can get awful pricey if you don’t already have most of the ships and card that you need, but are there any good lists to be had on a budget? Harri’s come up with … Continue reading

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X Wing: Warboar Regionals 2017

Tournament regular and Organiser Harrison Sharp brings us his battle report from the X Wing Regional Championships up at Warboar Games in Bromley, Kent, where he flew the Swarm flag one last time. Why last, you say? Read on to find out: ***************************** I’m going to start today’s batrep with something a little out of the ordinary for me; I’m … 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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X Wing: A State of the Nation Address.

Today, Tournament regular and Organiser Harrison Sharp gets contemplative, and shares his musings on how Star Wars X Wing has evolved over the years, and what that means for old and new players alike: *************************************** Welcome back, fellow pilots! Today I’m going to talk about a few things that have got me thinking about the state of the game and what … Continue reading

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X Wing: Does It Come In Black?

It’s been a strange journey from the announcement of X Wing Wave Ten to the release, with it splitting in two around Rogue One and Christmas,  and arriving at different times depending on where you were in the world, but at last, we see the release of the last three Wave Ten ships, the Quadjumper, Sabine’s TIE, and the Upsilon-Class … Continue reading

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X Wing: Fly It Like You Stole It!

Harrison Sharp returns with his look at the next offering from X Wing’s Wave 10, Sabine’s TIE Fighter! So Rebels, sit up straight and pay attention, this one’s had a lot of discussion and controversy for basically being an old ship with some new tricks stuck on it, but if it’s  good will it be good enough to redeem it … Continue reading

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X Wing: Backward in coming forward!

X Wing TO Harrison Sharp returns to looking at Wave 10 today, sharing with us his thoughts on the Quadjumper! Since the rest of Wave 10 will probably (hopefully) be with us quite soon, read on to find out what’s included with the ship and how you can play it! ****************************** Greetings galactic holonet; I’ve been staring at the new … Continue reading

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X Wing: Beware of the C-ROC!

X Wing TO Harrison Sharp is interrupting his series of Wave 10 articles to shoehorn in a quick look at the newly announced Epic Play ship, the C-ROC Cruiser! It was announced last week and naturally, everyone got excited! Here’s what he made of the announcement: ************************************************************ Greetings, fellow pilots! If, like me, you always enjoy an evening of Epic Play, … Continue reading

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