weeks ago we had our Christmas session. Less well attended than previous
years, it was not less fun, with all the traditional bits: mince pies,
David's picture quiz, Pete's miniature model game, my ...
This week the 2014 edition of our annual games tournament ended. In the
league phase, 16 participants played 5 games in 4-player groups:
Village, Caverna, Steam, Terra Mystica and Power
Grid. Damen ended with 49 points, impressively winning 4 of the games
and coming 2nd in the other. David H ...
to limited shelving at home, I've re-packed several games
more efficiently, chucking the original game boxes and rule books to the
loft. I put game pieces into business card boxes (BCBs), and put 9
BCBs into an A4 box, with boards and short rule summaries (written by
Last week I gave a talk on race game
at the 17th Colloquium of the Board Game Studies Association, a
conference mostly about the history of traditional games, although there
are always some talks about modern ...
As a member of a games club, I get to play many different games. Far too
many, as I realised when David, the club’s organiser,
suggested to use
the h-index to measure how many games we tend to play regularly.
The h-index was proposed by a physicist in 2005 ...