Hack The Mainframe – Super Hack Override Review

Ah, the 80s, back when home computer was making a rise in homes around the UK, me with my Commodore 16 and then eventually the C64. Handheld devices meant a Speak and Spell, the Donkey Kong game and those cool binoculars that housed a really simple racing game. Hacking was a cool but mysterious thing… Read More »

A Game of Two Halves – The Football Game Kickstarter

Back when I was a wee nipper, my Saturday routine used to go like this: 6:00am – Wake up and watch some form of cartoon (probably Jem and the Holograms or something like that) 8:30am – Watch more cartoons (Raccoons) 9:00am – Watch Going Live (anyone remember Gordon the Gopher, Swing your pants, etc) 11:30… Read More »

The Forest Let’s Play – Episode #1

After watching several YouTubers play this survival horror game, I thought I would pick up The Forest and see what it was all about. So far, I am very impressed. So here is the first episode in my let’s play series of The Forest. On a boardgame related issue, this is Robinson Crusoe + The… Read More »

Arc Continuum KickStarter – Akimbo Creations

Arc Continuum When you think of time manipulation games, you think of TimeShift, Life is Strange, Dishonoured, Prince of Persia and of course, Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time. Some games implement the mechanic well, others not so much. I got contacted by Akimbo Creations to have a look at their version of a time… Read More »

Armored Core – RTS Kickstarter – July 19th, 2016

ARMORED CORE Board Game Coming to KickStarter Board game version of Dark Soul’s Dev’s Armored Core Announced Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/223137030/armored-coretm-rts-a-real-time-strategy-board-game The long running video game franchise continues in the world’s first RTS board game. No dice, no turns, no waiting, in Armored Core™ RTS, players pilot miniature mech models simultaneously through a 3D cityscape. They dodge… Read More »

KickStarter Interests – Hot Projects to look out for!

Let’s try something new, here are some KickStarter projects that look interesting. I’ve only backed one (Perfect Crime) but the others I’ve heard about via Social Media or from friends who like the series (e.g. Mistborn). As always, do your due diligence and research before backing. Remember to tell them that Angel of Dice sent… Read More »

Stand and Deliver – Highwaymen Kickstarter Preview

Highwaymen is a modular tile board game where players are tasked with attempting to rob a stagecoach that is laden with gold and other spoils. Each player works with the others to disable the stagecoach before it leaves the forest. It won’t be easy as there are military escorts surrounding the carriage who have no qualms about stopping you by any means necessary. One dead bandit is not going to ruin their day.