Last week I was feeling rather sorry for myself. I was held up at gunpoint and my new phone was gone.A some point I wandered into my study and starting tidying up. As I was packing my latest Shadows of Brimstone expansion and then I counted 10 of them. They were still in shrink, some of them for over a year! I thought I should make use of the them and open at least 1 a month and do a solo narrative campaign. So here goes…
Hera grew tired of Zeus’s infidelity and decided to do something about it. She freed the Titans from Tartarus. This started a second war between the God and the Titans, one which changed the face of the world. Olympus is in ruins, monsters and men of myth roam the Earth and the Gods are dying….
Through the Ages: A New story of Civilization is the newest version of a civilisation building game from Vlaada Chvátil. This is a game in which you get to control a people from the time of antiquities, help them discover science, industry, culture and war as you guide them into the future.
I’m a Scrum Master by profession. That means I’m a facilitator, someone who helps a team of people (developers) get a job done (develop software). Today I found myself using board games as a teaching tool in the office.
Coffee Roaster has been on my want list ever since I first heard about it in the 1Player Guild on BGG. It’s been very hard to find as it’s a self-published title from Japan. Which means getting a copy into South Africa is rather difficult.