My Daughter’s Guide to Gaming With Me

I had a great time on holiday with my family to the Brecon Beacons.  A key part of any extended family-time is the opportunity for me to be ruthlessly mocked by my children.

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XenoShyft Onslaught Review

Xenoshyft OnslaughtI played my first game of XenoShyft Onslaught a few weeks ago.  The full release of the game was May 1st but I got a copy a bit early as I backed it on Kickstarter.  It’s a co-op, card-building base-defense game;  heroic / mercenary corporate troopers hold off waves
of ravening mutated aliens in desperate, heroic battle.

Or they all get mangled, killed and eaten.  And not necessarily in that order, either.

If you’ve read a few of the other bits of writing on here, you can guess how my friends and I did….

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LAN Party Joy

Last weekend was LAN joy-time;  my friends bring our computers to someone’s house, we hook them up to his LAN and then we spend the weekend setting each other on fire.

There’s some food, drink and socialising too but the main thing is the pyromania.

Highlights are below.

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