Dragonwood: A Game of Dice & Daring

I couldn’t be happier with the fact that I’ve learnt so many new board games already this year.  One that particularly stands out is Dragonwood, a simple, beautifully illustrated game that takes only five minutes to learn. The aim of the game is to be the player with the most…

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Papergang March 2018 Unboxing

Papergang March 2018 Unboxing

I heard some time ago that the new Paperbang box was going to be a little different than usual.  Instead of its familiar rectangular … View Post
Book Review: Pride of Baghdad

Book Review: Pride of Baghdad

Pride of Baghdad is a standalone graphic novel by my favourite comic writer, Brian K. Vaughan.  Based on a true story, it follows the … View Post
Book Review: Lightbringer by Victor Defnas

Book Review: Lightbringer by Victor Defnas

Littered with historical and biblical references, as well as a whole lot of humour and sass, this YA fantasy is like nothing I have … View Post
Book Review: Bad Feminist

Book Review: Bad Feminist

It isn’t often I say this, but I think everyone should read this book. It is exactly the piece of feminist literature I … View Post
Grrrrrrryffindor!

Grrrrrrryffindor!

A few years ago I decided to sign up to Pottermore.  I did all the tests, and excitedly accepted my fate as my house, … View Post
Great Stories, Great Songs

Great Stories, Great Songs

It’s easy to overlook songwriting as a form of storytelling – we’re usually more distracted by the performer’s persona, or by the … View Post