Tag Archives: Nigel

Table Top Day with the Last Chancers

April 5th was International Table Top Day, and I ran some games down in the Hobby Shack in Wicklow town with the Last Chancers gaming club. I arrived at the Shack around 10am, and set up a game of Space Crusade which had been requested by some attendees.   Space Crusade was released in 1990 as a joint game between… (more…)

Table Top Day

Table Top Day is on 5th April this year, and is a celebration of all things table top – wargames, board games, card games and everything else. A number of clubs and venues are running events to celebrate this. The Last Chancers are running an event in the Hobby Shack in Wicklow town that day where we’ll be running some… (more…)

TLC get all ETC-style!

Last night, the Last Chancers gaming club went all ETC and played a four against four team event using ETC rules. We played down at the Shack in Wicklow town as always, and the evening was a lot of fun. Dave Leahy was the main organiser, with help from Dave Holohan and the tables were ready and waiting for us…along… (more…)

A Northern View – Interview with TNI 40k captain Rowan Sheridan

Rowan is the captain of the Northern Irish 40k team for the ETC this year, stepping into the role vacated by  Jonny Fisher after many years’ service. Rowan kindly spent some time running through his thoughts on Team Northern Ireland, the ETC and the importance of community gaming. When Jonny Fisher stepped aside as TNI 40k captain, it was the end of… (more…)

Warriors…new units reviews

So, the new Warriors book treated us to a bunch of new stuff. Let’s have a look at what’s available now… Daemon Princes   Probably the biggest new change in the book – viable Daemon Princes. The big thing here is just how customisable they are. It’s easy to pick two with minimal equipment at games of 2400+, or it’s… (more…)