Posts Tagged ‘lords of war’

Who Dares News 29 April 2015

by Mike Bon April 29, 2015
Its exactly one month to the UK Games EXPO if if that doesn’t get you all a quiver and send you into spasms of happy joy joy levels of excitement then what on earth are you doing reading this. The EXPO is the HOT ticket for board gamer’s in the UK, running from the 29th […]

Who Dares News

by Mike Bon April 16, 2015
More news I hear you cry, but we have already had some this week! Yes, yes you have but as I’m feeling particular generous with the news at the moment here’s another nugget or two. So stop with the griping already! Jeez. So first up is a little British game that could. Surviving: One Month […]

Lords of War – Orcs versus Dwarves 2 – Magic and Monsters Expansion

by Mike Bon April 15, 2015
WDR Silver
The Lords of War series has long been a pleasure of mine since it first charged screaming onto the battling card scene back in the crisp winter of 2012.  With its straight forward and easy to teach rule set and spiffy artwork from Steve Cox it was an instant family favorite with myself and Ollie […]

Who Dares News 14 April 2015

by Mike Bon April 14, 2015
Greetings Greg’s one and all and any lurkers, malcontents or confused spam bots I tip my hat to you. Well its another week and news is spurting fourth like an overripe boil spilling its goopy goodness all over the bathroom mirror of our hobby… Sorry. Moving on swiftly. So lets start the ball rolling with […]

Board Game News 17 October 2014

by Mike Bon October 17, 2014
Its been a month since I last posted a news update you’ll never accuse us of having our fingers on the pulse here at WDR Towers, so with our usual sluggishness and sloth like efficiency lets take a well overdue delve into the carboardy underbelly of boardgames and see whats twitching out there to tantalize […]

Who Dares Rolls – Podinterview 2 – Martin Vaux – Lords of War

by Mike Bon September 15, 2014
Greetings again you lucky souls. Here’s an interview I conducted recently with that most amiable of chaps Martin Vaux from Black Box Games, he’s one part of the symbiotic design team creature behind the hugely successful Lords of War series (the other head belonging to Nick Street). We had a chance to cover the origins […]

Board Game News On 1st September 2014

by Mike Bon September 1, 2014
Its September already! Seems like the summer barely started and now were slouching towards the festive season. On the plus side that means loads of cool new games a soon to start dropping on doormats everywhere. Still it seems almost pointless posting on today. Pretty much the entirety of the internet is obsessing over The […]

Lords Of War – Weather & Terrain Expansion

by Mike Bon July 3, 2014
  Last week we gave an enthusiastic review to the new faction pack from Lords Of War Templars Vs Undead, one of the things that we enjoyed the most from that set, aside from the amazing Steve Cox artwork was how with a couple of subtle new rule changes the game had taken on some […]

Lords Of War – Templars V’s Undead

by Mike Bon July 3, 2014
WDR Silver
Well its been a grudge match long in the offing and so finally the forces of good and evil will meet on the field of battle to settle the score in Black Box’s latest edition to the Lords of War franchise, Templars Versus Undead. We’re fans here at WDR of the Lords Of War series, […]

Lords Of War – Orcs Vs Dwarves

by Mike Bon July 3, 2014
WDR Bronze
Lords of war is a strategy card game set in a Warhammer type fantasy universe, its published by Black Box Games who are relatively new on the gaming scene, founded in 2010 by Nick Street & Martin Vaux. 2012 saw the launch of their first product Lords of War which quickly went on to nab […]