Issue Release

Issue 37 awakens at last

Can you hear that roar in the distance? It sounds like Issue 37 finally awakens! Knights and dragons, a classic pairing. But who comes out on top when an interloping knight faces a concerned baby dragon? Alex Wynnter and Ben Hoban tell us about bringing the asymmetrical two player game The Damsel’s Tale to players, […]


The Damsel’s Tale preview

It’s a simple task; go retrieve a crown. Unfortunately it is guarded by a dragon. Luckily it’s a particularly sleepy dragon! Unfortunately the dragon’s baby is all too awake, and ready to warn its mother. Luckily you are the sneakiest knight in all the land! Can you grab that crown, or will you be tonight’s […]


This past week on the tabletop

07/09/2018 – 13/10/2018 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Crop Trust, which is responsible for the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, reveals a new Catan scenario. I wonder what other titles might explore add-ons which deal with our impending doom. The Daily Mash decided to make the jokes about tabletop games. […]


The Brigade

Oh no! The Fire Chief of Tinderbox has gone missing, and the town is up in flames! Now is the time for the Fire Wardens to prove their mettle and gather support for their shot at the top job. Will the Wardens save the day, or will Tinderbox become a smouldering ruin? The Brigade is […]


This past week on the tabletop

23/09/2018 – 29/09/2018 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Smiths of Winterforge came out not too long ago. The team from Table Tyrant provided a last update on the Kickstarter page, with a sombre final lesson. Since earlier in the month Wizards of the Coast have been talking about the […]


Welcome back to Tinderbox

The team at Red Genie Games, who created the sensational game The Brigade, are set to return to our tabletops with Tinderbox Tales. Co-owners of Red Genie Games, Ben Hoban (BH) and Alex Wynnter (AW), decided to take some time out from world building and provide some insight into the new project.   ML: Can […]


This past week on the tabletop

24/06/2018 – 30/06/2018 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Want to paint your miniatures, and in South Australia? Why not learn from the best? Professional miniature painter Meg Maples will be visiting Adelaide again in November. Red Genie Games has a new Kickstarter coming soon. So they are giving away […]


Live on the streets of Tinderbox

Designers of The Brigade, Alex Wynnter and Ben Hoban, were joined yesterday by Garth Gray from The Dice Men Cometh and The Campaigner’s very own Matthew Lee for a special Kickstarter live stream. You can watch the four go head-to-head in a battle for the top job of the Tinderbox Fire Department on The Brigade […]


The Brigade is now on Kickstarter

Get ready to save the town, and maybe get the top job while you do it. The Brigade is now on Kickstarter. If you are not familiar with The Brigade, check out the preview The Campaigner ran earlier this year. You can also listen to one of the games designers, Alex Wynnter, talk about The […]

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