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John Enfield’s Gaming Gear: Part the Second -Elderwood’s Hex Chest Dice Box

Guestwriter: John Enfield Part two of a three part review! Part one was about the Winged Dice and part three will be about the Spellbook Game Box. Elderwood Academy is an online boutique with many interesting bits of gaming gear, some of which are customizable – letting you choose from many different colors, types of materials, engraving designs, etc. In …

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The Game of Things in the Classroom

Guestwriter: Joani Enfield While exploring The Game of Things, this is what I discovered while unboxing and reviewing the box and its contents, playing the game with others, and using it in my classroom with students. First, during the initial unboxing phase of my investigation, I found that the plastic tray is not necessary inside the box, due to the …

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Gunmetal Teal Forge Dice by Die Hard Dice

Guestwriter: John Enfield When looking for an upgrade from your plain blue or black starter set dice these days, you feel a bit like a mage shopping at Shadowdark House.  Not only do dice come in a staggering variety of colors and designs, they are even made from different materials today.  In addition to the usual polymer resin like your …

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A Look Back At Heavy Metal #288

A Look Back At HEAVY METAL #288 (The “Weird” issue, published in November of 2017.) Reviewed by Ivar J. Randall. [Editor’s Note:  This month of November 2018 marks the 1-year anniversary of HEAVY METAL #288, a magazine issue that rocked the world of graphic literature. Enjoy this retrospective. – TC] HEAVY METAL #288 features contributions from Morrison, Bilal, Corben, Eastman, …

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Q&A Today with Wade Dyer

A pleasant interview article with Wade Dyer (talented Australian creator of the Fragged Empire RPG.) Let’s do this, with relish. Multiverse:  Hi Wade!  Did you enjoy a nice winter? Wade:  I did.  Here in Melbourne we have a running joke that we can enjoy all 4 seasons in 1 week. Multiverse:  Oh yeah?  Which was your favorite 1 of the 4 seasons …