The Colonists Game, strategy, indie, codebyfire, mode 7

The Colonists: Overview The Colonists is a simple settlement building strategy game. The goal is to build a new home for a colony of robots that want to be human. It’s made by Codebyfire and Mode 7, both UK based companies. Priced at £19.49 (I think it’s worth every penny.) Very easy to pick up….Continue Reading “Game Review: The Colonists – Settlements & Strategy”

I have a long relationship with reality TV. And I want to share it… because… it’s fun and it’s taken up a huge portion of my life. So if I don’t write about it, it’ll be a waste. It has been a constant in my life for as long as I can remember. The X-Factor…Continue Reading “Why I Watch: Reality TV – Part 1”

To The Moon is a story-driven RPG game ‘experience’ that came out in 2011. I’m playing it now because I’m on a game writing course and it was for research. Definitely research. I’m not lying at all when I say that this was for research… I definitely didn’t spend all morning playing this game because…Continue Reading “Game Review: To The Moon”

The last few days of September are going to be a bit mad so refecting now seemed like the thing to do. Thinking about it, this whole month has been mad. I’ve been mentally and geographically all over the place. Hopefully things will settle down in October. Standout moments include: (In order of when they happened)…Continue Reading “Wrap Up: September 2017”

Game of Thrones… Am I right? I don’t want to be ‘that guy’ but I am. So here is a review of my pet peeves with this season of GoT. Let’s go! Story arcs. Call me old fashioned but when I watch a TV show I’m hoping to get something that resembles a story or at least…Continue Reading “TV Review: Game of Thrones, Season Seven”

I like magic. This blog is called Druid Georgi for Pete’s sake! (I just googled “for pete’s sake” apparently it can either be invoking Saint Peter as an alternative to that Christ guy OR  come from the phrase “for pity’s sake”. I just thought it was interesting.) Anyway magic! In D&D you can pick between a…Continue Reading “Tabletop Games: Playing a Bard in D&D”

Hey! So I’m working pretty hard on some new Dungeons and Dragons inspired words but I thought it might be fun on this sunny Wednesday morning to introduce the basics of Dungeons and Dragons onto this blog. Partly because it’s fun to talk about and partly because a lot of people who are curious about D&D…Continue Reading “Tabletop Games: Getting into D&D?”