September 03, 2020
AJ Le Brun runs Able Table Gaming, a tabletop review and advice site. With a focus on accessibility, AJ is focused on trying to draw attention to t...
September 01, 2020
Luck, chance, randomness - there are many names for introducing a bit of chaos into a board game. Dice rolling, a deck of cards or maybe a dexterit...
August 25, 2020
I always wondered what the difference is between a reviewer and a critic, or even a review and a critique. These terms are sometimes used interchan...
August 24, 2020
Sure, we’ve all known pretty much forever that board gaming brings families together and we’re thrilled that the current quarantine situation has b...
August 19, 2020
And so it was written. As though inked by ancient scribes in a conjoined act of soothsaying and creation. A fortuitous collision at a print shop li...
August 18, 2020
Complexity is a fairly vague term. The Cambridge Dictionary defines it as "the state of having many parts and being difficult to understand or find...
August 14, 2020
One of my core aims with The Giant Brain is to promote designers, creators and publishers in the UK gaming scene. This series of articles interview...
August 13, 2020
Multi-million pound kickstarters, big box games for £100+, accessories that cost as much as the game. You would be forgiven for thinking that board...