Monthly Archive: November 2011

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Rants from an angry woman

ahem… is this thing on? Good. ‘Cause I’m only saying this once. You, over there. It’s taking you TWO HOURS to buy fifty CENTS worth of Magic cards?  You are wasting my time and annoying as hell. I don’t care...

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The World of Fluff with GMort the Cheerful…..

Somewhere in the dungeons below a generic evil fortress….. ” The prisoner is secure?” ” Yes my Lord, though I don’t see why you didn’t just drop him in some lava or feed him to the Clawbeasts like normal…..” ”...

New Member Monday – Bizarro! and Badgers! 0

New Member Monday – Bizarro! and Badgers!

Hey Kids!  Don’t forget that it’s Bizarro week here.  I mean, seriously.  DON’T FORGET!  Eh.. you’re not gonna forget.  You guys are smart. AND handsome. New Member Monday  iWARGAME Keywords: Warmachine, Warmachine, some more Warmachine and a little Warmachine on...

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Bizarro Week at the HoP

You kids ready to get freaky?  Good, because it’s Bizarro Week here at the HoP. But what the shit is Bizarro Week?  It’s simple really.  All you need is an advanced degree in theoretical physics and an intimate understanding of...

The Von Show #3 – Expectations Made Explicit 0

The Von Show #3 – Expectations Made Explicit

It’s occured to me that I failed to answer James S’ question in the first week as thoroughly as it deserved, and so I’m devoting this instalment of the Von Show into doing a better job of it.  As per...

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Charity Game Auction-

Hello ladies and gentlemen.  There will be no Top X today since I want the following to be the focus for the day.  Our very own Loquacious is doing what she does best – being a good human being –...

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Gaming on a Budget: Blackest Friday

Happy Turkey genocide day for our American readers.  Later today you’ll most likely be tucking in to a lovely spread of food just before going into a carbohydrate related coma (yeah many would allege that you’re sleepy due to the...

Frontline Gamer Supporting the S.O.P.H.I.E. Foundation 0

Frontline Gamer Supporting the S.O.P.H.I.E. Foundation

If you despise hatred, bigotry, and single mindedness as much as we hear at the HoP do, please go to Frontline Gamer’s blog today to learn how you can help support the S.O.P.H.I.E. Foundation. Having been the victim of a...

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Optimisation…..

The internet isn’t exactly short on personalities who’ll tell you what the next most awesome tournament list ever is (or is going to be) and a few of those might occasionally be correct about it. Finding a viable ‘Razorback Spam’...

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[Musings of a Game Store Owner] Culpability

Last week I talked about what a game store does. I talked about the positives a FLGS offers the hobby crowd and tried to give a sense of “what’s good” about a place that “just wants money” (quote from a...

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The Weekly Top X – Sick, man!

Hi ho there everybody!  Welcome back to the only recurring series where the ‘x’ in it’s title is a variable. As opposed to it being a roman numeral or an indication of soft core porn satus. I’m sorry to say that after...

The Von Show: What Makes A Good RPG? 0

The Von Show: What Makes A Good RPG?

I won? That was… unexpected.  Thank you so much if you voted for me, hope I can live up to your expectations, and if you didn’t… well, I hope you can find something to enjoy about the series, and I...