Category: Adversity Games

Nightlancer wiki

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Today I’m excited to announce the new wiki page I’ve created where I can add all of the Nightlancer world content! Nightlancer wiki It’s very bare bones at the moment – just a short entry for the Nightlancer and Fixer games and a front page. I’ve been working on background material for Nightlancer for almost…


Does Nightlancer need art changes?

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The Nightlancer art has almost universally been well liked. But there have been a few recurring comments that have stuck out, so I’ve asked the illustrator Manolis to put together some colour variants of the Assassin. I’d love to hear what you think of the variants and which style you prefer! If there’s significant support…


Adversity Games 2019 events

The latest event lineup for Adversity Games next year! Handycon – 19th/20th January – Maidenead – Handycon has always been a good experience so I’m happy to be going back for another show and I’ll be playtesting one of my games. Birmingham Boardgame Bash – 9th February – Birmingham – This is a really positive…


How should Adversity Games move forward?

In between working on my games, demoing and playtesting I’ve been thinking hard over how to move forward with Adversity Games. The Kickstarter campaign for Nightlancer failed to fund earlier in the year by a long way (35% funded). Obviously there are things I need to change! So what do you think are the most…


Dirty double-dealing at BBB5

Playtesting Fixer at Birmingham Boardgame Bash 5 – good testing of features and ideas for the new version! No more Junkie Grind!


Nightlancer cooperative rules

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The Nightlancer cooperative rules have been a subject of interest, as it offers an entire extra way of playing Nightlancer and gives you two different games in the box. But what is Nightlancer cooperative play like? Cooperation In cooperative play, all of the players form a combined team of Nightlancers. They must stick together and…


Birmingham Boardgame Bash and Dragonmeet

The next two events for Adversity games are Birmingham Boardgame Bash 5 at Meeple Mayhem in Birmingham on 17 November and Dragonmeet at Novotel London West on 1st December. At Birmingham Boardgame Bash 5 I will be playtesting Fixer Fixer is the cyberpunk deck-building game with unique supply and demand mechanics and a wide variety…


Oddcon and Dragonmeet

The next upcoming events for Adversity Games: Oddcon on 12-14th October at the Park Inn Telford – My first time at this event and looking forward to seeing something new. Dragonmeet on 1st December at Novotel London West – Returning for my second year at Dragonmeet. I’ll be continuing to demo Nightlancer at these events…


Arachnida playtest analysis

After taking some time looking over feedback from Birmingham Boardgame Bash 4 – Arachnida these are the action points for the next edition of Arachnida: Add icons to Gene cards for each phase of the game round and for scoring, so players can tell at a glance what part of the game the card has…


Nightlancer Kickstarter failed. Seeking constructive criticism.

(cross-post from BGG) Hey everyone So I’ve launched my game on Kickstarter twice now and failed twice. The first time was a big flop, and I totally accept that one. Cheap video, minimal graphics on the page, barely any awareness and little final art to show off. I was dumb. The second one… well it…