Clacks Boardgame Cover Art by Amber Grundy

New Discworld-inpsired game, Clacks, on sale now from Backspindle Games

Backspindle Games – the Northern Ireland-based games design company, the creators of fun and strategy board games such as Guards! Guards!, the pocket strategy game Codinca and the award-winning Luchador! Mexican Wrestling Dice – have begun shipping their new Discworld-inspired game, Clacks, featuring art by Amber Grundy. The game, which had its official release at the Irish Discworld Convention in Cork earlyContinue reading New Discworld-inpsired game, Clacks, on sale now from Backspindle Games

Novelist Terry Pratchett on Day 2 of the 2012 New York Comic Con, Friday October 12, 2012 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan Photo: Luigi Novi © Luigi Novi / Wikimedia Commons.

In Memoriam: Sir Terry Pratchett

  In over 70 books, translated into at least 37 languages, Sir Terry Pratchett, whose death was announced yesterday, enriched the planet like few before him. “As all who read him know, Discworld was his vehicle to satirise this world,”  noted Larry Finlay, Managing Director of Transworld, his publisher. “He did so brilliantly, with great skill, enormous humourContinue reading In Memoriam: Sir Terry Pratchett