October 19, 2015

 

Pocket Sports has been going through some changes, as most may have noticed.

 

Games are slowly changing over to the 'next gen' tuck box series. Not only that, but games are now classified as 'dice & card' games. 

 

The beloved pouch is gradually disappearing but in retur...

October 6, 2015

Pocket Sports Cycling Tour by ... a review

 

A few weeks ago my review copy of Pocket Sports Cycling Tour arrived in the mail. It is one of many in the series of Pocket Sports in which Hamish Sterling tries to capture the thrill of sports as varied as Soccer, Baseball a...

May 16, 2015

Pocket Sports Football (yes, it's the American kind of football this time) has been building momentum for a few months now. While it's still in the final playtesting phase, it's coming together to be a level of game!

 

You all know we make dice games. The minimalist appr...

April 17, 2015

 

3 riders.....4 countries.....I sat down today to give Pocket Sports Cycling a run through.

 

45 mins later I had an incredibly tense last dash to the finish line, comparable to the any cycling story Lance Armstrong would come up with!

 

Pocket Sports Cycling Tour is a gam...

March 27, 2015

 

Gnarly dude! 

 

Wait....What? Who'll be Bodhi.....Utah?

 

We're looking to hit the waves later in the year with Pocket Sports Surfing Tour. You'll take charge of a surfer competing at 6 locations across the globe trying to score as many points possible on each wave you ri...

March 7, 2015

 

Attendance at the Toy, Hobby & Licensing Fair 2015 in Melbourne has been completed.

 

It was a big event with the biggest brands, reps and buyers. Being the first year I'd exhibited, I didn't know what to expect and now being back at homebase, it's still difficult to su...

December 15, 2014

I'm as eager as everyone for the new games to arrive at the end of the month. The New Edition Rugby has had a quick turnaround from originally being published as Pocket Rugby League in May, transforming into a hybrid version with both League & Union rules for our UK d...

December 10, 2014

 Designing a game involves a lot of things.

 

 

Changing factories is a major stumbling block. Negotiating prices, components, labour, shipping, packing and payment all take some time as both parties manoeuvre to get the best deal.

 

With the raft of 6 new games...

December 4, 2014

Hmm....the bag's the same colour. The silhouette has changed. New Edition, eh? Let's take a closer look at Pocket Sports Football.

 

The game has been given a little polish, removed some parts but replaced them with mechanics to improve the game for both players.

 

We've a...

November 24, 2014

Initially I started with 6 dice for this game. Our first game, Pocket Cricket began life with 5 dice and then the addition of the extra batting style gave players a choice and so it became 6. Pocket Footy then saw 7 dice and Golf & Football saw 8.

 

For those that have f...

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