Iain McAllister  (He/Him)
Associate Writer and Podcaster

Iain McAllister lives in Dalkeith, Scotland with his wife Cath and their two dogs, Maddie and Gypsy. He has been a keen member of the local gaming scene for many years setting up and participating in many of the clubs that are part of Edinburgh's vibrant gaming scene.

You can find more of his work on The Giant Brain which publishes a wide range of articles about the hobby including reviews, previews, convention reports and critique. The Giant Brain is also the home of the Brainwaves podcast, a fortnightly podcast covering industry news that Iain hosts with his friend Jamie Adams.

 

Iain McAllister
Associate Writer and Podcaster
 

 

Articles & Podcasts By Iain McAllister

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The Arkham Horror Card Game: Blood on the Altar
Up Your Game T thegiantbrain Updated August 22, 2019 289   0
This is a series of articles looking at the individual scenarios of Arkham Horror,...
Brainwaves - Golden Gnomes
Podcasts & Videos T thegiantbrain Updated August 20, 2019 358   0

Podcast Details

Description
Fortnightly podcast bringing you the best in Tabletop gaming news.
Topics
Robbie Munn Interview, Golden Bell Unbroken Kickstarter, Ennies, Wil Wheaton Sues Geek & Sundry,
Iain has been trying to bring the Brainwaves garden under control but much to...
Sumo Gnomes Board Game
 
4.0
Board Game Reviews T thegiantbrain Updated August 20, 2019 803   0

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Game Name
“If you go down to the woods today John you are in for a...
Beyond the Veil - The Arkham Horror Card Game: Essex County Express
Up Your Game T thegiantbrain Updated August 15, 2019 575   0
This is a series of articles looking at the individual scenarios of Arkham Horror,...
The Arkham Horror Card Game: Miskatonic Museum
Up Your Game T thegiantbrain Updated August 08, 2019 611   0
This is a series of articles looking at the individual scenarios of Arkham Horror,...
Brainwaves Podcast - Rolling Smart
Podcasts & Videos T thegiantbrain Updated August 07, 2019 315   0

Podcast Details

Description
Fortnightly podcast bringing you the best in Tabletop gaming news.
Topics
Richard Berg, CMON announces smart tech, Terraforming Mars Digital Studio shuts, Bezier Games digital, D&D in U.S. prisons,
The team dare to roll and welcome the excellent Mike Barnes back to the...
Beyond the Veil – The Arkham Horror Card Game: Dunwich Legacy - House Always Wins
Up Your Game T thegiantbrain Updated August 08, 2019 696   0
This is a series of articles looking at the individual scenarios of Arkham Horror,...
Nudge Board Game
 
3.0
Board Game Reviews T thegiantbrain Updated July 29, 2019 999   0

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The local pub has been synonymous with games for as long as we’ve had...
Dunwich Legacy
Up Your Game T thegiantbrain Updated July 21, 2019 1119   0
This is the first of a series of articles looking at the individual scenarios...
Brainwaves - Robot Corner
Podcasts & Videos T thegiantbrain Updated July 25, 2019 386   0

Podcast Details

Description
Fortnightly podcast bringing you the best in Tabletop gaming news.
Topics
Robot AI takes on Poker, Plagiarism, Diana Jones Award, Stygian Fox, Destination Fantastic, Professional DMs
Wrecking his way into Brainwaves HQ Mark Mckinnon from Dream Big Games joins Iain...
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