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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.

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Iain McAllister
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Articles & Podcasts By Iain McAllister

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thegiantbrain
January 19, 2022
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It’s a slow start to the year for the team as they shake off their hibernation and get back behind the news desk.
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thegiantbrain
January 17, 2022
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There comes a time in a critic’s life when you enjoy one of the big games, the current hotness, the behemoths that stand astride the hobby. Our min...
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thegiantbrain
January 11, 2022
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TSR is back, no not that one, Asmodee are on the radio, Kickstarter thinks Blockchain is a good idea, and we plan our holidays for 2022.
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thegiantbrain
December 28, 2021
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Iain thought it would be a good idea to record outside, but it didn’t go quite according to plan. 
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thegiantbrain
December 21, 2021
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It has been a quiet couple of weeks in the world of tabletop news, but not too quiet. 
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thegiantbrain
December 14, 2021
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Iain catches Jamie freelancing in the Brainwaves Studio for a very odd charity. With the matter resolved they turn their attention to the news in a...
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thegiantbrain
December 07, 2021
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Jamie took a wrong turn on the Mobius loop in the Brainwaves HQ and ended up in London. After walking back home he is tired, but ready and raring t...
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thegiantbrain
November 23, 2021
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Jamie has plans to lose weight by emulating Richard from We’re Not Wizards and run around Origins.
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thegiantbrain
October 27, 2021
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Conquer cities, take forts, and subjugate the populace. However, wars are not won on the battlefield alone. In the courts and palaces, in the corri...
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thegiantbrain
October 20, 2021
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Iain and Jamie aren’t at Gencon but are scouring the interwebs for the latest and greatest in tabletop news. 
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