Keith Schleicher

PROFILE:

While not working as a Database Administrator, Keith Schleicher has been associated with Gaming Trend since 2003. While his love of video games started with the Telestar Alpha (a pong console with four different games), he trule started playing video games when he received the ill-fated TI-99/4A. While the Speech Synthesizer seemed to be the height of gaming, eventually a 286 AT computer running at 8/12 Hz and a CGA monitor would be his outlet for a while. Eventually he’d graduate to 386, 486, Pentium, and Athlon systems, building some of those systems while doing some hardware reviews and attending Comdex. With the release of the Dreamcast that started his conversion to the console world. Since then he has acquired an NES, SNES, PS2, PS3, PSP, GBA-SP, DS, Xbox, Xbox 360, Gamecube, and Wii. While not playing video games he enjoys bowling, reading, playing board games, listening to music, and watching movies and TV. He originally hails from Wisconsin but is now living in Michigan with his wife and son.

Posts by Keith Schleicher:

Rather Dashing announces Element

by 3 months ago

The elements are a part of everyday life. ¬†They make up matter, and you see their influences in all sorts of medium¬†from Fantastic Four to Magic: The Gathering. ¬†Rather Dashing …

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Crazy Eights: Sandy Petersen on Glorantha: The Gods War

by 3 months ago

Sandy Petersen has a successful board game¬†with big ideas and even bigger figures. ¬†If you have witnessed Cthulhu Wars in person, then you have seen the incredible size and detail …

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Almes brings Island Hopper to Kickstarter

by 4 months ago

Sometimes it'd be nice if life was simpler, and all you had to worry about¬†was delivering packages. ¬†Who cares if the body is held together by duct tape and a …

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Lanterns is getting an expansion

by 4 months ago

Lanterns has had great success with many awards. ¬†The¬†tile-laying game has a unique system where the position of how the tiles are laid matter to how points are distributed. ¬†Now …

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Hasbro announces Monopoly Ultimate Vault Giveaway

by 4 months ago

It seems that Monopoly has come out with several different editions, whether it has been new rules or a new theme. ¬†Now Hasbro is changing up Monopoly with a new …

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CMON buys Zombicide IP

by 4 months ago

You may not know of Guillotine Games, but you know of their game Zombicide. ¬†It has been a huge hit, earning tons of money on Kickstarter. ¬†CMON has been the …

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CMON adds some Good Games to their lineup through partnership

by 4 months ago

You may have looked at our Monstrous review from about a year ago. ¬†While they had a successful Kickstarter, you probably haven't heard much new from them. ¬†That will be …

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Stone Blade tabletop rights going to Ultra PRO

by 4 months ago

Stone Blade Entertainment has several games, but they are known mostly for their Ascension deck building game. ¬†Most of their games rely on cards though, so it makes sense that …

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CoolMiniOrNot updates its logo

by 4 months ago

A logo can¬†make a brand recognizable. ¬†From car companies to video game publishers, the logo defines the brand. ¬†One of the noticeable changes at Gen Con 2016 was the new …

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Stronghold publishing Sola Fide with Spielworxx

by 4 months ago

Stronghold games has¬†created The Great Designer Series to highlight some of the best board game designers. ¬†So far games like 504 by Friedemann Friese, Porta Nigra by Wolfgang Kramer and …

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Origins 2016: Exploring Hero Realms with White Wizard Games

by 4 months ago

I remember getting an email from Rob¬†Dougherty a little over three years ago about a new card game he was developing. ¬†I met with him before Origins and played a …

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Origins 2016: The world of WarQuest

by 4 months ago

At one time if you thought of area control¬†games, you probably thought of Risk. ¬†The game took many days with some jerk turtled in Australia to keep the game from …

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