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Madness in Grayscale — Castles of Mad King Ludwig Review

by 4 days ago

Castles in contemporary culture are almost invariably associated with a certain skew towards the less than sane. They occupy a strange corner in our architectural imagination, somewhere between Arthurian nostalgia …

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Caution, “scientists” at work — Alchemists Review

by 2 weeks ago

I remember playing with my chemistry set as a kid and getting the idea to mix together everything that said "poison" or "danger," which seemed the only natural thing to do. …

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Crazy Eights: Ryan Wolfe on Shadowstar Corsairs

by 2 weeks ago

Creating a new game and publishing it yourself can be a challenging endeavor.  However, more and more people are doing it with the help of Kickstarter.  Ryan Wolfe tried and …

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The Mutant Revolution is here

by 3 weeks ago

The X-Men have been a popular license with a comic, books, cartoons, video games, and movies.  While there have been a few games with certain X-Men in them, we haven't gotten a …

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Bust some ghosts this October

by 3 weeks ago

Ghostbusters: The Board Game had a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign.  Considering the Ghostbusters haven't had any original tv series or movies since The Real Ghostbusters cartoon ended in 1991, it seems …

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Visit the Temple of Elemental Evil

by 3 weeks ago

The D&D Adventure Games are some of my favorite dungeon crawls.  The fact that they are cooperative games makes it an easy game to take out and get everyone involved.  It's …

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Fantasy Flight reprinting Mission: Red Planet

by 1 month ago

Fantasy Flight has had great success with reprinting games.  From DungeonQuest to Fortress America to Nexus Ops, the reprints have been added new components and rules while still paying homage …

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Crazy Eights: John Cadice from Soda Pop Miniatures on Ninja All-Stars

by 1 month ago

Soda Pop Miniatures is the team behind Super Dungeon Explore.  As you can see in my review, I enjoyed quite a bit although there are some undeniable issues.  When I …

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Get rich or die trying — DungeonQuest Revised Edition Review

by 1 month ago

Sometimes you want to defeat monsters with a group of friends, but other times you just want to go in for the gold and the glory. Shared victories and great, …

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Crazy Eights: Keith Blume on WarQuest

by 2 months ago

If you ever played Risk, then you've experienced the thrill of moving armies across a map and rolling dice against opponents.  Conquering the world is a simple concept that everyone …

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Crazy Eights: Designer Matt Leacock

by 2 months ago

I admit, I wasn't that interested in the Thunderbirds game posted on Kickstarter when I had first heard about it.  I don't have the same nostalgia for the Thunderbirds that …

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Ghostbusters becomes eighth highest board game funded on KS

by 2 months ago

While Ghostbusters came out over 30 years ago, the logo is highly recognizable.  Maybe it's because the movie resonated with people, or it just looks cool.  Whatever the reason, with …

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