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Vigil Rises as an expansion pack for Ascension on the iOS

by 4 days ago

While many deck builders have made their way to the iOS, Ascension is one of the best implementations, if not the best.  It has been a while since we have …

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No more tears — Pixel Tactics 3 review

by 5 days ago

Everyone has their biases, and I’ll admit to one right off the bat: I don’t like two player head-to-head battle games. This is for a variety of reasons, but two …

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Whiz! Bam! Pow! — DC Comics Deck-Building Game and Heroes Unite review

by 2 weeks ago

I've been a fan of deck-building games since Dominion served as a gateway into the world of board gaming a couple of years ago. Since then, I've cooled a bit …

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Take two cloves of garlic and call me in the morning – Gothic Doctor review

by 3 weeks ago

Medical school never prepared you for this. You are well versed in state-of-the-art 1850s medical treatment - prescribing arsenic for cholera patients, or a generous application of leeches for typhoid. …

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A dream within a dream – Dixit Origins review

by 1 month ago

Dixit may be the only Spiel des Jahres winner named after a logical fallacy. The Latin phrase "ipse dixit" refers to the fallacious "argument from authority." Out here in the real …

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Monday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – Bees, Fighters and Science!

by 1 month ago

Hello! Welcome to this week's belated Tabletop Kickstarter Update! With all of the excitement at E3 and the lesser known Origins, this is coming to you a little late. You …

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Crazy Eights: David Sirlin of Sirlin Games (Part 2)

by 2 months ago

After David Sirlin moved on from the video game world, he created his own board game company called Sirlin Games.  He created Puzzle Strike and Yomi, both of which have …

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Crazy Eights: Game Designer Chevee Dodd

by 2 months ago

Sometimes you see a game theme and you wonder how they came up with it.  Then you look at the game and think that it just might work.  That's the …

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Crazy Eights: David Sirlin of Sirlin Games (Part 1)

by 2 months ago

David Sirlin's career has gone through a couple of shifts.  From competing in fighting game tournaments to balancing characters in fighters to creating his own line of board and card …

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More Duels of the Planeswalkers coming soon

by 4 months ago

The Duels of the Planeswalkers have been coming out for several years.  While the original release came to the Xbox 360, slowly other platforms like the iPad and PC.  Now …

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Just like we did it in Middle School – Love Letter

by 4 months ago

With more awards to its name than cards included in the game, Love Letter has created quite a stir in the boardgame world. Touted as a 'micro game,' Love Letter's …

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Dragons and demons and fairies, oh my! – Review of Fairy Tale

by 4 months ago

Promise me you’ll keep your pants on for now. Readers make demands of writers, but occasionally the tables turn and the writer demands something from the reader. Promise me, OK? …

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