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Building an empire one sector at a time — Hegemonic Review

by 4 weeks ago

The 4X genre (explore, expand, exploit, exterminate) is a popular genre. Sid Meier’s Civilization and Master of Orion 2 are some of the most prolific PC games in the genre. …

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Someone ever tries to kill you, you try to kill ‘em right back – Firefly: Pirates and Bounty Hunters

by 4 weeks ago

One of the biggest complaints leveled at Firefly: The Game was the significant lack of player interaction. Players could pick up crew and jobs faster than their opponents, or they could …

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GenCon preview of Pandemic Contagion

by 1 month ago

While most games have you playing the good guy, have you ever wondered what it's like for everyone to play the bad guy?  That's the objective in Pandemic Contagion.  Joe …

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Battle at Kemble’s Cascade GenCon preview

by 1 month ago

It might be hard to believe, but creating a board game to simulate a side-scrolling shooter has been created.  Joe talked to the designers of Battle at Kemble's Cascade to …

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King of New York GenCon preview

by 1 month ago

King of Tokyo stomped through the boardgaming landscape like nobody's business.  That's part of the reason why the follow-up King of New York sold out at GenCon within minutes.  While …

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Preview of Zombie 15 at GenCon

by 1 month ago

It seems like Zombie games are a dime a dozen these days.  Zombies!!!, Last Night on Earth, and Zombicide are just a few of the games that have populated the …

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Dead Man’s Draw GenCon Preview

by 1 month ago

I admit that I can be skeptical when it comes to light filler games, but sometimes they are what is needed for lunch break gaming.  At GenCon I got a …

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Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – Back in the game

by 1 month ago

Hello! Welcome to Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! For info on what is going on here, check out this introduction. Sorry for missing the last two weeks! I was in Essen, …

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Create your own Folklore, up on Kickstarter now

by 1 month ago

Usually Scott is around to do our Friday Kickstarter update, but he is away at this time.  However, I do want to highlight one project that I got a chance …

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Calliope announces Titan series Kickstarter at GenCon

by 1 month ago

When a game is funded on Kickstarter, usually it is just a single game that possibly has an expansion.  However, Calliope is taking a different approach by offering several games …

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Eagle Games GenCon roundup

by 1 month ago

Eagle and Grphyon Games released a couple of games at GenCon, as well as had a big Kickstarter project going.  I talk to Rick Schrand from Eagle Games about the games Lords …

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R&R Games launches two new games at Essen

by 1 month ago

While GenCon and Origins are the premier board game conventions in the US, European eyes are focused on Essen, which is going on this week.  R&R Games has announced that …

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