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Building a better palace — Sultaniya Review

by 3 months ago

It seems like tile-laying games often have you building something. The gateway game Carcassonne has you building a city with castles, roads, and cloisters. Alhambra has you building a city …

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What is a KS Success? – Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update

by 3 months ago

Hello! Another Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! If you don’t already know what this is, check out this introduction. The week feels a little more independent than most weeks. While each …

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Daimyos and Dice: Age of War

by 3 months ago

I’m a sucker for Japanese-themed strategy games. Shogun, of Gamemaster series acclaim, now more commonly known as Samurai Swords or Ikusa, is one of the great strategy board games of …

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Where miniatures and tablets collide — Golem Arcana Review

by 3 months ago

Playing miniatures games can be intimidating with rules about movement, how far attacks reach, and the number of actions available on a turn. Sometimes the housekeeping is just as time …

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On the Sixth Day of Gaming, My True Love Backed for Me… – Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update

by 3 months ago

Hello! Welcome to Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! For info on what is going on here, check out this introduction. This feels like the international edition of the update. Some may …

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Tabletop Gauntlet — Super Dungeon Explore Review

by 3 months ago

The dungeon crawl is nothing new to gamers. The dark, damp dungeon often sets the mood for adventurers in the video game and pen-and-paper realm. However, you often don’t see …

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The KS machine keeps on rolling – Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update

by 3 months ago

Hello! Welcome to Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! For info on what is going on here, check out this introduction. The Kickstarter cup overfloweth. There are a bunch of promising campaigns …

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They just keep on coming… – Zombicide Season 2

by 3 months ago

In the world of boardgames, it seems as though zombies are divisive. You either love them, or you hate them. I understand those who are not enthused by the ridiculous …

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Brawling for the ball — Kaosball Review

by 4 months ago

Bringing sports to board games has been a difficult proposition. The Strat-o-matic series allowed people to create their teams using real baseball players. 1st and Goal uses cards to call …

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Breaarrrgh!!!: Viva Java: The Dice Game Review

by 4 months ago

Alright, hang on a second. I thought that we all got together and decided that we don’t like dice. I thought dice brought too much randomness to games. I thought …

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From Greeks to Pilgims to Cyclists – Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update

by 4 months ago

Hello! Welcome to Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! For a background of these updates check out this introduction. Publishers are still pumping out interesting looking games. Good news for us! Remember …

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Bump and roll to victory — Space Movers 2201 Review

by 4 months ago

I admit that I enjoy cooperative games because they are easier to play with non-gamer friends. While the games can sometimes be tougher to win, there’s nothing like celebrating a …

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