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Crazy Eights: Lance Hill of Funhill Games

by 2 months ago

Sometimes it is difficult to find unique mechanics within gaming, whether they be video or tabletop.  However, that doesn't mean that new ideas can't come from established mechanics.  When I …

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Establishing your very own crime syndicate – Dominare

by 2 months ago

Any good black box conceals the nasty insides that make it work. The city of Tempest is no different. Such a prosperous city is sure to have several underground forces …

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Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – Extra! Extra! The Futbol Captain is in Westminster

by 2 months ago

Greetings! Welcome to this week’s Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! If you are new, you may want to read this introduction first. It seems as though the general gaming hype from …

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Playing the 2014 Spiel des Jahres nominees

by 2 months ago

Hobbyist gamers all over the world owe the Germans a great debt. Our Teutonic friends are largely responsible for the thriving board game hobby we enjoy today. Not only do …

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A dream within a dream – Dixit Origins review

by 2 months 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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Treads, Lasers and Gears, Oh My! – Volt

by 2 months ago

I love everything about robots, from their motors to their circuit boards, mapping algorithms and motion planning algorithms. Both real and fictional 'bots fascinate me. So much that I went …

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Crazy Eights: Curt Covert of Smirk and Dagger Games

by 2 months ago

I remember walking into a game store once and seeing the game Run For Your Life, Candyman!  My wife and I got a kick out of the name and laughed …

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Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – From their warehouse to your door step

by 2 months ago

Hello again! Welcome to this week's Friday Tabletop Kickstarter Update! If this is your first time, you may want to check out this introduction. I know most of the time …

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Tiny Epic Kingdoms makes its way to Kickstarter today

by 2 months ago

When most people talk about microgames, they think of a small number of cards and a couple of cubes.  While that is true in some cases, Gamelyn Games has created …

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William Wallace with a bazooka – Duel of Ages II Basic Set and Master Set review

by 2 months ago

Blackbeard the Pirate is on a mission. He cautiously descends the slope of the mesa until his goal, Lith's Lair, is in sight. His quest: to offer one of the …

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Days of Wonder announces Five Tribes

by 2 months ago

Days of Wonder is known for publishing games that are easy to learn and accessible to just about anyone.  They also don't publish many games each year, so when they …

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Monday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – Bees, Fighters and Science!

by 2 months 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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