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October 2014

Spilling about the Spiel

If the twitter is to believed, the Spiel in Essen is in full swing. So much gaming goodness in one location. I …

RPGs: Bored with boards?

In this week’s RPG article, Steve takes a look at the distinctive differences between roleplaying games and board games, focusing on five …

Dead Drop Game Box Cover

Preview: Dead Drop

Dead Drop is a game that involves elements of memory, deduction, and crafty maneuvering. As secret agents working for different organizations, players …

Essen: A Newbie’s Hopes

Most people like to start out new hobbies nice, easy and slow. I’m guessing my decision for my first boardgame convention is …

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Winner, Winner.

This week’s podcast, Playing to Win, is all about playing games and, well, winning. Mostly. I learned from my last post and …