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Hoplite Review: Not your Sister’s Sarissa

Have you ever wondered what 20,000 Hoplites running towards you sounds like?  Is the Earth rumbling beneath your feet?  Can you hold you position...

Solitaire Gaming and Music: What Do You Listen To?

Solitaire gaming, by its very definition, appears to be a lonely affair.  But most of the time it isn't.  And it doesn't have to...

7 Unique Ways to Convince Your Friends to Play Board Games

Something most board gamers face is a poor reception when their "strange" hobby gets brought up among friends, the general public, family, etc.  You...

5 Reasons Why Mage Knight: The Board Game is a Masterpiece

Mage Knight is an amazing game, here are my top 5 reasons why. 1. Exploration The exploration in Mage Knight is interesting and satisfying because of...

Variance Report #1: Istanbul

Variance report is a series of articles where I take a community made solitaire variant and put through its paces and report back and...

Morels Solo Variant Report

Morels is normally a head to head two player game where players travel through a forest and try to gather mushrooms and cook them...

The Amazing Accessibility of Board Games

There are many ways to describe it: accessibility, barrier to entry, initial investment, startup cost, and so on. Lets say you were frozen for 50...

Sentinel Tactics Review: Yes, You Can Solo it

Sentinel Tactics is a game published by Greater Than Games and released in 2014.  The game was originally funded on Kickstarter and I was...

The Most Forlorn/Dusty Games On My Shelf(and why!)

The Battle at Kemble's Cascade Every year something about Z-man games has me captivated.  Every year they have one gave that rises to the top...