Articles by Wade Monnig

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Board Game Reviewer

In west Saint Louis born and raised
Playing video games is where I spent most of my days
Strafing, Dashing, Adventuring and Looting
Writing reviews between all the Shooting
When a couple of guys reminded me what was so good
About playing games with cardboard and Wood,
Collecting Victory Points and those Miniatures with Flair
It’s not as easy as you think to rhyme with Bel Air.

Wade is the former editor in chief for Silicon Magazine and former senior editor for Gamearefun.com. He currently enjoys his games in the non-video variety, where the odds of a 14 year old questioning the legitimacy of your bloodline is drastically reduced.

“I’ll stop playing as Black when they invent a darker color.”

(he/him)

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Articles by Wade Monnig

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Ordering
Wuwei box
 
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 23, 2019 148   0

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Calm down Bo and Luke, It's pronounced “Wu Way” not “Whooo Whee!”
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 16, 2019 1610   1

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My impressions with Wisdom of Solomon began before I even opened the box. When I saw the box art, I had a flashback to my childhood and a big, hardbound children's version of Bible Stories that my family owned. I wonder if this was conscious decision? It isn't a style that would pop into my head for putting on a board game box but it has a familiarity; a resonance with those latter day tomes. It took only mere moments during the unboxing for Wisdom of Solomon to reinforce this line from Proverbs “How blessed in the man who...
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 10, 2019 2518   1
Time to get Godlike
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 03, 2019 3003   2

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A Pandemic of Sin.
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Analysis J Jacknwade Updated April 01, 2019 3769   2

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Wade and Marc take a look at the trio of Dudes on a Map (DoaM) games from Matagot that often don't play anything like that type of game.
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 11, 2019 3981   2

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Today, we will be playing Wasteland Express Delivery Service... * opens Box * Correction. Today, we will be punching out Wasteland Express Delivery Service.
CoM-Valhalla
 
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated March 23, 2019 2328   1

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You shall ride eternal, shiny, and chrome!
Dark Mountians
 
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated March 20, 2019 2082   1
Hot springs. Ice and Snow. Threshing Oars. Did Led Zeppelin not sing about Dark Mountains?
and then we died
 
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated April 12, 2019 2327   2

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Live fast, die young, and have a good sounding story.
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Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated March 20, 2019 1226   1

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Building an imperfect beast.
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