John "Sagrilarus" Edwards (He/Him)
Associate Writer

John aka Sagrilarus is an old boardgame player. He has no qualifications to write on the subject, and will issue a stern denial of his articles' contents on short notice if pressed.

John "Sagrilarus" Edwards
Associate Writer
 

Articles by Sagrilarus

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Letters from Sag -- Seal Team Flix
 
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Board Game Reviews S Sagrilarus Updated July 16, 2019 1486   0

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It’s pretty rare that I’m jonesing to play a game these days.
Five Games that don't suck, and you'll all agree with me eventually
Member Blogs S Sagrilarus Updated July 05, 2019 2030   1
Please name five boardgames you like that don't have limited choices?
Letters from Sag -- Space Hulk at the May Getaway
Articles S Sagrilarus Updated June 16, 2019 1611   0

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On the short list of games that don’t require another review, Space Hulk is near the top.  But on occasion, you stumble into absurdity, and that happened during the May Getaway when my buddy Sam opened his box to find he had left all his Genestealers at home on his workbench for painting.
Letters from Sag --  Tomb at the May Getaway
Gaming Scene S Sagrilarus Updated June 11, 2019 1753   0

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Sometimes it’s not what you know, but who you know.  This morning, when Tomb hit the table in front of me for perhaps the fifth time, I had an ace in the hole that virtually none of the rest of you will have – Sippi Steve.
Letters from Sag -- Aquädukt at the May Getaway
Gaming Scene S Sagrilarus Updated June 03, 2019 1190   0

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May Getaway days don’t exactly leap out of the gate at 6am. Part of our play space is one of the bedrooms this year (we’re rarely in the same house more than once or twice and this is a new venue this year), so more than a few players are up past midnight. I turned off the light around 1am and was back in the gaming room with my packet of Pop-Tarts by 8. The early people often kick off the day with lighter fare and this morning was no exception. Aquädukt is a game...
Beer & Ding Dongs
Gaming Scene S Sagrilarus Updated May 28, 2019 1440   0

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At times, the May Getaway makes for odd bedfellows.
Starcraft: The Board Game
Gaming Scene S Sagrilarus Updated May 16, 2019 1670   0

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Big Box.  No, BIG box.  And big play. 
Kingsburg Board Game
Gaming Scene S Sagrilarus Updated May 06, 2019 1119   0

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Greeting ladies and gents, this is the first report from the 2019 May Getaway to Dewey Beach.  Each year 15 buddies and I rent a beach house in the off-season and spend three days and four nights playing games, focusing on the big games.  For today’s installment I’ll review the first of three games I got in on day one, with a brief review of how it played out in our particular session.
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Rants & Raves S Sagrilarus Updated May 07, 2019 1665   0

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Were you born 200 years too early, or 200 years too late?
Empty Shelves
Up Your Game S Sagrilarus Updated October 29, 2018 1731   0
This Summer I moved for the first time in 22 years.  That's a long time, especially when the house you're moving from has ample storage.  I don't recommend houses with ample storage, as it's likely you'll use it, and that's not doing you any favors.  This is particularly true when your hobby requires big clunky boxes of different sizes to be kept over extended periods of time.
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