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Michael Barnes (He/Him)
Senior Board Game Reviews Editor

Sometime in the early 1980s, MichaelBarnes’ parents thought it would be a good idea to buy him a board game to keep him busy with some friends during one of those high-pressure, “free” timeshare vacations. It turned out to be a terrible idea, because the game was TSR’s Dungeon! - and the rest, as they say, is history. Michael has been involved with writing professionally about games since 2002, when he busked for store credit writing for Boulder Games’ newsletter. He has written for a number of international hobby gaming periodicals and popular Web sites. From 2004-2008, he was the co-owner of Atlanta Game Factory, a brick-and-mortar retail store. He is currently the co-founder of FortressAT.com and Nohighscores.com as well as the Editor-in-Chief of Miniature Market’s Review Corner feature. He is married with two childen and when he’s not playing some kind of game he enjoys stockpiling trivial information about music, comics and film.

Michael Barnes
Senior Board Game Reviews Editor
 

Articles by Michael Barnes

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April 23, 2020
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You remind me of the babe...
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April 09, 2020
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A word game, a pirate game, and a terrible game.
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March 19, 2020
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 An impressionistic, sure to be divisive design from Prospero Hall.
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March 12, 2020
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Hark, the Golden Age of Prospero Hall is in full swing.
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February 27, 2020
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Tasty Minstrel's latest, including a new Knizia design.
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January 31, 2020
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Against the Eggmen
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January 23, 2020
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Top Gun is a Maverick - Review

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Takes my breath away.
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January 15, 2020
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All it's missing is a license.
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December 20, 2019
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Time to roll out this 10 year old photo...
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December 12, 2019
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Excellent new RPGs from one of the industry's best publishers.
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