Steve M. "Gary Sax" (He/Him)
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Steve is an academic in Arizona and Texas that spends his off-time playing board games and hiking. He cut his teeth on wargames and ameritrash before later also developing an odd love of worker placement and heavier economic games. You can also find him on instagram at steve_boardgamesfeed.

Steve M. "Gary Sax"
Community Manager

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Member Blogs GS Gary Sax Updated January 28, 2015 3641   0
Member Blogs GS Gary Sax Updated January 28, 2015 3494   0
Triumph of Chaos Review
 
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Board Game Reviews GS Gary Sax Updated May 31, 2019 7482   0

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Recommendation Contigent on Insanity I think it’s critical to start this review off by saying I’m completely insane. And really, Triumph of Chaos is a damn good game. If you’re also completely insane.
Member Blogs GS Gary Sax Updated June 12, 2018 125   0
I think it’s critical to start this review off by saying I’m completely insane.  And really, Triumph of Chaos is a damn good game.  If you’re also completely fucking insane.    
Member Blogs GS Gary Sax Updated January 28, 2015 4075   0
Asia Engulfed GMT Games
 
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Board Game Reviews GS Gary Sax Updated May 31, 2019 6708   0

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Today I’m turning my attention, having heavily praised Here I Stand, to a game I got more recently of the wargame persuasion, Asia Engulfed. I must say I would not recommend it to my AT friends here, and only lukewarmly to my wargame friends. I’m not nearly as high on Asia Engulfed as HIS. It is the sequel to Europe Engulfed, unplayed by me, which many gamers feel is one of the better high level games of the European theatre. By contrast, I find Asia Engulfed relatively boring strategically and occasionally frustrating...
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Here I Stand Board Game GMT
 
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Board Game Reviews GS Gary Sax Updated May 31, 2019 7209   0

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I was thinking while playing this great wargame, Here I Stand by GMT games, that I think more people need to know about this game. Especially ATers, who love multiplayer conflict games. So I'm going to post an AAR here on the Fortress w/pics from this PBEM game. I'll assume the reader hasn't played many wargames, but I will refer to Twilight Struggle/1960 because it shares basic mechanics with it and is an easy reference and many players here have played that (an insidious wargame introduction!). I wanted to post this in the AT trash talk forum but I...
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