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Staff Blogs SI san il defanso Updated July 13, 2019 1303 0
At some point every gamer looks at their shelf and finds a game that makes them say, "How do I own this?" Maybe it's because there's an interesting story to how they got it, maybe it's a game they haven't played in a while (or at all), or maybe it's the leftover cruft of fads and collections long past. After several moves I wanted to take the opportunity to look at every game I own, and to really reflect on why I still own it, and whether I have much reason to.
Rants & Raves MS Mr Skeletor Updated May 07, 2019 9452 1
It's Flashback Friday. Do you still play Agricola? Did you ever play Agricola? Also, for your amusement, this interview with Hanno Girke, originally published January 29, 2008. The Hot Throne: 20 Questions with Hanno! The John the Baptist of the gaming world, Hanno Girke, leaves the comforts of the farm to come have a friendly fireside chinwag with Mr Skeletor and answer 20 questions.
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Gaming Scene SI san il defanso Updated June 21, 2019 7840 0
Once you have been in the hobby five years, you begin to look at your game shelf and say, “I have too many games.” This doesn’t actually mean you’re going to get rid of any of them or that you will stop buying new ones. Mostly it’s just an acknowledgement that, hey, space is getting a little tight, and that you’ve spent a considerable amount of money on all the games you have.
Board Game Reviews SI san il defanso Updated May 02, 2019 4404 0
Board gamers aren’t known for responding with half measures. When a game comes out that is kind of a big deal, mildly positive reviews are rare. The game cannot merely be good, it has to be a new benchmark for game design, a perfect 10. It shoots to the top 10 on BGG, and then comes the people who complain about how good the game is. It’s only after about a year or so that we step back and realize that while it may have been pretty good, that’s all it was. We are forced to admit that we...
Board Game Reviews M Malloc Updated May 26, 2019 9670 0
This is a F:AT exclusive, last weekend I had a chance to fly to Atlanta and play the most highly anticipated euro of the past 12 months with none other than M Barnes, Dr. Martin and Will "Why are we not playing Ti3" Kenyon. This is the Session Report.
Board Game Reviews S Schweig! Updated May 26, 2019 10415 0
With proof that your Monday could ALWAYS be worse, check out guest reviewer Simon Mueller as he goes where angels fear to trod. --Ken B. Your gameplay experience in Agricola: Pushing brown, roundish things around.
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