Blogosity #2 – On Captain America & That Time I Was A Jerk On The Internet

Hi!  Welcome to Blogosity, my sometimes-weekly blog on all things gaming and geeky…I swear I didn’t mean for that to rhyme. This was going to be a post about how storytelling is a game mechanic that I really love, and

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We Talk SeaFall With Creator Rob Daviau

One of the newest (and in some ways most divisive) developments in board games has got to be Legacy games.  Risk Legacy, first published in 2011, brought previously-unseen excitement to the classic area-control game, and last year’s Pandemic Legacy: Season

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Introverts Unite – How Boardgaming Helped Me Overcome My Social Anxiety

Recently, my best friend had a surprise birthday party thrown in her honor and, naturally, I was invited. Of course I immediately accepted the invitation (how could I not) but truth be told I am not a party person, I

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Blogosity #1 – Playing Well Together

Hi!  I’m Andrew!  If you read Gameosity, you probably recognize me (or at least my little writer icon) from when I pipe in during our reviews (usually to inject something incredibly witty or whatever.  It’s no big deal).  Normally, I’d

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Ten Highlights from PAX East 2016

This year, Gameosity had a chance to go to PAX East!  For three days, we scampered all over the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, filling up our brains with as much of the shiny goodness as we possibly could.  On full

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LarkLamp and My Hope for Game Design

 Jess: Recently, one of my favorite Let’s Player’s, Markiplier, released a video about his opinion on the state of Youtube called Youtube Has Changed. It’s a great video and if you have time you should go watch it. He expresses the

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Gameosity’s Top 10 Sexiest Meeples

Meeples. Lots of board games have them, and most of them wouldn’t be the same without them. They’re an integral part of board gaming in general, but simply appreciating their existence isn’t enough. That’s why we’ve put together a list

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Gaming with Humans

Two years ago, a scathing article called “Gaming with Cats” was published that painted us felines as devious thieves and meddling pranksters who’s only goal is to steal the human’s tasty colorful bits and interrupt their human games. Well, it’s

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The Hisstory of Snakes and Ladders

Chutes and Ladders (C&L) is a classic children’s game, where players try to get to the end of the board by moving a number of spaces as indicated by a spinner. C&L is arguably barely a game at all, whereas

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It’s International Women’s Day! Let’s Celebrate These Female Game Designers!

Happy International Women’s Day everyone! Today is a day to celebrate the wonderful ladies in our lives. We love playing games here at Gameosity and many of them were designed and illustrated by women. They often don’t get as much

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