Be the Baddies in WOTC’s Upcoming Tyrants of the Underdark!

Peter Lee, game designer at Wizards of the Coast, is giving us the chance to stretch our bad guy muscles. He said, “I always wanted a D&D game where you played the ‘bad guys’, as that brings in some of

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Don’t Turn Your Back Review

Don’t Turn Your Back, from Evil Hat Productions (Race To Adventure, Zeppelin Attack!), is a moody, atmospheric game in which players will take on the role of the Awake as they struggle to survive the Mad City, a sinister realm of nightmares and

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Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game Review

Best to get this out of the way right at the start. Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game – 1-5 players, from designers Ben Cichoski and Danny Mandel (Super Awesome Games), and publisher Upper Deck – isn’t Legendary Encounters:

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How to Sort and Count All 700 Cards in Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game

Before you get to play A Predator Deck Building Game , you have to unbox A Predator Deck Building Game. As you might recall, my one big gripe with Legendary Encounters: An Alien Deck Building Game was the near-herculean amount

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Cthulhu Realms Review

To close out our month of Augusthulhu, we are reviewing Cthulhu Realms, a deck-building game about mysterious cults, sanity-shattering artifacts, eldritch locations, and some rather hilarious art. Designed by Darwin Kastle, Cthulhu Realms is sort of an oddity.  Emerging from

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Miskatonic School for Girls Review

School isn’t easy, but Miskatonic School for Girls from designer Luke Peterschmidt and publisher Fun to 11 is a special sort of Hell. One where homework and gossip take a backseat to having your best friend devoured by an elder

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Eminent Domain Review

It is the dawn of a new era.  Unexplored worlds, ripe for the claiming, hang among the stars.  You and your fellow leaders share a single trait – ambition – and it calls you to action.  Gather your fleets, master

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Gale Force Nine Reveals Their New Wrestling Board Game: WWE Superstar Showdown

Gale Force Nine (makers of the awesome Firefly board game) has announced it is releasing the action-packed wresting board game, WWE Superstar Showdown! The game will use miniatures and specialized card decks to play out the brutal brawls that make wrestling so

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Apex: Theropod Deck-Building Game Review

Rob: Today we’re going to learn about why it wouldn’t be as cool as you might think to go back in time and see the dinosaurs with Apex: Theropod Deck-Building Game, from Die-Hard Games and designer Herschel Hoffmeyer. The short

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It’s All Magic Cowboys and Warring Elements in Our Preview of Grimslingers

 Rob: I’ve never been a huge fan of the Old West, but I do like sci-fi and fantasy. I also like it when sci-fi and fantasy stuff is fused with other more ‘normal’ themes – like the Old West. It’s one

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