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Steebin’s Top 5 of 2014

Jan 06, 2015
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Steve S. (Steebin)

Over the past year my board game collection has grown drastically. Here are my Top 5 favorites from 2014!

Trying to Keep North Korea Out of the Title

Dec 19, 2014
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Dan H. (Nad)

This past weekend our site was hacked. By whom exactly, we don’t know. In this blog we discuss the list of demands given by the perpetrators and our decision to comply.

Gamers for Cures: Dice In Mouth Challenge

Aug 21, 2014
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Dan H. (Nad)

The Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the world by storm these last few weeks and helped raise millions of dollars to find a cure for ALS. Steve Avery (co-designer of Nothing Personal and all around miscreant), in all his infinite wisdom, decided this week to start issuing a challenge of his own to all board gamers – The Dice in

Gen Con 2014 Special Look

Sure, you may have seen a few of these cool things on other sites, but were they captured by such a stylish man? Doubtful. Let’s take a look at what Nad is getting himself into.

Gen Con 2014 Buy or Try List (Part 2)

Aug 12, 2014
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Dan H. (Nad)

We continue our Top 10 games to buy and/or demo at Gen Con 2014 with Dan's List. People will be trampled, money will be lost but fun will be had by all.

Gen Con 2014 Buy or Try List (Part 1)

Aug 11, 2014
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Dan H. (Nad)

Tiffany and Dan discuss their Top 10 games to buy and/or demo at Gen Con 2014. People will be trampled, money will be lost but fun will be had by all.

1st Impressions: Brave Rats, Piñata & Pagoda

Jul 11, 2014
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Mike H. (Biff)

Headed on our journey across the pond, Nad packed his suitcase to the brim with games. We managed to get in a few quick games of Brave Rats, Piñata, and Pagoda for a special, solely 2-player, edition of 1st Impressions.

3-Month Update: The #10x10in2014 Challenge!

Jul 08, 2014
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Kelly B! and I continue our struggle for household supremacy through a grueling 100 Game Showdown! See how we're doing.

Binge Listen, Episode 2: The Spiel

In this second expedition into the world of gaming podcasts, Buns takes a look at The Spiel.

First Encounters with Evolution

Jun 18, 2014
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Smee

In which Smee takes a first look at North Star Games' Evolution, and loses by a single point. Twice.