Category: Games

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Let’s talk about board games…

Guest post by Board Game Minion Mateo I have traveled to many countries. I have ridden in a leaky submarine. I have spent the night in a haunted house. I have robbed people on a train at gun-point. I have built a utopia and destroyed cities. I am a gamer. Board games have always been

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Game Highlight: Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator

We’ve all spent countless happy hours watching Star Trek and Battlestar Galactica, reading the fiction, playing the RPGs, and making nerdy inside jokes with our friends (and yes, we know about your transporter shower curtain).  But did you know there’s a game that can bring you closer to actually being a starship officer than you have

Game Hightlight: Dungeon Crawl Classics!

“Remember the good old days, when adventures were underground, NPCs were there to be killed, and the finale of every dungeon was the dragon on the 20th level? Those days are back. Dungeon Crawl Classics don’t waste your time with long-winded speeches, weird campaign settings, or NPCs who aren’t meant to be killed. Each adventure

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Game Highlight: Cryptworld!

EVIL STALKS YOU IN THE DARK OF NIGHT — KNOW ITS WEAKNESS OR FALL VICTIM TO ITS HUNGER!! Cryptworld is a horror role-playing game from Goblinoid Games’ / Pacesetter in which you investigate and hunt the forces of the fantastic and unexplained. Classic horror, slasher horror, alien menaces from the stars, and interdimensional monsters: all

The Marionette - D&D AL
Game Highlight: D&D Adventurers League – The Marionette

A Dungeons & Dragons AL module for characters level 1-4, The Marionette sends you down the uncomfortable twists and turns of a fortune teller’s prediction, where even the love and determination of a mother can reach too far into the realm of madness and dark obsession… The Marionette will be run by the inimitable Michael Jellema

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Game Highlight: Call of Cthulhu

Continuing on with our quest to leave no game neglected (or at least unmentioned), today’s highlight is Call of Cthulhu: A Time to Harvest! Call of Cthulhu is a horror RPG based on the writings of the late, great H.P. Lovecraft and his spawn.  Those he inspired/possessed.  Whatever.  Basically there are a whole lot of

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Game Highlight: Bolt Action

We have so many different games coming to this year’s Scarefest that we decided we should do some semi-weekly highlights so that none of them get missed in our expansive schedule.  That would hurt their feelings, and no one wants that.  Every game should feel special. So today’s Special Game is Bolt Action!  Running Saturday afternoon