Losing at Board Games Discusses Fantastiqa One of my favorite movies is Up in the Air. Ryan Bingham, the character played by George Clooney, has a motivational speech entitled “What’s in your backpack?" On a related note I wanted to mention that I say “travel light” so frequently that the Political Mastermind will refer to... Continue Reading →
Great Filler Games The theme of this week's column is great games that can play in 15-20 minutes. Gamers call these "filler games". The reason for this is because if you are between marathon sessions of an epic battle (like Twilight Struggle) then you need a "filler game" to cleanse your palette. I think the... Continue Reading →
Welcome to Untold – a traditional RPG that uses the non-traditional mechanic of cards to facilitate game play, and does it well.
Have you heard of StoryCards? I certainly hadn't until I stumbled across them by accident. Here is my opinion after playing around with them for a few months.