Can playing board games on a mobile device give you that same feeling as having the cardboard and plastic in front of you? That is the age-old question, or would be if tablets and smartphones weren't only a few years old. It will probably become an age-old question sometime in the future anyway. There are... Continue Reading →
By iPads around the world, I mean my iPad. And by nations, I mean me. Eclipse, the epic 4X board game has been implementized into the iOS universe and man is it a sweet thing. This is coming from someone who's never actually played the physical board game. I've seen videos and read reviews and... Continue Reading →
Phew! That was one heck of a vacation! I was able to get an insider's tour of the Pentagon, which included an extremely brief but friendly meet up with the Secretary of the Navy as well as lots of other cool things. I was given access to the Howard Hughes Medical Institute where researchers live... Continue Reading →
It's also a huge download, just a squig short of a gig in size. Other than it's relative free-ness, where you can still opt to buy things as in-app purchases (like decks, foils etc.) that's all I can really tell you about as I'm still downloading the damned thing. All in all though, Ascension has... Continue Reading →
It looks like all that speculation about the enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate coming to the iPad was true! I was super excited reading this, until I noticed that the URL ended in "baldurs-gate-enhanced-edition-for-ipad-3/". Hmm. I have an iPad 2. That's kind of a bummer. Still, those of you with the most modern iteration of... Continue Reading →
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