Hi folks! I've returned from Total Confusion XVII, for once in my life having closed out a convention. We arrived early Friday afternoon, just after lunch and didn't leave the hotel until Sunday around 5pm. It was utterly and completely fantastic! I'll have some more coverage in a bit, including my chances to sit down... Continue Reading →
Total Confusion XXV, New England's largest gaming convention, will kick off on Thursday, February 24th and keep the gaming going through Sunday the 27th.
I guess this is official now, as my ugly mug is up on their industry guest page. I'll be an industry guest (and attendee, and rabid fan, and over-caffeinated player) at Total Confusion XXV! What is Total Confusion? Let me give you a brief history.
I love Talisman (well, all but the 3rd edition). I've played the 1st edition once or twice, I've owned everything for the 2nd edition and logged hours and hours of play, passed on the 3rd edition to keep playing the 2nd. Now the 4th edition has arrived. What follows is a review of the 4th edition revised game, with every single available expansion thrown in to the mix, as played by 6 players.
This game brought back a lot of great memories of when we played Talisman 2nd edition. Even more important though it was just as fun in it’s own right playing right now. All of the flaws we found with it are of the nit picking type. Nothing is a deal breaker or will really affect game play. See after the jump for the full review and a complete photo gallery.