Hot Games for Cold Nights

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It’s COLD in New England with Winter just hitting its stride. What better way to spend a frosty evening than with some HOT games! Games that really bring the heat and get things steamy. Here’s 5 game to really work up a sweat and chase those winter chills away. Fire Tower A fire rages somewhere in the heart of the …

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A Pawn's Picks 2019

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Here we go! There were a lot of great games we had a chance to review in 2019. 64 of them, in fact. With that many games to choose from we took a bit of time coming up with the list. That, and we’re also doing Silver, Gold, and Platinum RPG awards as well! To be eligible for a 2019 …

Patreon Spotlight: Beyonder RPG

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Beyonder RPG “We are Flying NightBear Games.  For the last forty years, our family has been building and playing Beyonder, a tabletop role-playing game developed from first principles, with game play deeply integrated into the world. It is our hope that gamers of every persuasion will see themselves reflected there.” Patreon Link: https://www.patreon.com/beyonderrpg Creating: Creating more setting, new rule books, game …

Patreon Spotlight: Cardboard Clash

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Cardboard Clash “I am a board game reviewer for 1 and 2-players. I started Cardboard Clash at the tail end of 2016 because I continuously ran into a problem when researching board game purchases: there were too few reviews covering the experience with two players. Most of my own gaming is done with my wife, and so that player count …

2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Miniatures

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Miniatures gamers can be some of the easiest, and also hardest, people to shop for during the holidays. It’s usually pretty apparent which games they’re into, but how do you know what they already have? Hopefully, this list will give you some ideas about the latest and greatest in some of the most popular miniatures games. Marvel Crisis Protocol The …

Patreon Spotlight: Mike Meeple

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Mike Meeple “I am just an ordinary guy who loves tabletop gaming!  In addition to my full time job, being a husband and a dad, I currently run a blog where I review games, interview designers about upcoming games, and teach people how to paint miniatures on the cheap!  Unfortunately, all of this costs some money (new games to review, …

2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Board Games

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Board Games make great gifts for the holidays, whether it’s for someone new to the hobby or a veteran gamer. It’s not always easy to gift them, though! There’s only so much mass-market stores carry, and you don’t want to be the person who purchases someone their 45th copy of Monopoly of Scrabble. Here are some ideas to help you …