Essays J JonathanVolk Updated January 22, 2019 90 0
Introducing Jonathan Volk- our new writer with a killer take on one of the best games of all time.
Board Game Reviews M MattDP Updated January 21, 2019 2225 0
I'm looking at a box, and one of my earliest memories is looking back at me. An implacable figure in a blue-black jumpsuit, eyes obscured behind a helmet and joints protected by padding. On his chest is a gold badge emblazoned with a single word: Dredd. I drew this character in felt tip, from memory, before I was even able to read, without knowing who he was. That's how deep Judge Dredd had embedded in the psyche of '70s Britain.
Board Game Reviews M MattDP Updated January 21, 2019 1450 0
The box art has a charming Tintin look, without that annoying quiff. All pith helmets and tangled undergrowth. Inside there are two decks of cards. The big one has a tab to unwrap the shrink, but the small one doesn't. I try to open it with my thumb and, to my horror, I mark a card. Diving to the rulebook in a mild panic, I determine the damage is to a map card, part of the board. So that's okay.
Movies and Television BB Black Barney Updated January 18, 2019 431 2
Best Movies of 2018 It’s that time of year again, when people start coming out with best-of lists. Traditionally, I wait until after the Oscars have been awarded since it’s fun to recognize what won. This year I thought it might be fun to get this out not just before the ceremony, but even before the nominations. A more naked and exposed list, which hopefully appears void of any bias. Then I’ll tune in on February 24th and see if the Academy agrees with me on anything. Like I do every year,...
Rants & Raves A AndrewMcAlpine Updated January 22, 2019 2238 0
Y'all, what a year it's been.
Board Game Reviews W WadeMonnig Updated January 18, 2019 1402 2
A Brave New World for Euro's
Analysis J Jackwraith Updated January 15, 2019 1374 1
What was the next generation in globe-spanning, six hour wargames, Supremacy is rarely remembered.
Board Game Reviews MB Michael Barnes Updated January 18, 2019 6393 0
One of 2018's best is the new king of its genre.
Board Game Reviews MB Michael Barnes Updated January 09, 2019 1505 0
A Martin Wallace wargame, a D&D card game and...YAMI YUGI???