Coming This Spring: The Lords of Winter

With last year’s releases of Kings of  the Sea and Princes of the Sun, it was nice to see the forgotten houses receive some attention in the Game of Thrones LCG. But I am a devoted Stark player, left to drool over the epic house cards from those sets. Fantasy Flight might be rectifying that, … Continue reading

Triplica.

I didn’t really like Triplica, but it’s not really a game for me. Similar to how I felt about FITs, I could tell it was a good game, but I couldn’t love it. Games like these fall under the jurisdiction of “No dragons, no lasers, no fun,” which is a terrible rule to live by. … Continue reading

War. War Never Changes.

Just as Wizards put an end to one RPG line with last week’s announcement that they wouldn’t renew their Star Wars license, they have announced that they will be reviving Gamma World. Gamma World, if you need a brief introduction, is an old TSR property from before my time that is set in a nuclear war … Continue reading

NOOOOO!

I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. I fear something terrible has happened. – Obi-Wan Kenobi Something terrible has happened, Obi-Wan. Those cries are all the fanboys Wizards of the Coast disheartened when they announced they are not renewing their license … Continue reading

Game Night – Take 2!

Game Night is an ongoing series of articles about getting together a group of people to play games on a predesignated night. Yeah, I know the title isn’t original… but it gets the point across. Okay, yeah, ‘Dangerous John’s Threateningly Long Title for a Game Night Article’ may have been a good title too. Mmhmm… … Continue reading