Rise of the Runelords: the Last Adventure

Rise of the Runelords: the Last Adventure

Well, we did it. We reached the end of the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords. My game group has played through the entire adventure path together (for the most part) are are ready to face the final adventure tonight. It's strange, because this game...

What board games do you play on your phone?

What board games do you play on your phone?

A friend asked me the other day what games I played on my phone. I was, after years of playing endless runners and bubble poppers, finally able to say that I only play board games on my phone. I guess I’m making the assumption that the Scrabble and Boggle variants...

Nope. Not going to happen. Ever.

On our most recent podcast, Episode 17 King's Forge, Nathan mentioned an example scenario in Race for the Galaxy where he said that I was going to win the game. Sorry, Nathan, but that will never happen. I have never won that game and I will never play it again. So...

Do you have a Will-Not-Play list?

Do you have a Will-Not-Play list?

I mention on one of our podcast episodes that I have a Will-Not-Play game list. I imagine that we all have a list going (maybe in the back of our mind) of games that we’d rather not play, but does everyone have a complete Will-Not-Play list? I have very specific...

Salt Lake City Comic Con Recap

Salt Lake City Comic Con Recap

Instead of writing a blog post last week, I went to Salt Lake City Comic Con. I would have loved to participate in the board game part of the convention, but I just didn't have time. I will cover what I did get to see, and I hope you find it interesting. So, the first...

Is Pathfinder an experience game?

Is Pathfinder an experience game?

As I was playing Pathfinder: Adventure Card Game last night, I wondered if I would classify the game as an “Experience” game. I know that my term is arbitrary because all game are trying to provide an experience to the players. King of Tokyo provides a great...

The Pirate (Meeple of the Week)

The Pirate (Meeple of the Week)

This week's meeple, sails forth from the prison fortress of Cartagena by Leo Colovini. Your pirates leapfrog their way to freedom through the tortuous tunnel connection the fortress to the port. Racing pirates = good times.