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    Best Sci-Fi Tabletop RPGs

    The universe is vast, maybe even infinite. Exploring the unknown reaches of space is a common theme in fiction, but books, movies, and even video games are limited in the scope of presenting places where no one has gone before. But tabletop RPGs are only as limited as your...
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    Why You Should Play Mai Star

    Why You Should Play Mai Star By: Lane Martin When I was young, I remember heated games of Gin with my mother initially played to pass the time. Eventually, it became a bit more than that. Rather than being a friendly card game between a mother and son, these...
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    Dealing with Deckbuilding

    Dealing with Deckbuilding By: Lane Martin Everyone has one common game mechanic that they don’t particularly like. Some people hate bluffing games, while others dislike heavily strategic area control games. Personally, I am not very keen on deck building games. I don’t mean games that require players to preconstruct...
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    Werewolves and Traitors

    Werewolves and Traitors By: Lane Martin   You’ve been here before. He’s been your friend for years, you’ve played board games with him before, you were even at the guy’s wedding, but he’s been tanking this game from the very beginning. To make matters worse, he’s been shifting the...
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    Table Top Games that Encourage Collaboration

    First we took a look at board games that will shatter friendships, or in the very least give them a trial by fire. Perhaps though, you feel that the world is divisive enough. You don’t need a board game to come between you and your loved ones. These games...
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    Five Board Games to Play with Friends The Five By Five Challenge for 2017

    Five Board Games to Play with Friends The Five By Five Challenge for 2017 Chris Palermo   With the 2016 5×5 Challenge successfully completed, thought turned to which games would be included in the 2017 edition.   The process stayed the same. Each member of the Long Island Boardgaming...
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    Five Board Games to Play With Friends-The Five by Five Challenge

    Five Board Games to Play With Friends-The Five by Five Challenge by Chris Palermo   A common concern at many board gaming events is the indecisiveness of players to choose a game. “I don’t know; what do you want to play?” happens all too often.   And, as the...
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    Three Games to Put Friendships to the Test

    Three Games to Put Friendships to the Test By Jake Hill   Games can be a fun way to enjoy the company of friends, or they can be a brutal test of strategy and skill that leave only the strongest standing. If you prefer your games to end in...
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    The Best Board Games to play on Halloween

    The Best Board Games to play on Halloween By Richard Lynch If you’re going to find yourself stuck at home this Halloween, here’s a list of some great horror themed board games to guarantee that things stay spooky. 5 – Zombies!!! – while not the most mechanically complex game...