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Tabletop Carnage: A Day of Gaming Demos

by Greggon February 24, 2015
The Cardboard Carnage gang has teamed up with another local gaming group, Tabletop Heroes, to bring what I like to think of as a one day tabletop gaming convention. We are calling this event Tabletop Carnage. Wizard’s Asylum has generously offered their store to host the event. Basically, we’ll just be teaching people how to […]
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Empires: Age of Discovery on Kickstarter

by Jason Grantzon February 15, 2015
Empires: Age of Discovery is going to be back in print, formerly known as Age of Empires III: The Board Game, this new deluxe edition includes The Builders Expansion as well as a brand new game, Dead Man’s Chest. Here’s what comes in the new edition: A totally revised 20 page Rulebook A 23” x 28” Game […]
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Review: Francis Drake

by Jason Grantzon February 5, 2015
When you first look at Francis Drake fully set up, the massive amount of beautiful components may make the game seem overwhelming. Don’t be fooled; while there is a lot of deep strategy and interesting choices to be made, the gameplay is very straightforward. In the first phase of Francis Drake, players take turns advancing […]

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Tabletop University Play Report: Carcassonne

by Candace Bolingeron February 4, 2015
Carcassonne is a classic!  If you’ve played board games for any length of time, chances are you’ve heard of it, chances are you’ve played it.  You may love it or you may hate it, but it’s a staple nonetheless.  Carcassonne is a tile laying game with very basic rules:  you must lay a tile so […]
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Tabletop University: Robinson Crusoe

by Greggon January 31, 2015
We have a very special play report by guest TTU instructor, Sam Mayo. ~~~~~~~~ Your forehead and palms drip with sweat as you stand on the beach. Behind you is the ocean, stretching on and on until it hits the horizon. To your right and left lay the remains of your ship, the one that […]
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Answering The Cult’s Call

by Colteron January 27, 2015
While teaching people Star Wars at TsunamiCon, a local gaming convention, I began to notice a disturbing trend: When I gave the new player my far-from-optimal Jedi deck and piloted my Sith deck, I lost. At first, that pleased me, for it meant the new player got to experience the thrill of victory. But when […]

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