Category Archives: Boardgames

Pandemic: Legacy: A Boardgame With Spoilers (No Spoilers Here)

Tonight we’ll try to save the world again, but it’s getting tougher and tougher. Matt, Satoko, Becky, and I will once again race against time to prevent the spread of four deadly diseases, as the world crumbles around us. Specifically, … Continue reading

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mega-Mega-MEGA CIV ((…iv…iv…iv…))

On Saturday I participated in a gaming…event, one could say. A game of Mega-Civilization (MC). We had nine players and were there for 14 hours (though only 12 was actual gameplay time.) This could have been a nightmare for me, … Continue reading

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Trashfest Northeast 2015

For the third year in a row I went down to Connecticut this weekend to play a heaping helping of boardgames at Trashfest! This is always a good time and some fun people and this year was no exception. I … Continue reading

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Burgle Bros.: Get In. Get the Loot. Get Out.

A while back I backed some board games on Kickstarter, just for the hell of it. Some of those choices were good, many not so good. These days I don’t even look at KS anymore. But the final one came … Continue reading

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On the Table: Games in Champaign

Last week I was at the home office in Champaign, Illinois, for the Wolfram Technology Conference. I got a lot of good work done at the office, but after hours I also got some gaming done with pal Dave T., … Continue reading

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On the Table: No Longer On the Table

Played a few things recently, most notably Theseus, which is always a good time, and Nexus Ops. Some other stuff we haven’t played in a while, such as Evolution, Olympos, and, reaching way back, Taj Mahal also got some table … Continue reading

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Who Gives a Harry Wallop What This Guy Thinks?

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On the Table: Codenames

This past week I played a game of Hanabi, which is a game I was pretty stoked about when it first came out, but haven’t really thought about much since. It’s not bad, just not something I find myself wanting … Continue reading

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