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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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TopatoCon 2015!

This weekend was TopatoCon, a convention started by the good folks at TopatoCo, a sort of consortium of webcomics (and other) creators. What’s more, it took place right here in my area code! I went by on Saturday and saw … Continue reading

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Because I NEED to Get on a Plane and Go to a Different Time Zone to Play Boardgames, I Guess

It’s called “The Best Four Days in Gaming” and I like some gaming, so why have I never been to GenCon? Partly because I always assumed it was more role-playing gaming than board gaming, and it is, but there’s a … Continue reading

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A Comic Book Convention? They Still Make Those?

Yes, folks, I am about to leave to go to…a comic book convention? The last convention of this type I was at was Wizard World Chicago, well over a decade ago. Even then the comic book portion of the con … Continue reading

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Impending Move

The day we knew would come eventually is here at last, more or less. Becky has gotten two job offers – one from Iona College in New Rochelle, New York (about 15 miles from NYC) and the other from Mount … Continue reading

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