Filler Games · Reviews

Review of Snowman Dice

Game: Snowman Dice  Designer: Mike Elliot Published: Brain Games Players: 2-4 Players Playtime: 10 Minutes Play Type:  Dexterity Synopsis: Compete against your friends to see who can build a snowman the quickest. Be quick on your feet though, and be ready for the onslaught of snowballs to prevent you from meeting your goal! Game Play:… Continue reading Review of Snowman Dice

Main Event Games · Reviews

Review of Glyph

Game: Glyph Designer: Justin Potter Published: Kazoodoo Games Players: 2-6 Playtime: 90-120 Minutes Play Type: Dice Combat Synopsis: Tribes of champions are gearing up for battle. Your three champions will meet the other tribe's champions in battle. May the best warrior win. Game Play: During a two player game's set up, players will each take three champions,… Continue reading Review of Glyph

Game Accessories · Reviews

Gaming Accessory Review: Hrothgar’s Hoard Wands

Accessory: Handmade Acid Wand Creator: Hrothgar's Hoard Website: http://www.hrothgarshoard.com/home.html Background I had the opportunity to meet with John Pratt of Hrothgar's Hoard at Gen Con to discuss an upcoming Kickstarter project. He showed me their Dice Wands which will be launched via Kickstarter in September. One of my most interesting interviews to date, I got to… Continue reading Gaming Accessory Review: Hrothgar’s Hoard Wands

Articles · General Gaming · Personal Stories

Expectations of Kickstarter Creators

Kickstarter is a wonderful tool that has supported a lot of the development in board games recently. I am not a Superbacker, but I do use Kickstarter frequently to support Indie game developers, or games I don’t think will be readily available at retail near me. When backing a game though, I do have some… Continue reading Expectations of Kickstarter Creators

Articles · General Gaming · Personal Stories

Life Changing Effects of a Role Playing Game

Story Time: It would be easy for me to argue that getting into the board gaming hobby has been one of most positive life changes my life has seen in the last few years. This is especially true of Dungeons and Dragons. Now hang in there for a short sob-story background before we get into… Continue reading Life Changing Effects of a Role Playing Game