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Six Games that uses dice for conflict

Six Games that uses dice for conflict
Come on! Let's fight. Using dice is one way to solving conflict in tabletop gaming. Dice has been around for ages in board gaming. I remember growing up on Dungeon & Dragons rolling a variety of dice depending on the weapon I was using against mythical foes with high Armor Class. 20 sided dice, 8-sided dice, 10-sided dice, 4-sided dice and the iconic and commonly using 6-sided dice. Most board games uses the 6-sided dice because it is very common and thus cost the least to produce. 

Nine Easy-To-Play Games with Solo play

Nine Easy-To-Play Games with Solo play
If you are starting on your journey as a solo board gamer and do not feel you're not ready for heavier games like Mage Knight or even Spirit Island...

Spirit Island - Set Up tutorial

Spirit Island - Set Up tutorial
Join me on the set up video as I take you through the set up of Spirit Island. There are 3 major parts: The Invader Board, Island boards, and the Spirit boards with their starting decks.

Dreamation Convention

Dreamation Convention
I had a great weekend at Dreamation 2019 gaming convention in Morristown, NJ. It started Thursday night February 21 through Sunday February 24 at the Hyatt Regency. It was the same organization at Dexposure.com that hosted Metatopia I went to last November.

Game Mechanic: Variable Player Powers

Game Mechanic: Variable Player Powers
Variable Player powers is a mechanic that grants different abilities and/or paths to victory to the players. So in a game, each player will control...

Announcement: Tiny Epic Tactics

Announcement: Tiny Epic Tactics
Gamelyn Games made a new announcement the other day. They have a new offering coming out this year called Tiny Epic Tactics. They have been hintin...

Tips on playing Terraforming Mars solo

Tips on playing Terraforming Mars solo
One of my favorite games is Terraforming Mars. It has been out for a couple years and has quite a following especially in this age of FOMO (fear of missing out of new and shiny games). While people are adding more and more games to their collection, I like to keep my collection relatively small. I do buy new games here and there, but I am picky on what I buy and Terraforming Mars is one that gets to my table many times. 

Tiny Epic Defenders: 2nd Edition Play through

Tiny Epic Defenders: 2nd Edition Play through
Join me as I take you through a  play through of Tiny Epic Defenders, 2nd Edition. A tower defense game designed by Scott Acmes from Gamelyn Games.

Game Review: Spirit Island

Game Review: Spirit Island
Spirit Island is a cooperative game for 1-4 players created by Greater than Games and Designed by R. Eric Reuss. The box says the game can take around 90-130 minutes to play. 

Looking forward to what Hero Realms is offering

Looking forward to what Hero Realms is offering
Hero Realms had a very successful Kickstarter campaign for their next big thing. Their Ruin of Thandar expansion was very successful and they are ...

Game Mechanic: Engine Building

Game Mechanic: Engine Building
  The game mechanic "Engine building" is where a player builds up a system that can generate resources, game currency, or victory points. It can...

Playing Scythe solo with the Automa.

Playing Scythe solo with the Automa.
Normally Scythe is played by multiple players, but I like to play solo. With that in mind, they created the Automata deck where you play against a ...