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Added by Gary Barr on November 29, 2012 at 10:26am — No Comments
In an effort to sharpen survival skills, some colleagues and graduate students recent reproduced the campus of McGill University in 28mm scale and gamed the zombie apocalypse: …Continue
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Happy Thanksgiving to all the Consimworlders...... There is much to be grateful for this year, including good health and a gamut of games that seem to be ever piling up in the closet. And of course, I am ever grateful to Consimworld for hosting this and the other sites.
One of the people I've been thinking about lately is Gary Gygax. I certainly owe him for getting me into the hobby. I know, I know.... " Wait wasn't he the DnD guy?" Yeah, that's him, but back in the day -- before DnD…Continue
Jason White, formerly of the Point2Point podcast, chats with Tom about the games we've been playing, from No Retreat on the table to Summoner Wars on the iPad. Our game off the beaten path is not one, but two fantasy wargames with a very different backstory. Tom worries that companies porting boardgames to mobile devices might listen to the wrong customers.
Added by Kingdaddy on November 21, 2012 at 8:22pm — No Comments
I have finished playing a game, and I am deciding what to play next.
My only problem is what to pick? This could be the evil of having too many games.
I have a few games in mind, but I cannot make my mind up. Decisions, decisions!
So what influences you to pick up your next game? Do you decide on an era? Is it after reading a book or watching a documentary?
Do you get influenced by what others are playing or what you have bought recently?
So, I did some tinkering with Oil War: Iran Strikes to add a greater political element to the game. Here is the result...Continue