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Impulse

This is the second game I’ve purchased designed by Carl Chudyk, the first being the amazing Innovation. I’ll surely be giving that game a review before too long, but for now let’s focus on Impulse. A fairly generic space-centric science

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Lunchtime Microgames

My latest obsession (ok, one of a few) in gaming seems to be that of what I’m deeming “lunchtime microgames”. These are quick games – typically also of diminutive size, frequently card games – which can most importantly be played

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Space Hulk: Death Angel

This review has been a long time coming. I’ve has this game for quite a while, and have played over a dozen sessions, both solo and with teammates. Death Angel was one of the first few games I picked up

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Elder Sign

Having just played my first solo game of Elder Sign (after my first couple plays through Elder Sign: Omens on my iPad) I can say I thoroughly enjoy the game. The gist of the game is similar to other Cthulhu

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Latest and Greatest (and one flop)

Now that I’m working again and in better spirits, I’ve also been picking up a few new games. Mostly, they’ve been awesome. Here’s a review of all of them in brief. The Duke – http://www.catalystgamelabs.com/casual-games/the-duke/ This was a real winner.

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Star Wars: the LCG

So now that my personal life is ever-so-slightly calming down and I’m working again (at Gannett Digital) I finally picked up a copy of Star Wars: the Card Game, an LCG by Fantasy Flight. Quick takeaway: it’s a lot of

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