Category: Board Games

Posts about board games

Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (20-16)

It’s that time again! Yes, it’s another installment of my Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 edition, all because I’ve now played over 400 games. The last edition was 3 years ago, so there are a bunch of new games in… Continue Reading “Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (20-16)”

Storm Above the Reich – After Action Report – Mission #12

We’re now 5 missions into the second season of the Staffel Roy campaign of Storm Above the Reich and things are looking up! Last week, the Staffel gained 6 Victory Points, bringing us to the point where we might actually be able to salvage… Continue Reading “Storm Above the Reich – After Action Report – Mission #12”

Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (25-21)

With the close of the year 2021, I have actually played 422 games since I really started playing boardgames in 2012. Since my “Top 25 Games Played of All Time” series in 2019 was predicated on my having played almost 300 games, I thought… Continue Reading “Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (25-21)”

New to Me – December 2021

It’s the end of the year 2021 (or it was when I played these games, anyway). Having been able to go to game days again since August 2021, it was nice to have a bunch of new to me games to play each month!… Continue Reading “New to Me – December 2021”

Storm Above the Reich – After Action Report – Mission #11

Four missions into the second season of the Staffel Roy campaign in Storm Above the Reich and things aren’t looking that rosy. Victory points are few and far between. I need 30 VP to “not lose” and I’m not that close with only 7.… Continue Reading “Storm Above the Reich – After Action Report – Mission #11”

Marvel Legendary Update – 2022

(Edit – 1/17/22) – One more blog post before the release! (Edit – 1/12/22) – Looks like this is supposed to release on January 19! Woo!!! (Edit – 1/10/22) – The second Messiah Complex blog post is up from Upper Deck. Introduces the “Clone”… Continue Reading “Marvel Legendary Update – 2022”

Review – This Didn’t Happen

One of the joys of being a games blogger is when you get to see a game in it’s nascent form, when while it may be ready to be presented to the world, it really hasn’t been yet. So when designer John Heffernan reached… Continue Reading “Review – This Didn’t Happen”

Blog in Review – 2021

As much as 2020 sucked for long periods of time (mainly due to COVID and the lockdowns/health issues that dominated the world), 2021 was predicted to be a year where things would start looking up. Vaccines for COVID were becoming available and people could… Continue Reading “Blog in Review – 2021”

December 2021 Monthly Update From GMT Games

It’s month three of doing of doing what the fabulous wargaming blog, The Players’ Aid, have habitually been doing for a long while now: an analysis of the monthly update from GMT Games! Me doing these was endorsed on Twitter by Grant, so maybe… Continue Reading “December 2021 Monthly Update From GMT Games”

App Review – Evolution: Climate (With a Little Evolution Thrown In)

A couple of months ago, I reviewed Oceans, a sequel of sorts to the great game from North Star Games Evolution. But North Star is never willing to sit on their hands and revel in the joy of a successful app. After a kind… Continue Reading “App Review – Evolution: Climate (With a Little Evolution Thrown In)”