Tag: Raiders of the North Sea

Review – Raiders of the North Sea Big Box

One of the first posts I did on this blog talked about how board game box inserts can be so important. The problem with even good inserts has always been “what about the expansion(s)?” That’s a viable point. I’ve seen many games where the… Continue Reading “Review – Raiders of the North Sea Big Box”

Boardgame Geek Top 100 – Played or Play? 90-81

With the previous post in this series doing so well, I guess I should do more of them and finish the job, eh? Last week’s post was a lot of fun and I got some great feedback. Thanks to those of you who stopped… Continue Reading “Boardgame Geek Top 100 – Played or Play? 90-81”

Big News from Dire Wolf Digital Games – Trailers!

There’s just too much to put into a headline! Previously, Dire Wolf Digital had announced a number of games that they would be putting into digital form over the next year or so. The first of those games was just released on July 30.… Continue Reading “Big News from Dire Wolf Digital Games – Trailers!”

Raiders of the North Sea digital releases July 30!

The July vacation continues (what, you didn’t think I was avoiding posting for some other reason, did you?), but I couldn’t let this one pass when I heard about it. Raiders of the North Sea is one of my favourite games of all time,… Continue Reading “Raiders of the North Sea digital releases July 30!”

Top 25 Games Played of All Time (15-11)

After a steady couple of days (thanks, Reddit!), it’s time to get back to the real business of this blog. That’s right, fashion shows board games! Apologies for the delay in getting back to the Best Games Played of All Time after a rollicking… Continue Reading “Top 25 Games Played of All Time (15-11)”

Review – Raiders of the North Sea

(Edit: 7/26/19 – This is coming to digital! Woo!) (Edit: This is one of my Top 25 Games Played of all Time, as of February 2019 anyway. Check out the other games as well!) I’ve always wanted to be a viking. Not because of… Continue Reading “Review – Raiders of the North Sea”

Dragonflight 39 – Another Successful Convention

Every August, there is a wonderful boardgaming convention in Bellevue, Washington, called Dragonflight. It’s been held at the Hilton hotel there, and I’ve been going to it since 2015. This past weekend was the 2018 version of it, and it was just as much… Continue Reading “Dragonflight 39 – Another Successful Convention”

New to Me – March 2018

I’m tired. It’s been a busy month of playing new games! So I’ve definitely enjoyed it. But I’m tired. If I hadn’t been writing this post as I played the games, I’m not sure if it would have come out. This is a long one.… Continue Reading “New to Me – March 2018”

Raiders of the North Sea – Renegade Games

One bit of news came out while I was gone last week that got me a little excited. Yesterday’s “New to Me – May 2017” post included my play of Jorvik, a viking game about settling northern England. There seems to be a bunch of… Continue Reading “Raiders of the North Sea – Renegade Games”