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Full Force: The Board Game Revolution

Full Force is GFN’s weekly look at some of the biggest news in geekdom, from video games to anime to movies and everything in between. We also welcome your comments below, if you want to join the conversation. 2,211 more words


A new game!

So on Saturday, April 5, the world celebrated International TableTop Day! I was not going to be left out, so I made a pilgrimage to my friendly, neighborhood game store (i.e. 336 more words

Musings on Settlers of Catan and why I don't own it.

It goes without saying that Settlers of Catan is one of the most popular board games around and is almost universally renowned as a classic. It did wonders for developing board gaming into a distinct hobby and crucially it’s still fun to play. 330 more words

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:: back at it

While the rest of the world was either outside enjoying the best weather of the year or watching the Master’s, I was stuck in a continuing education class for three days. 363 more words


Dismantling a Monopoly

The big problem when discussing modern board gaming with the uninitiated observer is that the subject is just so firmly associated with a handful of really dry, old games that have come to be labelled as ‘classics’ by a mainstream audience. 928 more words


Boy Story

So I was hanging out at my friend’s house, playing Settlers of Catan, as you do, with what else but a group of boys. There’s like 5 dudes in that house as roommates so it’s a common occurrence there. 154 more words


I Want To Move The Ghost Captain!!

At five and a half years of age, Hal is finally getting old enough to play some more interesting games than Candy Land and Chutes & Ladders. 530 more words