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Japan’s International Gamers Guild plays Games in Machida

JIGG Kanagawa Boardgames Club

Do you like to play boardgames? Do you live in or can you come to Kanagawa? Sometimes we play in Machida too. 53 more words

Things To Do

Game Night - January Edition

I arrived at the Meraki Collective building shortly after 5:30 and went up to the third floor where the Game Night Event was taken place. I was the first one there, well after the organizer, Ken, who was all set up and raring to go. 515 more words

Game Night

Episode 1: Settlers of Catan

In part 1 of 7 in our Gateway Games series we talk about why Settlers of Catan’s game design has made it one of the most renowned gateway games of our time, and why we have come to appreciate it’s importance in the hobby while having our own hangups. 13 more words

Gateway Games

How Provably Loaded Dice Lead to Unprovable Cheating

Here’s a really interesting writeup by that has two parts. He shows that not only is it possible to load wooden dice by placing them in a dish of water, but that when using these dice to get an unfair advantage in… 265 more words

Misc Hacks

Five Tabletop games for beginners

Never played anything past monopoly or candy land? Want to try modern games but don’t know where to start? Need a Christmas gift for someone?  Here a five games entry-level games that you should try. 427 more words

Spice it up! with Concordia

Quiz time: Raise your hands if your love affair with Euro games began with one of the trinity of Ticket To Ride, Carcassone, or Catan. 1,799 more words

Board Games

Developing Myself

You know that song by the Talking Heads that goes, “And you may ask yourself… How did I get here?”  Well, I already wrote a blog post about that. 744 more words