Play On Con 2016 Recap

Full disclosure: I am on the board of directors for Play On Con; however, I have no financial stake in the company and receive no compensation based on attendance or media coverage.  I write about it because I absolutely adore this convention and want to share it with others.

Last weekend marked the ninth annual […]

Review: Steam Time

One of our favorite designers makes a worker-placement game with time-traveling steampunk airships? Yes, please! Does Steam Time live up to its potential? Christian’s review will give you the lowdown. […]

Review: Shadowrun: Crossfire

Christian loves deck-building and co-operative games. Shadowrun: Crossfire features both. What could go wrong? […]

Review: Hyperborea

Hyperborea flew into Gen Con 2015 with an incredible amount of buzz. It would be a sleeker Through the Ages-style civilization game. The next Terra Mystica. An Eclipse-killer. Can it possibly live up to the hype? […]

MeepleThon 2014 for Extra Life is underway!

The MeepleThon has begun!

Join us (virtually) this weekend for a 24-hour board gaming video stream to benefit the Extra Life charity! All proceeds go to Children’s Hospitals of America. Watch us play, join the chat, donate and help kids!

Anyone who donates at least $50 to Extra Life using our link can […]

MeepleThon 2014 for Extra Life starts Saturday!

Join us (virtually) this weekend for a 24-hour board gaming video stream to benefit the Extra Life charity! All proceeds go to Children’s Hospitals of America. Watch us play, join the chat, donate and help kids!

Video stream (starts Saturday @ 8am Central): http://twitch.tv/meeplethon Donate now: http://tinyurl.com/meeplethon

If you want to learn more […]

MeepleThon 2014 to support the Extra Life charity

Start: Saturday, October 25, 2014 – 8:00am CDT

End: Sunday, October 26, 2014 – 8:00am CDT

What the heck is this?

Your faithful MeepleTown staff (along with some friends) are going to be playing tabletop games for 24 hours straight to benefit the Extra Life charity, which supports Children’s Miracle Network hospitals.  We’ll be […]

Review: Samurai Spirit

Samurai Spirit was one of Christian’s most anticipated Gen Con 2014 releases, but can it overcome the issues of most pure co-operative games? […]

Review: Prophecy

Christian reviews his favorite designer’s attempt at an adventure board game. […]

Christian’s Gen Con 2014 Recap – The Experience

Christian discusses the highs and lows of his weekend that didn’t involve playing boardgames. […]