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Mar 26, 2023

Shelley and I head to Medici-run central Italy and attempt to gain favor with those in power in 

Florence by Dean Morris from Braincrack Games, as well as Giant Roc and Maldito Games

then we head into deep space where our competing ships attempt to settle a new planet and make use of Alien Tech in

Alien Frontiers...

Mar 19, 2023

I had a week off in February, so while Shelley was at work one day, I spent part of my day on a Google Meet call with the wonderful Tony Boydell - designer of such games as Snowdonia, Lux Aeterna, Alubari: A Nice Cup of Tea, Race the Rails, and - of course - Scandaroon!

We discuss his past designs, creating a brand new

Mar 12, 2023

Shelley and I decorate our home with plants, working our green thumbs in

Verdant by Molly Johnson, Robert Melvin, Aaron Mesburne, Kevin Russ, and Shawn Stankewich from AEG and Flatout Games

then we head to Ghana to learn about the forest ecosystem and fruit bats' important contribution in

Atiwa by Uwe Rosenberg from...

Mar 5, 2023

Shelley and  I get historical in two different games this week, checking out the EXCELLENT middle-weight dice placement game

Moesteiro by Rola and Costa from PYTHAGORAS

then draft cards and create our journeys through time in

Trekking through History by Charlie Bink from Underdog Games

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