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MattDPMattDP   February 06, 2017   4560  
The phenomenal success of the X-Wing game has made it an irresistible model to follow. Grab a hot media franchise and slap a miniatures game on the top of it. The latest member of this herd is The Walking Dead: All Out War. The game art makes clear that it's based on the eponymous comics rather than the TV series. But it's all related enough to catch the eye of anyone with a passing interest in either. Picking up and flicking through the accessible quick start rules shows this to be typical miniatures fare. There is...
MattDPMattDP   January 30, 2017   4019  
When you open a modern board game, you don't expect to find what looks like a Parcheesi board. You especially don't expect to find it set in the midst of lush Mesopotamian jungle or to be decorated with bizarre sigils. Then you flip through the lavishly illustrated rules, picking out phrases like "blood mist" and "cannibalism". We're not in Kansas any more. I'm not sure quite where we are, but I don't think it's a place I'd want to go on holiday. Not least because it's full of zombies and zimbies, horrible diminutive cannibals which owe...
Michael BarnesMichael Barnes   January 26, 2017   3820  
The worst best game of last year
Runebound 3rd edition
RabidWookieRabidWookie   January 24, 2017   1486  
Grab a knee and get coached up on the sheer brilliance of the adventure game for people that generally hate adventure games.  It's that good.
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