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MattDPMattDP   August 03, 2015   51  
It’s often not the rules or the components that make a game. With Skull, it’s the little noises. The tut of tongue against teeth. A soft sigh. A full-throated chuckle. Ambigous sounds uttered before a card gets flipped over and all hell breaks loose. Skull is a bluffing game. Everyone starts with four cards , three showing flowers and one a skull. You place one face down, maybe more. Then you start wagering with other players to see how many flowers you think you can flip. The devil is in the fact that...
Drakon Boardgame
Michael BarnesMichael Barnes   July 30, 2015   227  
Four editions, three strikes...
Michael BarnesMichael Barnes   July 16, 2015   673  
Something a little different this week.
Michael BarnesMichael Barnes   July 09, 2015   802  
While we wait to see what Gale Force Nine has in store for us with the Black Sails, WWE and Family Guy (really?) games, they've recently dropped a couple of expansions. Spartacus is a no-brainer if you are already a convert, because that game still rules and this one makes those wacky Primus events more common- along with adding new versions of three of the best gladiators, a new boasting mechanic and a couple of "Cock Block" cards. You betcha. The Sons of Anarchy expansion is basically just a player-add thing, and that's fine...
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