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Written by: Frank Branham
#Red, Cardboard, Deadly, and What the hell does this piece do?
January 28th, 2013
Written by: Ken B
#   Still playing catch-up with 2012 reviews, thoughts, and impressions.  This week I'm talking Mage Wars, Rumble in the House, Serenissima, and the colossal production screw-up of Exile Sun.  "I hav...
January 23th, 2013
Written by: San Il Defanso
#Does the world really need another Civ game? If you had asked me a year ago, I probably would have said no. Not only is it a crowded genre, it’s crowded with classics. There’s the old Francis Tresham...
January 22th, 2013
Written by: MattDP
#You may remember that I wasn’t hugely impressed with the initial releases in the new mix-and-match miniatures skirmish line Dungeon Command from Wizards of the Coast. The absorbing tactics of the maneu...
January 21th, 2013
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Next of Barnes- Come, join us won't you?
January 17th, 2013
Written by: Ken B
# Hope the New Year is treating you well, gentle readers.  This week, I'll talk a small bit out the plans for this years Reader's Choice awards, and delay my own retrospective of 2012 as I dig into the ...
January 16th, 2013
Written by: Michael Barnes
# You will believe a Rancor can punch an X-Wing
January 10th, 2013
Written by: San Il Defanso
#It’s not uncommon for a game to be  rejiggered into a slightly different form, which sounds like a bad thing. But it can often lead to a game that is much-improved, or at least excellent in its own wa...
January 8th, 2013
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Yes, this is a Very Special episode. During some of the backroom emailing that went on during Michael Barnes Proudly Presents Secret Satan 2013, I received this email from Frank Branham, whom you may kno...
December 20th, 2012
Written by: Ken B
# The weather outside is frightful, but Next of Ken?  It's so delightful.  So if you've no place to go....join us, won't you?
December 19th, 2012
Written by: San Il Defanso
#It must be tough to make a good expansion. The proof is that there are a lot of mediocre ones, especially today when we have fewer “games” and more “core sets.” An expansion is essentially an att...
December 18th, 2012
Written by: MattDP
#Zombie board games tend to focus, like the films they emulate, on the players surviving by putting up barricades and beating the undead to death with whatever they can find. But if you’ve seen enough h...
December 17th, 2012
Written by: San Il Defanso
#There’s a period in every gamer’s life where we harbor dreams that our friends and family will convert to hobby games. We show them some game (Ticket to Ride! Settlers of Catan!) that we hope will ca...
December 11th, 2012
Written by: Ken B
# Slide through the shadows and stealthily creep into this week's Next of Ken, where I talk about Wreck-It Ralph, American Horror Story: Asylum, Ruse, and two games from Level 99 Games' upcoming Minigame...
December 5th, 2012
Written by: MattDP
#In this glorious age of reprints, there are very few remaining classic titles from the eighties that haven’t seen a rebirth in some form or other. Of those left stranded in the past most of any consequ...
December 3th, 2012
Written by: Michael Barnes
#Game comes with a hammer. On the Table Kind of in a gaming drought lately- but I have played Dan Baden’s Article 27 a couple of times, and I love it. It’s a great negotiation game that feels inspired...
November 29th, 2012
Written by: San Il Defanso
#When I moved out of my parent’s house, I moved in with a guy I knew in college. Being mostly penniless I had to use a lot of tools and items that he already owned, including the can opener. The problem...
November 27th, 2012
Written by: MattDP
#It'd been a tough day - during work I'd had to spend the afternoon chairing a meeting instead of using the whole day to prepare for my first ever shot at playing War of the Ring like I'd planned. It wa...
November 26th, 2012
Written by: Ken B
# One does not simply walk into Next of Ken--you run your Hobbit ass in, as this week I'm all about gushing over Lords of Middle-Earth, the new expansion for the 2nd edition of War of the Ring.  I've ju...
November 21th, 2012
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