Category Archives: Site News

Gathering of Friends Coverage

As some of you may know, the 2015 Gathering of Friends kicks off this week.  As usual, the OG will have plenty of coverage.   This will be my second year attending and I will be attempting to provide more … Continue reading

Posted in Convention Report, Gathering of Friends, Site News | Tagged | 4 Comments

Happy New Year from the Opinionated Gamers

Well, we’ve made it through another (calendar) year – and thanks to everyone who continues to read our little blog…  We’re not quite yet to our fourth birthday though – that will be 1/24/2015. When I founded the blog in … Continue reading

Posted in Site News

Italian Games of the Year announced

And the winner is … Just a little break in the endless rush of Essen preview/review to announce the best Italian award … Two years ago Italian publishers and Lucca Comics & Games staff had a meeting concerning the evolution … Continue reading

Posted in Best Of, Site News | 2 Comments

HP got games with Ventonuovo

I don’t know if this could be a new frontier of the print-and-play or just a singular event but I think it is something of interest to talk about. It was announced during last edition of PLAY: The Games Festival … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Administrative note – changes to comments on the blog

We’ve noticed a serious uptick in the number of spam comments coming through the blog – in an attempt to reduce this, I am making a few changes to the comment options… Namely: Comment author must fill out name and … Continue reading

Posted in Site News

Happy 3rd Birthday to the Opinionated Gamers

Well, we’re just starting our fourth year of existence today!  Over the past 3 years, we’ve had a lot of fun talking about these games that we love. Over 1,050 different posts, 6,000 comments and over 363,000 items in the … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 1 Comment

1000 Posts and still going strong!

Just a quick note of thanks to all the writers and readers of the Opinionated Gamers.  When this all started a few years ago (from the ashes of BoardgameNews), I wasn’t quite sure what would come of it… The blog … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 4 Comments

41 years of gaming

Today I got 41. Since it is summer and the web-site is not yet full of reviews and previews (also opinionated gamers go holidays sometimes) It is time to look back to my gaming life and see what made me … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 1 Comment

OG Milestone – 1,000,000 Hits!

Just a short note of thanks to all the writers of the blog and also to all of the readers of the blog – today, on Memorial Day, we reached the 1,000,000 hit threshold according to the WordPress stat machine! … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 2 Comments

State of the blog: 2012 recap and preview of 2013

Hey, this is just a little note to update you readers on some changes going on here at the Opinionated Gamers as well as in my (work) life.   The end result of these changes will hopefully not be noticeable from … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 3 Comments