Author Archives: Craig Massey

If It’s October In Salem, It Means Tourists & New Games!! (Crystal Palace, The Quest for El Dorado-The Golden Temples, & Promenade) – A Lobster Trap Preview

If you haven’t had the chance to do autumn in New England, you are missing out. It is the area’s best season with fall color bringing visitors from all over the country. In Salem, fall means getting ready for Halloween. … Continue reading

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Gathering With Friends: The First Day

Spring has sprung which means it time for your friendly OG editor-in-chief Dale to post a weekend’s worth of impressions on the latest games, local Niagara foodie hideaways, and other nonsense at the annual Gathering of Friends. I look forward … Continue reading

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Caught! – Quick Impressions On Some New Games From Lobster Trap – by Craig Massey

Fellow Opinionated Gamer Tery Noseworthy has shared some thoughts on several of the new games she played last month at Lobster Trap. Lobster Trap is an annual event I host with a good friend. Its small with attendance topping out … Continue reading

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Catching The Latest Essen Releases at Lobster Trap

Lobster Trap is a small invitation only games weekend in Boston that takes place the second weekend of November.   As befitting the time of the year, the focus of the event is on Essen games, with a large selection available … Continue reading

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