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Spiel (Essen) v. Gen Con: Which convention is more fun?

Spiel (Essen) v. Gen Con: Which convention is more fun? This was my first year at Spiel (which I refer to as “Essen” below), and it was also my first year at Gen Con.  A few of my friends have asked … Continue reading

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Essen Day Three: Thoughts from a First Time Attendee

Note: This is my first time attending Essen, so in my entries this week I’m discussing the convention from the perspective of a first time attendee.  I’m also providing snap reviews of games, but I’m going to include today’s games … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Origins 2015 Part 2

Origins 2015 Part 2 Hello gamers! Welcome back! Be sure to check out Origins 2015 Part 1 – you wouldn’t want to miss out on any of the fun! I don’t think I mentioned one word about food in the first … Continue reading

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Gulf Games 29 – Report

By:  Greg J. Schloesser Gulf Games is a relatively small, invitation-only gathering of families and individuals who enjoy socializing and playing games.  While there is an abundance of different games played and enjoyed, the emphasis is placed on fellowship and … Continue reading

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