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  At GenCon this year, I had the pleasure of bumping into Michael Coe from Gamelyn Games to play the preview copy of his upcoming board game, Fantasy Frontier, designed by none other than Michael Coe himself, of Dungeon Heroes fame. Fantasy Frontier is a game of tile placement, worker placement, resource collection, and pattern recognition…all […]

Magnum Opus…FUNDED!

August 29th, 2013

  I wanted to take a moment today to thank everyone who saw and supported our kickstarter for the game I designed, Magnum Opus. Our Kickstarter campaign ran for a little over a month and ended at almost 300% of our funding goal. The game will go into production shortly and is slated for distribution […]

Great news! After months of hard work and planning, the Kickstarter page is LIVE for my new game, Magnum Opus! Please check it out and thank you everyone for helping me make this crazy idea a reality. Thank you! The page is loaded with information and videos all about the game and how to play […]

The recently-shipped Kickstarter-success Castle Dice arrived on my doorstep not long ago, and I have been able to crack it open and play a couple of times so far and I wanted to review it as my primary fandom is of board games, so here goes! Castle Dice introduces a new kind of concept I […]

Sorry for the short post, but there is an awesome game on Kickstarter right now being published by a good friend of mine who needs help getting it off the ground. Backing has been slow for some reason, but I believe in his work. Check it out if you could use a good casual/filler game […]

GUGames will be appearing at the Conflagration Gaming Convention THIS Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in Tempe, AZ. (Click the image for the official site and details) Well will be in the vendor’s area and we will be debuting some brand new games (which will be further announced after the event) as well as exhibiting on […]

An interesting announcement, indeed. It looks like Blizzard has teamed up with USAopoly to produce licensed versions of two of the most iconic and well-known boardgames of our culture, Monopoly, and Risk. I collect Monopoly sets and memorabilia, I have over 50 different sets. Of course, I will be compelled to add this to my […]

 As most of you already know, I’m having something of an affair with deck building games at the moment…and have been for the past couple of years. Penny Arcade The Game – Gamers vs Evil takes the best aspects of Dominion and Ascension and creates something light-hearted, and ridiculously easy to play. You have a pool […]

A few months ago, my friend and local gamestore owner handed me a demo pack of a game he received called Iconica. Knowing I was a game designer, he wanted to know what I thought, because the designer of Iconica lives in the same city as I. I read through the rules and examined the […]

Anyone who follows this site knows well of my advocacy for The Game Crafter, and they’ve gotten a facelift! No longer in beta, TGC has relaunched their site with a brand new look and many new features on the way. Not the least of which is apparently a new shipping method for games, they come […]

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