DM Tip #10: No Passion, No Fun

February 12, 2019

This is a huge one for me, like Top 3 kind of huge when it comes to running a game, any game. You need to have a passion for the game you are running. If you don’t, you won’t have …

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My First Holiday

February 5, 2019

Well not exactly my first… My name is Ian. I’m the new Store Manager at the Board Game Barrister in the Bayshore mall. Here’s an interesting little tidbit about myself: I worked for Walmart for 10 years before becoming …

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Date Night? Try a Little Unconscionable Horror to Set the Mood

February 4, 2019

So you’ve got a spicy date night planned with that special someone.

You’ve lit the candles, polished the wine glasses, spread the rose petals in a perfect pentagram, and poured a line of salt around the dining table in an …

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Numenera Thursdays: Welcome to the Ninth World

January 28, 2019

As you file in to take a seat, or stand as might be your way, the aged man glances between you. Verax Murmen. You’d heard of or seen his request posted in various locations over the last year and slowly …

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DM Tip #9: Session Zero

January 22, 2019

I am almost embarrassed to say that it took me a long time to figure this one out, but since I have embraced it, it has made a monumental difference in how my role playing games flow and how well …

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Call to Adventure—featuring The Name of the Wind

January 15, 2019

Design your own path of heroism—craft the greatest destiny of all!

In Call to Adventure, you’ll develop your hero’s destiny by playing cards to build your character, casting runes to face challenges, and choosing whether to follow a path of …

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Villainous: Asymmetry at its Vilest

December 27, 2018

Ah, deary. Come in, come in. You look bedraggled and starved. Sit down by the nice fire, now. Once you’re settled, I’m going to offer you supreme power.

Yes, you heard right, supreme power. No catch. Well, there is one …

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FNM Promos Announced: Ravnica Allegiance

Welp. The recent trend of gorgeous FNM promos doesn’t slow down in Ravnica Allegiance.

Check out these beauties, available at every Friday Night Magic event during the Ravnica Allegiance season, which begins on Friday, January 25—and not a mana cost …

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Five Perfect Games for the Harry Potter Fan on Your List

December 14, 2018

I’ll be honest. A few years ago, I wasn’t the biggest Harry Potter fan. I’d read the first four books of the series and had seen most of the movies, but I wouldn’t have been able to tell you what …

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Put the Kids to Bed, Time to Enjoy a Little “Privacy”

December 5, 2018

How easily do you blush? Does the idea of skinny dipping make you uncomfortable? How well do you know your friends?

Privacy is a nifty (and very NSFW) little game that lets you anonymously answer all those questions you’d rather …

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