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Kieron Gillen’s DIE #1

Writer: Kieron Gillen Art: Stephanie Hans This article was brought to you by the gift of a review copy, QWERTY and rolling natural 20s…but not with that specific die. If you are a fan of The Wicked + The Divine, you already want to check out Kieron Gillen’s newest comic just out of curiosity. WicDiv is winding down and we …

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Trollhammer, a fun solo adventure

Guestwriter: John Enfield Playing roleplaying games is a blast with friends new or old, but what do you do when you want to scratch that RPG itch but cannot get a group together that day? You play a solo adventure, of course. Many game systems have solo adventures written for them, but only a few are designed for solo play …

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John Enfield’s Gaming Gear: Part the Second -Elderwood’s Hex Chest Dice Box

Guestwriter: John Enfield Part two of a three part review! Part one was about the Winged Dice and part three will be about the Spellbook Game Box. Elderwood Academy is an online boutique with many interesting bits of gaming gear, some of which are customizable – letting you choose from many different colors, types of materials, engraving designs, etc. In …

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The Game of Things in the Classroom

Guestwriter: Joani Enfield While exploring The Game of Things, this is what I discovered while unboxing and reviewing the box and its contents, playing the game with others, and using it in my classroom with students. First, during the initial unboxing phase of my investigation, I found that the plastic tray is not necessary inside the box, due to the …

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Gunmetal Teal Forge Dice by Die Hard Dice

Guestwriter: John Enfield When looking for an upgrade from your plain blue or black starter set dice these days, you feel a bit like a mage shopping at Shadowdark House.  Not only do dice come in a staggering variety of colors and designs, they are even made from different materials today.  In addition to the usual polymer resin like your …

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Osprey Games’ London Second Edition

Guestwriter: Michael Romano Designer: Martin Wallace Artist: Mike Atkinson, Natalia Borek, Przemysław Sobiecki Publisher: Osprey Games + 3 more players If you knew nothing about the original London and saw this on the shelf at your FLGS you may just walk past it, and that would be a crime. London (second ed) is a fabulous game. Let me say that …

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Lone Ranger #1

Guestwriter: Nick Monitto Writer: Mark Russell Artist: Bob Q This article was made possible due to the gift of a review copy. Before the super powers of “Spider-Man” or the devices of “Batman”, adventure heroes fought with more simple resources. In the post-Civil War years, the United States was still growing and the West was a rough and tumble place. …