Box Breaking 172 Spurs

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Oct 202015

Matt takes his first look at Spurs from Mr B Games.  Sean is a fan of the RPG Boothill so I think I know where this is going. It’s a western where players assume the role of a character and mine for gold, but there are all kinds of factors like gunfights that are going to be exposed.

I can’t wait to play this game.  This will be up soon.

Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear: Solo Expansion From Academy Games

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Sep 252015

conflictConflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear: Solo Expansion



The Conflict of Heroes Solo Boardgame System revolutionizes solo tactical play. The Artificial Intelligence (AI) utilizes a unique Emergent Behavior and Agent Based Logic system. With this system, each battlefield situation is evaluated and the AI implements the best course of action using available resources and unit assets. Even veteran CoH players will be challenged to hone and adapt their playing styles in order to overcome this resourceful high-level AI. You will experience tense and engaging solo play like never before!


Included are several stand-alone missions, plus two full campaigns covering the German 1941 advance on Moscow. In the first campaign, you command elements of the 10th Panzer Division. In the second campaign, you switch sides and command elements of the Soviet 32nd Army trying to undo your gains from the first campaign!


This expansion requires Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear.

Passport Game Studios Expands Distribution On Global Scale

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May 012015

New Distribution Agreements Bring Popular Titles To Asia/Pacific, U.K., E.U., and South AfricaAuburn, Washington, April 29, 2015: Passport Game Studios has officially gone global. The Washington-based board game publisher, currently best-known for bringing titles such as Tokaido, Samurai Spirit, Kingsport Festival, and Quantum to the English-speaking North American market, have entered into new distribution agreements to make some of their best-known titles available in select markets worldwide, including the U.K., European Union, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and Japan.

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Doctor Who Clue from USAopoly

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Apr 152015

drClue: Doctor Who



Doctor Who Clue places your favorite characters on a search through the Universe to rescue The Doctor. Playing as his closest friends and allies, players must reveal who amongst them the Daleks conditioned and mind-controlled to mislead the Doctor, what powerful weapon was used in the crime, and where The Doctor has been taken in the kidnapping, thereby saving him from the Daleks!

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Figure Forge 65 Quel-Gulnau Recovery Pod for Robotech Tactics

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Mar 242015

In this Figure Forge Matt glides through assembling the Qel-Gulnau Recovery Pod fro Robotech RPG Tactics from Palladium Books.  This is one of the easier models to assemble for Robotech Tactics.

Just a few more models to put together and paint before we can play.

Jan 242015

8th doctorrDoctor Who: Eighth Doctor Sourcebook



Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, this Sourcebook explores the Eighth Doctor’s adventures on Earth and beyond. With detailed information on all the allies, enemies, aliens and gadgets that he encounters, as well as examining each of his adventures, the book contains a wealth of material for the Doctor Who: Adventures in Time and Space RPG, and is also a fact-packed resource for fans of the show!

After being shot in a gang war in San Francisco, the Doctor regenerates just in time to stop the Master one more time. His eighth incarnation had much to contend with, not least the Time War, during which he had a fateful encounter with the Sisterhood of Karn once more.


As well as detailing the Eighth Doctor’s adventures, this sourcebook also contains a complete campaign – The Doom of the Daleks – that sees the Doctor’s deadliest foe erasing him from existence, forcing his companions into a race against time itself to save him!

Matt speaks Role-playing Games 4: The Role of Character Races

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Jan 012015

In this episode Matt talks about  the intricacies of race.   He  goes over what he feels is missing from playing a full character.  For example He discusses what it might be like to be a dwarf, an elf and a couple others.


I will have the written portion up in a day or so.   I need get my mind off of it before proofreading.


I apologize for the bad audio in the first posting.  I had to film it again to fix it.

Yahtzee: Dr. Who from USAopoly

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Nov 252012

Yahtzee: Dr. Who

Release Date: Nov 2012

$ 24.95

The Doctor Who Collector’s Edition of Yahtzee allows fans and collectors to roll custom dice featuring classic monsters from a custom TARDIS shaped dice cup and score through classic Yahtzee game play.



•Collectible dice cup in the shape of the TARDIS

•Five custom dice feature iconic Doctor Who foes

•Custom score pad

•Licensed by the BBC Benefits:

•Highly collectible Doctor Who dice cup shaped like the TARDIS

•A must-have game for Doctor Who fans to play just in time for the 50th anniversary!

•Terrific Doctor Who collectible showpiece to display

•Fans can enjoy America’s #1 dice game with friends and family

•Perfect gift for any occasion (birthdays, holidays)

When it comes right down to it this is an oldie but a goody USAopoly remakes all those old favorites with up to date themes. Who doesn’t need a new copy of those old favorites mixed with the new favorites?

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