I’ve been a long-time sufferer from collectible card games, buying way too many booster packs to find that one card I really wanted. I’m out of that now, but I’ve been reluctant to get into Fantasy Flight’s Living Card Games because of it. They are much nicer than CCGs, of course. There are no booster packs that always have the same worthless cards. But their business model is still to keep you buying cards to remain competitive every time a new expansion comes out. But that’s not a concern with Arkham Horror: The Card Game. It’s a cooperative game, so no one has to buy cards just to be able to compete. You just buy an expansion when you want more story to experience.Read more
The city of Arkham just doesn’t get a break. When it’s not monsters in the street, it’s a Great Old One at the museum. And it’s the same people that have to mop up the mess again and play YAHTZEE AGAINST CTHULHU!
Yeah, sounds weird, I know. But bear with me, it’s actually a lot of fun.
Everything is peaceful in the small town in New England. Nothing bad has happened yet this week. But it’s only monday, 2:00 am. And there we go, a gate to another world opens, monsters start pouring out. The inhabitants of Arkham suffer through a lot, if anything bad happens, it happens to them. Every time. They feel the Arkham Horror.Read more
And hello everyone. Are you having a good 2012 so far? Or, as of this week, a good Year of[…]Read more
This week has been crazy busy again – at least some of that was gaming, so I’m not complaining much[…]Read more
After a long weekend – Whitmonday is a public holiday in Germany – with copious amounts of gaming, we’re back[…]Read more
I’m starting to worry that Essen has been cancelled for this year and I was not informed: it’s the end[…]Read more
Don’t worry, I haven’t forgotten the news for this week. The weekend was busy proof-reading a friend’s thesis, so you[…]Read more
Seems that board game news are picking up again after the winter. Who knew, but it seems that game makers[…]Read more
A bit late, but everything in here is fresh enough to be considered news. Sometimes, playing games all weekend just[…]Read more