I've been gaming for over 35 years. That's over two-thirds of my entire existence. Over that span, I've played just about every variety of tabletop game you can imagine. Been to countless conventions and shows. Followed all the big name creators and reviews out there. I live and breath this stuff. It's in my veins... Continue Reading →
Extra Life and why you should consider joining
I'm a gamer. If someone were to ask me, "what are the things that help define Richard as a person?" Gaming and being 'a gamer' would be at the top of that list. I love everything that is gaming. Whether it's video, tabletop or otherwise, I enjoy playing games, how they can bring people together,... Continue Reading →
Maybe it’s time for board and RPG game publishers to start thinking about domestic manufacturing?
So before you click off, hear me out. As has been discussed ad nauseum, the woes of freight costs from China continue to loom over the hobby space like a dark cloud. This problem is not going away any time soon, and in fact it continues to get worse by all accounts. With this, most... Continue Reading →
I’m losing my edge (maybe)!
Star Trek Ascendancy To quote James Murphy, I think I'm losing my edge. I'll be 48 in a little less than 2 months, and I've noticed a interesting trend in my board gaming. The older I get, the less I have a desire to play the bigger, sprawling, 4X style games and instead prefer smaller,... Continue Reading →