The 10×10 Challenge – Part 2

Earlier in the week, I went through my motivation (or lack of it initially!) for taking part in the 10×10 challenge this year and how much I’ve been enjoying it.  It’s been particularly fun doing it with a bunch of other people.

Each week we get together and have our usual “What shall we play tonight?” discussion, but what typically happens now is someone says, “Ooh, let’s check the 10×10 lists and see what people need to get ticked off.  It’s an easy way of seeing the games that people really want to play.

So without further ado, here are the 10 games that I wanted to play 10 times this year…


The 10×10 Challenge – Part 1

At the start of the year, my friend Steve approached me and asked if I wanted to take part in the 10×10 challenge at The Dice Cup (my local boardgame café).

“What’s that?”  I asked.

“It simple,” he replied, “You just pick 10 games and try to play them 10 times in a year.”

I frowned.  It didn’t sound very appealing.  I like to be free to play whatever I want to play and not feel constricted.  I didn’t want to be in the position of feeling obliged to play certain games over and over again just because they were on my 10×10 list.

“Um, no thanks…”