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Designer Spotlight: Stefan Feld

I always used to be lukewarm on Stefan Feld’s games.  However, the more I play them, the more I like them.  Why would I keep playing his games if I wasn’t that keen?  My...

Designer Spotlight: Eric M. Lang

Eric M. Lang has risen to fame in recent years and has become a very hot property.  His game releases always generate a lot of buzz in the industry.  So much so, in fact,...
Dice 2

Luck – Part 2

Last time, we looked at some overarching laws of probability.  We discovered that luck always balances out in the long run and that dice don’t hate me really! We also discovered that some risks...
Dice

Luck – Part 1

Luck plays a part in almost every boardgame.  In fact, I tend to dislike games that have no luck at all.  Some people like games of pure strategy, but I find that the most...

Dice

Possibly the oldest game component in existence, dice have ruled the fate of many gamblers, Cthulian monster hunters and would-be world conquerors.  Dice seem to be used in games today more than they ever...