richard stere

80 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Followers | @richardstere | Keep up with richard stere on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “richard stere”

Game on! The best board games of 2016 | Ars Technica

Here's what hit our tabletops most in 2016.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games. Check out our complete board gaming coverage …

Board Games

Mystic Vale review: Don’t just draw cards, craft them | Ars Technica

A clever but basic deck-builder in which you literally assemble your cards.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out …

"Choose Your Own Adventure" Board Game

Every once and a while someone comes along in a field that raises the bar for everyone else. In the tabletop game industry, I believe Ryan Laukat is …

Board Games

Tiny Epic Western - How To Play

YouTube

The “Board Game of the Year” winners have been announced | Ars Technica

Codenames and Isle of Skye take top prizes.<p>Every summer, a jury of board game critics from Germany, Switzerland, and Austria announces its pick for …

Board Games

If Magic: The Gathering Cares About Women, Why Can't They Hire Any?

When two fans of the fantasy card game started looking into its history, they could hardly find any women making Magic.<p>Since the GamerGate controversy, geek culture has grown increasingly concerned about the relative lack of women in gaming. Many game companies have responded by declaring their …

Board Games

Cry Havoc - Game Play 1

Gameplay
Board Games

5 Games to Get You Back into Eurogames

However you want to measure the recent renaissance of tabletop gaming, it got its start with the eurogames boom of the later 20th century. Yes, the …

‘Crush apostates! Overthrow infidels!’ Welcome to ISIS – the board game

With the help of a map and a pair of scissors, you can now print out and play a board game that simulates the conflict in Iraq. Invented by an …

A Labyrinth Board Game Will Test How Well You Know Your Way Around Goblin City

The <i>Labyrinth</i> sequel may never materialize, and a reboot’s future is uncertain after the untimely death of the orb-juggling Jareth (all hail the …

Blood Rage review: Vikings, monsters, and the end of the world | Ars Technica

Turn on some metal—it’s time to play a board game.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming …

A crap-ton of Dungeons Dragons news came out this week

A new story, a sorta kinda monster book, and Neverwinter on PS4<p>Once again, I've been slacking when it comes to writing about <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> news. …

Board Games

D&D 5e opens up, lets adventurers sell creations in print and online | Ars Technica

Open Game License covers print, new "DMs Guild" covers digital distribution.<p>If you're a tabletop RPG player who has spent a lot of time building …

Gamer Types

The right game for the right person!<p><i>Find the gamer type that best fits you or your group.</i><p><b>Don't forget to choose a gamer type for your profile!</b><i><br>Choose</i> …

InterAct

Table Top Cafe

How It Works<p>Hundreds of board games are available for anyone to play for the daily cost of only $5 per person. This fee is put towards both growing …

Board Games

The island of Catan is under new ownership

One of North America's most popular board games changes hands<p>The North American license for <i>Catan</i>, the board game synonymous with the growth of tabletop gaming in the United States over the last two decades, is under new ownership as of today<i>.</i><p>A press release states that Asmodee North America has …

Starting an Adult Board Game Collection? These 5 Titles Will Get You Going

Global strategy. Disease outbreaks. Strategic farming. Yo, this ain't no Pictionary.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Design & Style<p>The revolution will not be …

Announcing Game People: Multiplayer Gamer on Carcassonne

<i>We play little multiplayer here at The Average Gamer. As I’m rediscovering through Dead Rising 2’s Terror is Reality minigames, I simply don’t have</i> …

Thread: BGG News:: Here's what happened to Essen Spiel 2015 Day 2 and part of Day 3's live stream archive

by AldieSo I just got off the phone with the Livestream support team and they couldn't assist me with the loss of 15 hours of live video coverage …

Internet

Flooding the world with board games – Spiel 2015!

Flooding the world with board games – Spiel 2015!<br>This post is from The Board Game FamilyThe biggest board game convention in the world!In one week …

Floods

Magic: The Gathering - Inside the World's Most Played Trading Card Game

YouTube

Primal Games

Primal games are so clean, so clear, that they seem ancient even when they’re new.<p><i>Go</i> is primal. Its rules are immeasurably concise while its …

The Networks Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. I watch TV. Like a lot …

Board Games

Level Up My Game: X-Wing Miniatures Terrain

Ok, I know I’ve been slacking lately with the Level Up My Game column. It’s been at least a few months since my last one. My bad. I’ll work on that. …

Star Wars Risk is pretty good, also not Risk

Earlier this month toy and game maker Hasbro launched an entire fleet of new Star Wars themed toys. The sustained onslaught of product releases, launched over an unrelenting 18-hour livestream, left many weary. The low point for me, personally, came with the announcement of a new version of the …

Crowdfunding Is Driving A $196 Million Board Game Renaissance

Albert Mach wants to help you lead a Viking clan. He wants you to compete for honor and treasure and the control of islands. He wants you to tame the …

Board Games

Firefly The Game #gencon http://t.co/fuePJcHKOU