CanGames Ottawa 2018: Show Highlights

CanGames 2018 Game Shots

CanGames Ottawa 2018: Show Highlights

Mansions of Madness: A Walk Through the Streets of Arkham

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The first Mansions of Madness big box expansion takes us to the Streets of Arkham. Let’s take a walk through the streets to see if it’s worth the trip.

Why Visit The Hairy Tarantula North?

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The Hairy Tarantula North in Toronto is the kind of store only a diehard gamer or comic fan could love. Here’s why I still visit The Hairy Tarantula North despite its flaws.

Space Hulk by Games Workshop: Buy It Again?

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A good look at Space Hulk 3rd Ed. by Games Workshop on the way to answering the question: Would we buy it again?

Eldritch Horror: Collaborators Against Cthulhu

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Eldritch Horror remains my favourite game in the coop genre because it allows a very complicated set of mechanical checks, balances, and challenges to disappear into the background so teamwork and a compelling story can remain the central focus.

Painting Nightmares: Mansions of Madness 2nd Ed. Monsters and Storage

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Painting Mansion of Madness monster figures and how to store everything, neat and tidy.

Axis & Allies: Global 1940

Axis and Allies Global 1940

Does Axis & Allies: Global 1940 scratch the A&A nostalgia itch and is it worth the considerable investment in time?

Roll Call: Machi Koro, Roll for the Galaxy, and Vengeful Impulses

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Roll Call summarizes the past week’s gaming exploits, and who was doing the exploiting. This past couple of weeks we’ve had 4 players at Thursday Night games which has allowed for a couple of long neglected 4 player games to hit the table. Friday night Madness with 2 players. Spoilers at the bottom of the post.

Top 5 High School Club Games for 2016/17

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With the full school year of 2016/2017 just over we’ll look at the five most popular games at the high school lunchtime Games and Chess Club for the school year. There’s something to be learned about running a games club from each of the top five games.

Roll Call: Niagara – Over a Barrel; Elder Sign: Unseen Forces

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Roll Call summarizes the past week’s gaming exploits, and who was doing the exploiting. With the busy end of the school year rush, games have been fewer and farther between. Here’s what did hit the table: Niagara and Elder Sign: Unseen Forces