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Town Shocked Man With 600 Games Not Actually Good At Them

Jonathan Severson has played board games and other tabletop games all of his life. His wife Sheryl does not, but has always been supportive of his hobby. So much so, that she let him set up his game collection in the living room. Now, any neighbor ...

First Time Poster Optimistic Group Will Love New Kickstarter

Justin Dean is twenty three, lives with his parents in northern Indiana, and was feeling a bit lost. He attended Marquette University in Milwaukee for a couple years, but decided it wasn't for him. Justin didn't know what he wanted to do with his ...

Android Vasel Glitches And Thinks ‘Top 10 Designers of 2019’ Is Extermination List

Once again, a Tom Vasel android glitched and went rogue. The event happened during a live Dice Tower stream of 'Top 10 Designers of 2019'. The unit suddenly paused and restarted into recovery mode. Upon start up, the droid repeated "Error: Cyberdyne ...

Study Links Celebs Love of Tabletop Games With Their Desire to Stay Relevant

On Tuesday, Experts from a Harvard University study released ground breaking findings that establish a direct correlation between celebrities love of tabletop games and their desires to stay relevant. The study was done over a five year period in ...

More Couples Having Kids In Attempt To Save Board Game Group

Jake and Carrie Middleton left the busy city life of Chicago in 2014 and moved to a quiet neighborhood an hour outside of Seattle. The thought of board game nights with friends at one of the local cafes sounded wonderful. However, they quickly ran ...

Game Thief Ordered to View 120 Hours of “What Did I Just Punch?” Posts

A Miami courtroom erupted into chaos after a judge ordered convicted board game thief, Roger Milton, to be subjected to 120 hours of "What Did I Just Punch?" posts. Milton was found guilty of trying to steal copies of the popular game "Wingspan" ...

‘Lab Grown Board Game Group’ Campaign Smashes Kickstarter Records

A new Kickstarter campaign that promises to solve everyone's problems finding a dedicated game group has smashed records and raised over $500 million dollars. LSG, Inc CEO - Andrew Bjork "Lab grown humans, or Meeple Meatbags as we call them, ...

15 Board Games To Play Before 2019 Ends!

Everyone loves getting a new game! Below are a culmination of this year's top games, the BGSmack Board Game Deals Group most popular new titles, and some of our personal favorites! Whether you're new to the world of board gaming or a seasoned gamer, ...

Review: Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra

Title: Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra Publisher: Next Move Games Designer: Michael Kiesling Artists: Chris Quilliams Player Count: 2-4 Playtime: 30-45 minutes Ages: +8 View on Amazon.com  Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra is a tile placement ...

Review: Wingspan

Title: Wingspan Publisher: Stonemaier Games Designer: Elizabeth Hargrave Artists: Ana Maria Martinez Jaramillo, Natalia Rojas, Beth Sobel Player Count: 1-5 Playtime: 40-90 minutes Ages: +10 View on Amazon.com   - a review by Brian ...

Review – Xia: Legends of a Drift System

Title: Xia: Legends of a Drift System + Embers Expansion Publisher: Far Off Games Designer: Cody Miller and Ira Fay Artists: Cody Miller, Steve "Coolhand" Tyler, Peter WockenPlayer Count: 1-4 Playtime: 60 - 180 mins Ages: +12 Get Price History ...

Best Places to Sell Your Board Games

Is your game room filled to capacity from all the board game deals you snagged in our Facebook Deals Group? Time to make room! Below are the best places to sell board games based on my personal experience. Locally If you’re lucky, you might have ...

Site Update: 02-02-2019

As of February 3rd, 2019, the new website will officially be in use!...And while I am excited to finally be at this point - it certainly does not mean the site is finished! Of course, it will always be evolving, but there are some key features that ...

Amazon Buyer Safety Tips

You would think ordering your game off Amazon.com would be pretty straightforward. Click the link, like the price, and purchase. Right? While it should be this easy, there are a few things you want to check for. DEALS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE “Oh ...

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