Fog of Love: Romance as Game, Games as Romance

My very good friend Kit hooked me up with a copy of Fog of Love, a two-player board game about romance. It's not a game for romance! It's not for couples looking to spice up their relationship. It's way more interesting than that. And it's gotten me thinking about how narrow gaming often is. First,… Continue reading Fog of Love: Romance as Game, Games as Romance

Heroes of Land, Air and Sea, second go

In lieu of a roleplaying night (I just wrapped up a ton of make believe at NewMexicon), we played out first for player game of HLAS last night. I still dig it quite a lot, but it's apparent that it's the kind of game that improves with expertise and punishes those without it. We played… Continue reading Heroes of Land, Air and Sea, second go

Heroes of Land, Air and Sea

I did that thing where, while doing my taxes, I stumbled across a vast, huge, unexplainable charge on my credit card. What on Earth could I have Kickstarted for $200 last year? Oh, right. Yeah. I went all-in on Heroes of Land, Air and Sea. I may or may not have spirited this mess out… Continue reading Heroes of Land, Air and Sea