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Me and Competitive Games

I realized something about myself some time ago – my brain is not wired for direct competition.  For many, it seems, there is a general feedback loop about competition that looks like this:

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Warmachine Journeyman

Last weekend, I started a Warmachine Journeyman league at my local shop, The Rogue’s Roost.  This is a bit of new ground for me, as I’ve not done any kind of competitive Warmachine play in the past, but I’m hoping … Continue reading

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What hunting was like before Supernatural

I happened to be looking through some of my old files the other day, and I found these old commercials for the Hunter: The Reckoning game for the X-BOX. On the one hand, this game came out in 2002 for … Continue reading

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Dice Boxes

Whenever I’m at Hobby Lobby, I take a walk through the wooden box section and see if anything really catches my eye.  I personally have no woodworking skills or experience, but my father was a magician when it comes to … Continue reading

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Dune Progress

I have lately been making a fair amount of progress on my copy of the Dune board game.  The Spice Harvest components are complete (though not printed), and I have lately been spending most of my time on The Duel … Continue reading

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Kingdom Death: Dragon King

When I was thinking about the posts that I might make over the course of 2016, I didn’t really plan on this blog becoming a Kingdom Death: Monster blog.  But, I’ve got one more (for now) set of monster pictures … Continue reading

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Kingdom Death: Lion God

In my bout of putting together Kingdom Death: Monster models for the game at the shop, I put together the Lion God next.  Pictures after the jump.

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Kingdom Death: Manhunter

In the next lantern year for my game at the Rogue’s Roost, we’ve got a special showdown with the Manhunter.  As such, he was the next model on my list to build for Kingdom Death: Monster.  Pictures after the jump.

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Rubik’s Tangle

I’ve been spending quite a bit of time lately with my V-Cube.  I’ve been fairly proficient at solving the first two layers of a cube for quite some time, but the last layer was always difficult, and I would end … Continue reading

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Kingdom Death: Spidicules

For my Kingdom Death campaign at the shop, we’re using Spidicules (replaces Screaming Antelope), Lion God, Dragon King, and Manhunter as our expansions.  As I result, I had some assembling to do – pictures of the Spidicules after the jump.

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