Board Games

On the Extent of Structure in Deckbuilding Games

I love deckbuilding games and own quite a few of them.  Like many fans of this type of card game, I started out with the iconic father of the genre, Donald X. Vaccarino’s Dominion. Dominion was a huge success and the swathe of other deckbuilders that followed aped many of the core mechanisms.  ‘Many’ is… Continue reading On the Extent of Structure in Deckbuilding Games

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5 on Friday: 16/02/18

It’s Friday, and here on No Rerolls that means it’s time for an all new 5 on Friday.  We’re going to start with 5 exciting releases for this week before moving on to our usual digest of some of our favourite articles from the past week.  Of course, we’re slow readers, so don’t be surprised if there are some… Continue reading 5 on Friday: 16/02/18

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5 on Friday: Thoughts on No Rerolls and Ch, Ch, Ch, Ch, Chaaaanges

No 5 on Friday this week as I am travelling and all the formatting and adding links and whatnot is a pain on my phone.  So instead, here are some thoughts about the blog and some changes to these posts.   This blog was originally intended as a group blog but, with only a few exceptions,… Continue reading 5 on Friday: Thoughts on No Rerolls and Ch, Ch, Ch, Ch, Chaaaanges

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A World Unexplored: The Discworld

I am a huge fan of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series of novels.  It was introduced to me by a friend in secondary school. And my first book was Hogfather.  I have since read every book in the series, seen all of the TV adaptions, read the graphic novels, listened to the audiobooks, perused the maps,… Continue reading A World Unexplored: The Discworld