Board Games, Miniature Games

Asymmetry and the Modern, 2 Player Board Game

A lot of the board games that are considered mainstream family games (Monopoly, Cluedo, Uno et al) are what we might call symmetrical games.  By this I mean that in these games all players begin on a level footing. Their playing pieces, starting hands or characters are fundamentally the same and it is then down… Continue reading Asymmetry and the Modern, 2 Player Board Game

Board Games, Miniature Games, RPGs

Top 50 Games 2016 (20-11)

Oh hey, look, we're into the top 20!  Woo and yay, we're getting to the really great stuff, now!  Feel free to go and read parts 1, 2 and 3 first, if you have not already.  Once that's done, you can proceed and take a little look at numbers 20 through 11 of my top… Continue reading Top 50 Games 2016 (20-11)