Board Games, Card Games, Tabletop Games

Throwback Thursday: Asymmetry and the Modern, 2 Player Board Game

There's some older content on this blog that I'm rather proud of but which doesn't really get read any more. This is natural as people are always looking for the newest thing out there. Heck, we do it every friday! With that in mind, I reckoned it would be fun to, on the first Thursday… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Asymmetry and the Modern, 2 Player Board Game

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. ┬áBy 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

The Beauty of Asymmetry

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 The Beauty of Asymmetry