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Top 50 Games of 2018 (10-1)

Welcome to our top 50 games list for 2018, in which I list my personal top 50 games at this point in time.  My choices are not limited to games from this calendar year, but instead, represent my current thoughts on the top 50 games to me.  Next year, some of the games featured may… Continue reading Top 50 Games of 2018 (10-1)

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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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Top 50 Games of 2017 (10-1)

Welcome to this year’s top 50 games list in which I list my personal top 50 games at this point in time.  My choices are not limited to games from this calendar year, but instead represent my current thoughts on the top 50 games out there.  Next year, some of the games featured may move… Continue reading Top 50 Games of 2017 (10-1)

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Games That Need Expansion

Most board games seem to get expansions - at least most successful ones.  Expansions can run the gamut from adding a few cards or minis, to a new way to play, to new board, to all of the above.  An expansion can add variety and replayability to a game, fix areas of a game that were… Continue reading Games That Need Expansion

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Collecting Board Games: Gateway Games

Like any niche hobby, getting started in board gaming can be a daunting prospect.  There are so many differing opinions on what makes a good game, or what makes an appropriate game for someone new to the hobby.  I do speak from personal experience here, as it has only been in the last 4 years… Continue reading Collecting Board Games: Gateway Games

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5 on Friday: 30/12/16

It's Friday, and here on No Rerolls we have decided to give you a little 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 articles that are a little older - these are just some of the great articles we happen… Continue reading 5 on Friday: 30/12/16

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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)

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Starting a Board Game Collection: Part 2 (Cardboard Boogaloo)

In my previous article I looked at three categories that should be considered when starting a board game collection. Today I will look at a further two categories. I feel that I covered the preamble in the Part 1, so I'll just cut to the chase and get into it: 4. Games for Two There… Continue reading Starting a Board Game Collection: Part 2 (Cardboard Boogaloo)