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Book Review: Angry Birds Star Wars Character Encyclopedia

Angry Birds Star Wars Character Encyclopedia, by Steve Bynghall and Glenn Dakin Do you like Angry Birds?  Do you like Star Wars [1]?  Do you find the idea of these two being mashed together like the Lego Batman Movie to … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Ultimate Official Guide To Club Penguin

The Ultimate Official Guide To Club Penguin, by Katherine Noll Have you ever heard of Club Penguin, an online community for flightless bird-loving young people?  Me neither, despite my general familiarity with age inappropriate entertainment [1].  I have to admit, … Continue reading

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Games Of Logistics

As someone who likes to find greater insight and meaning into the habits and hobbies of people and which may often escape wider notice, I find it deeply intriguing just how common games of logistics are.  Those who spend too … Continue reading

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Game Review: The Oregon Trail Card Game

The Oregon Trail Card Game, By Pressman (2-6 Players Ages 12 and Up) This game is precisely the sort of card game that I find appealing.  For one, I am part of the target demographic of the game, namely someone … Continue reading

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Book Review: Su Doku For Dummies

Su Doku For Dummies, by Andrew Heron & Edmund James It should be stated at the outset that this is not a book that provides a lot to read.  Barely 20 pages of this book contain text for reading, and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sword Coast Adventurer’s Guide

D&D:  Sword Coast Adventurer’s Guide, by edited by Jeremy Crawford & Kim Mohan If you read this book, it is pretty likely that you are interested in the geography and culture of the imaginary Forgotten Realms area of the role … Continue reading

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Book Review: Player’s Strategy Guide

Dungeons & Dragons:  Player’s Strategy Guide, by Andy Collins & Eytan Burnstein It is always a somewhat ominous sign for me as a reader when the back text of a book consists of obvious attempts at flattery, namely the way … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pathfinder Campaign Setting: Inner Sea Races

Pathfinder Campaign Setting:  Inner Sea Races, by Ross Byers, John Compton, Adam Daigle, Crystal Frasier, Matthew Goodall, Alex Greenshields, James Jacobs, Amanda Harmon Kunz, Ron Lundeen, Rob McCreary, Jessica Price, David N. Ross, Owen K.C. Stephens, James L. Sutter, Russ … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pathfinder Role Playing Game: Strategy Guide

Pathfinder Role Playing Game:  Strategy Guide, by Wolfgang Baur, Jason Bulmahn, John Compton, Jessica Price, and Sean K. Reynolds As the GM for an extended tabletop gaming campaign [1], one of my players commented in our most recent sessions that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Firefly Role-Playing Game

Firefly Role-Playing Game, Gaming In The ‘Verse:  Core Book, by Monica Valentinelli, Mark Diaz Truman, Brendan Conway, Dean Gilbert, and Jack Norris For those browncoats who are sufficiently passionate about the world of Firefly [1] that they are willing to … Continue reading

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