Commander Spotlight: Sea Gate Wreckage

As has been stated numerous times before – and likely will be again – 100 cards is never nearly as much deck space as it first sounds. Just coming up with a singular deck idea usually provides well over the...
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Commander Spotlight: Destructive Flow

Magic is nothing if not a series of attempts to outplay your opponent. Like a multifaceted Chess match, nearly every move made and tactic lobbied is done with the intent of stymieing your enemy and maintaining the upper hand. Sometimes...
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Vox Republica 142: Gaming Speculation

Episode 142 Length: 59:17 Show Links: RSS | iTunes | Stitcher | Download Episode   Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox...
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May 2017 Games To Be Played

The next in our monthly To Be Played series has been posted. Check it out! We want to know if you’ve played any on our list or what you hope to get to your own table this month.

Previewing: Ursa Miner

As the number of new people entering the gaming hobby continues to rise, so too does the volume of new games brought to market. It’s highly commendable on the one hand, as it means that more and more designers are...
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Previewing: Path of Light and Shadow

History has shown us time and again that uniting a fractious country is not an easy task. As a leader, it’s up to you to decide how to proceed. Is it better to merge opposing factions together by strength of...
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Commander Spotlight: Multani, Maro-Sorcerer

In order to stay competitive, accessible, and above all, salable, Magic has to change. It’s built into the DNA of the game’s existence. Unlike a standard board game or card game, where individual expansions can be added at the owner’s...
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April 2017 Board Game Haul

The next video in our monthly Haul series has been posted! Welcome back! We may have disappeared in April, but that doesn’t mean our influx of games didn’t. And as you’ll see, the titles are a bit all over the...
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Greatway Games 007: It Burns

This month we take a look at what burnout is, how it happens in the board gaming hobby, and what you can do about it! And, as usual, pet corner and what’s making us happy make an appearance. These are...
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Commander Spotlight: Batwing Brume

When it comes to board games, the concept of age is often nebulous and far more subjective than most generally realize. It may be easy to research when a game was published, but beyond basic facts, how gamers address those...
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