Tag Archive: tabletop games

Feb 15

Mare Nostrum: Empires (2016)

On the one hand, the game is pretty fun to play because it’s immersive and most of the game mechanics involved in how you gather resources, how you trade resources, and the various pathways in which you can ensure victory are nuanced in a way that’s simultaneously easy to grasp but full of strategy depth. …

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May 31

time travel chess adjustments – addendum

In rereading my previous post about an alternative ruleset to time travel chess, I realized that there’s a flaw in the following rule adjustment regarding a piece that returns to the board after jumping forward in time: If a piece opts to jump, they have to move in a way that’s legal for the board …

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May 12

time travel chess adjustments

I know that i haven’t really talked about my trip to London or posted any of the pics, but the reality is that a lot of what I want to say about that trip is featured in the Can’t Stop episode of my Babbling Rooks series, so writing about it feels redundant. So instead we’re …

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