Author: matt

The Definitive Travel Guide to Bitter Taint: A Review of Charterstone

October 24, 2018

Spoiler Warning: To review any legacy game without any spoils is a futile effort. As a compromise my review will have some mechanical spoilers but minimal storyline spoilers. Tabula Rasa Charterstone is legacy worker placement game played over the course of 12 games. The overall winner is determined largely through the collection of glory throughout… [ Read More ]

Competitive NIMBY: A Review of Flip City

June 29, 2018

Flip City is a game that shirks off easy classification. It is a deck builder but that is not all it is. It is press your luck taken to its zenith, played quickly to decisive results. The gameplay simple, the outcome competitive despite a happy helping of luck. Questions are asked of you and how… [ Read More ]


June 22, 2018

The first rays of light peek over the hills and kiss my face with a wholesome warmth. I feel more alive right now than I have in years, and glad to even be drawing breath. My pack is full but I have resolved myself to carrying what is left of this corpse.   I set… [ Read More ]

Daily Bread

June 20, 2018

Always with these roosters. You would figure a city as big as Briarglen would be spared, but between the livestock merchants and terrace chickens, here it is worse than any farm house. Now that I am up a wash and a rinse is my sole focus. Water is scarce since it must be ported into… [ Read More ]

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