Tag Archives: agricola

To Pimp or Not to Pimp: Upgrading Games vs Buying More of Them

I’ve certainly put nicer, sometimes more thematically-appropriate, dice in games to make them more appealing, but so far, I haven’t done anything big to pimp out, as the kids would say, my games. (We won’t talk about the hours spent … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Farming for Nerds: Explaining Quotidian Games to the Uninitiated

You’ve all heard of my non-gamer sister, the one who was so taken aback that so many of the supernerds at Table Top Day were married. (Though I must note she had no malice when she said this. She thinks … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Not as awkward as we look – Breaking down barriers at the table

Last night after a lovely, satisfying game of Agricola (Full disclosure: Yes, I won. By quite a bit.), I was sitting and talking to two of the guys I had played with, and musing on what had brought us – … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment