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Star Wars: Imperial Assault is already one of the best tabletop experiences around, but it looks lik

Star Wars: Imperial Assault is already one of the best tabletop experiences around, but it looks like the game’s upcoming app release is going to make it even better, allowing for stuff like fog of war and true cooperative play, as the AI takes control of the Empire.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Find the Perfect Soundtrack for Any Book

When I read genre fiction, I like to get immersed in the world of the story. I’ll often play period music or a relevant soundtrack. For Hilary Mantel’s literary Tudor drama Wolf Hall, I spent over an hour meticulously researching pre-Elizabethan folk and choral music. I’ve finally found a simpler, less distracting…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The next time you’re playing board/tabletop games, or even just working or playing a grindy kind of

The next time you’re playing board/tabletop games, or even just working or playing a grindy kind of video game, consider firing up Tabletop Audio, a website that loops ambient background noise for situations ranging from “Lunar Outpost” to “Medieval Library”.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Magic: The Gathering Issues Rare Emergency Card Ban

Magic: The Gathering has issued a rare emergency card ban effective today. One card in a popular but dramatically overpowered two-card combo is now illegal in Standard play. Publisher Wizards of the Coast announced the emergency ban two days after they put out their April “Banned and Restricted” cards list, prompting…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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