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Review: Too Many Bones Undertow

Undertow review

Too Many Bones has been on my wish list since I joined the 1 Player Guild on BGG a few years go. I can’t say that I’ve seen a negative review or mention of it anywhere. What constantly put me off was the price, including shipping to South Africa. Too Many Bones Undertow plus some extras went up on sale (2nd hand) and I thought why not, I’ll be saving a bit, the components are supposed to be strong and I’ll have a bunch of extra content for the KS that I’m expecting soon. It arrived last week.

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Review: Dark Souls the Board Game

Review: Dark Souls the Board Game

Dark Souls the board Game is one of those kick-starters that went sideways. It’s been about 3 years and delivery is still happening. The base game is at retail, but the reviews are so bad you won’t be wrong in thinking that you should avoid it.

My initial thoughts was that the game had potential and really needed the stretch goals, so I thought I’d wait before writing up the review. Well, I don’t have the SG yet but I’m having fun and I’m still playing….

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Shadows of Brimstone Game 1: A Fist full of Dark stone

Shadows of Brimstone campaign mission 1

Last week I was feeling rather sorry for myself. I was held up at gunpoint and my new phone was gone.A some point I wandered into my study and starting tidying up. As I was packing my latest Shadows of Brimstone expansion and then I counted 10 of them. They were still in shrink, some of them for over a year! I thought I should make use of the them and  open at least 1 a month and do a solo narrative campaign. So here goes…

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