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Old vs New, I don’t have to keep buying the new stuff.

Old vs New

There’s a glut of new games on the market these days. More and more are being released each month. I’m always excited for new stuff but it’s kind of crazy to keep up. A friend recently asked me if we can play something that we have not tried in a while and this got me thinking. There’s nothing wrong with the older games.

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Life, it’s the cause of all your joy and it can make you want to slit your wrists.

So, I’ve mentioned before how life happens when you’re making plans. Well there’s another saying that I’ve skimmed past. Life is a b!tch and then you die. I’ve always thought that you are in control, that was before I was diagnosed with depression.

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If you can be alone in a crowd, can you be in good company board gaming solo?

ICON 2016

This past year (and a bit) I’ve been running this blog as a kind of self help to get over the fact that life gets in the way of living and to do more of the things that I love. In this case it’s playing games. Not digital games but table top games. In that regard it’s been a huge success. I’ve got a South African board games distributor sending me games to review. I have 3 semi regular games nights per week and I’ve found a love of playing games by myself.

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