Commander 2019 Impressions and Best Cards

Commander 2019 Impressions and Best Cards

Commander 2019 is on the shelf! I’ve played a few games with each deck – both untouched and modified – and have some first impressions for players looking at picking up a deck and my thoughts on the best card in each color. Keep in mind, commander games are fun because they can be quite random. You’re dealing with a large singleton deck and no two games will ever play the same. Here are my…

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The Art of the Roll

The Art of the Roll

With the recent release of Pathfinder second edition, we continue to see the resurgeant growth of role-playing games. Shadowrun sixth edition is due in September as well and looks like another great update.  Dungeons & Dragons fifth edition continues to be our strongest RPG. These great games got me thinking about our shared obsession with dice. Do we love them for the colours and patterns? Yes! Do we believe some are lucky? Obviously. Are some…

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In-Flight with Fantasy Flight

In-Flight with Fantasy Flight

Every year at GenCon Fantasy Flight games holds a press conference to talk about products coming out in the next 6 to 12 months. Being a big fan of a lot of the games that FFG makes I was eager to check it out and thought I’d break down some of the highlights to share with you. First up they announced a new game in their Arkham Horror Files line. Arkham Horror: Final Hour is…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon April 22nd-28th

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon April 22nd-28th

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon – April 8th-14th

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon – April 8th-14th

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon – April 1st – 7th

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon – April 1st – 7th

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 25th-31st

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 25th-31st

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 18th – 24th

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 18th – 24th

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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The Strange History of the Nintendo Famicom

The Strange History of the Nintendo Famicom

It’s safe to say that most of us have grown up with Nintendo. Many of us had a Nintendo Entertainment System in our homes or at least one of its descendants. We’re familiar with Mario and Luigi and the little gray box that put game consoles back on the shelves after the video game crash of 1983. Some of you are already aware that the Nintendo Entertainment System was the western branding of the Japanese…

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This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 11th – 17th

This Week at Heroes’ Beacon March 11th – 17th

Open Gaming Everyday from Open until Close, a Great Way to Spend Some Time Without Paying Table Fees!! Bring your own or use a demo from our shelf. There is a large selection of games to choose from. We also do not charge table or rental fees! No need to limit your fun to board games, bring some friends to play any of your miniature games, Trading Card Games etc. Space may be limited due to below events. Monday…

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