Author Archives: Spencer Williams

Let’s get physical: Why I’ll always prefer physical board games over digital

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We live in a marvelous time. Pretty much anything can be accessed on demand through a digital device – books, magazines, comics, movies, music, television – you name it, you can have it. (Though I’m still waiting on digital pizza. Don’t know the logistics on that, but it’s not for… Read more »

Yes, Board Games are still being made and you should really check them out

The other day I had an interesting question posed to me. I was mentioning to a colleague how I was watching my diet because I am partaking in the BoardGameGeek weight loss challenge. That led to me having to explain what BoardGameGeek is. Then it happened. This unnamed colleague looked… Read more »

Together we live, together we die: A review of The Grizzled

It’s the late 1910’s and the world is in the midst of the greatest military conflict it has ever seen.   Soldiers on the front lines experience horrors and trials every day, but thankfully they have each other to provide company, support, and encouragement to help make those trials more… Read more »

Escaping from Aliens is Scary; Chasing Humans is Fun

If you’ve ever wanted to experience the tension and uncertain terror from movies like Ridley Scott’s Alien franchise, then you need to play Escape from the Aliens In Outer Space from Osprey Games.   A basic overview of the game goes like this: A crew is stranded on a damaged research ship in deep… Read more »