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Board Game Roundup: Smiley Reviews 5 Newly Played Games

I’m always on the lookout for new games, and especially for games that bring something new and different to the table. In this post, I’m going to go over five games that I enjoyed recently, starting from the most lightweight to the heaviest. 1. The Mind The Mind seems like it was created by a…

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Smiley’s BGG.CON 2018 Board Game Reviews

Smiley’s reviews are in for other games he played played during BGG.CON 2018. Want to re-live BGG.CON day-by-day? Read our full game recap and watch our live videos. Die Macher Before the convention, I signed up for this classic gaming monster. It’s a game about the German election, it’s complicated and epic. The game takes…

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Live From BGG.CON 2018

Jose is representing PPG at BGG.CON in Dallas, Texas! Join him and Jenny as they walk through all the convention happenings and find out what games will be coming back to Manitou Springs for PPG 2019! And we’re back with part 2 of 2 as Jose shows us around BGG.CON. We chat with some familiar…

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BGG.CON 2018 Board Game Reviews
BGG.CON 2018 Board Game Reviews

Many games were played, little sleep was had at BGG.CON 2018. Here’s a daily recap of what we unboxed this year at BGG.CON. Saturday – BGG.CON Day 4 Fuji Another fun co-op where all players roll a set of D6 dice with three colors on them. The goal is for all players to reach the…

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New Finds: Essen and BGG.CON Preview
New Finds: Essen and BGG.CON 2018 Preview

The biggest trade show in the board game industry takes place in Essen, Germany, at the end of October every year. Every year, just before Thanksgiving, the good people that are loosely affiliated with the board gaming website boardgamegeek.com put on a convention, BGG.CON, that inspired our own PPG CON. One of the cool things…

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Pikes Peak Gamers Convention 2018 – Closing Ceremonies

And with that, we conclude Pikes Peak Gamers Convention 2018. Thank you all for attending and making our first annual event amazing. See you in 2019! #PPGCON

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Pikes Peak Gamers Convention 2018 – Day 3

Good morning Pikes Peak Gamers! Beautiful day here in Manitou Springs, Colorado. This is the third and final day of #PPGCON 2018. We have Crokinole & PitchCar Tournaments on deck for you today. Doors are open, and tables are ready for you!

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Board Game Recommendations By Genre
The Gaming Sommelier’s Board Game Recommendations By Genre

Toggle each genre for a list of board games to get you started or continue your adventure, hand-curated by our Gaming Sommelier, Smiley. All of these games and more can be found in The Vault. Best 2-player Games Because sometimes you want to game romantically Merkator 7 Wonders Duel Aton Jambo At the Gates of…

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Pikes Peak Gamers Convention 2018 – Day 1

Pikes Peak Gamers Convention at Manitou Springs is officially open for gaming!! Welcome one and all. Please enjoy your stay with us this weekend where we’re gaming with altitude. #PPGCON

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