Monthly Archives: September 2014

Bear With Me: Text Analysis

  In the course of writing this blog, being a member of The Grey Company, general involvement in the player community, and creating the Hall of Beorn Card Search, I have the opportunity to see this game from many different perspectives. In … Continue reading

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Key Concepts: Grading

Whether it is movies, books, or college professors a simple 1 to 5 star grading system is woefully one-dimensional. The reality is that anything worth grading in the first place, is worth analyzing with a bit more nuance than five choices. With … Continue reading

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Not Too Much Trouble in Tharbad

Derek and I just finished an exciting game against Trouble in Tharbad. Despite losing Elladan to some bad luck in the early game, we were able to survive and prevail. Keep an eye on our YouTube page for the video, … Continue reading

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Deck: Daughters of Númenor (and Valinor)

One of the nice things about the less difficult scenarios is that they give us a chance to try out unique decks. While it is fun to play top-tier decks, sometimes it is good to mix things up, and play a more … Continue reading

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Deck: Sons of Númenor

Variety is the spice of life, as the saying goes, and it is no different for a Living Card Game. After a couple of cycles worth of experimenting with low threat decks that try to avoid direct confrontation at all … Continue reading

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