Monthly Archives: November 2014

Play Report: The Grey Company Was Sadly Unable to Discover Celebrimbor’s Secret

Tonight we tested streaming our OCTGN games over Twitch. Each of the members of The Grey Company was on hand for an interesting – if not successful – attempt to discover Celebrimbor’s Secret. The video will be online shortly, and … Continue reading

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Contest: Ring-maker Winner

After eating enough turkey to nearly send me into early hibernation, I am ready to get back to business. It is time to announce my choice for the winner of the Ring-maker contest. As the community grows, these contests become … Continue reading

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Contest: Ring-maker Entries

The number of outstanding entries for the Become a Ring-maker contest has been overwhelming. I want to extend a special thanks to everyone who submitted a card. Ian and I truly have our work cut out for us in trying … Continue reading

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Play Report: Giant Bear Dominates In Battle, None Surprised

I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: “Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert. Near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of … Continue reading

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Play Report: The Hobbits Overcome Bellach, and Discover Celebrimbor’s Secret

Thanks to some invaluable help from Gandalf and Elrond, the Hobbits had no trouble taking out Bellach and discovering Celebrimbor’s Secret. By exploring locations as quickly as possible, and optionally engaging enemies with the Scour effect, I was able to mitigate … Continue reading

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Contest: Become a Ring-maker!

I am pleased to announce that The Hall of Beorn and Tales from the Cards are holding a joint contest! Finding myself in possession of an extra copy of Celebrimbor’s Secret, I too wanted to reward one intrepid reader. After … Continue reading

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Bear Market: Aggro Archetype

Idraen represents an interesting shift in the game, on several levels. At 11 threat cost, she is a total outlier within the Spirit sphere. Her excellent and well-rounded stats, built-in readying ability, and supporting attachments all have helped to create … Continue reading

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