Tag Archives: Bifur

Bear Market: Convention Multiplayer Staples – Part 1

With Con of the Rings fast approaching, now is an excellent time to review some multiplayer staples worth considering. Many solo players, even if they play two-handed solo, don’t often have to deal with coordinating unique cards in an ad … Continue reading

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Bear Market: Tier 2 Favorites

As a Living Card Game grows, the best cards become apparent. The cream, as they say, rises to the top. While this game is technically in some kind of torpor, the same principles apply. A quick perusal of the most … Continue reading

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Deck: The Sixth Bear Army

It’s been even busier than usual, lately at the Hall. Some of my family was staying with us while Hurricane Harvey wrecked havoc against Houston and the Gulf coast. They were fortunate that their house (narrowly) avoided destruction in the … Continue reading

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Play Report: The Battle of the Pelennor Fields was a Massacre

I was fortunate enough to join the guys from Cardboard of the Rings on Twitch for an epic game of The Battle of the Pelennor Fields. I brought one of my favorite support decks which features Beorn, Bifur and Mablung. This … Continue reading

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Beorn’s Path 16 – Flight from Moria

We continue Beorn’s Path with the third and final quest of the Khazad-dûm deluxe expansion: Flight from Moria. Dain leads the courageous Longbeards out the treacherous mines and into the relative safety of the Dimrill Dale. The technical issues from … Continue reading

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Beorn’s Path 15 – The Seventh Level

After a lengthy hiatus, Beorn’s Path has returned for Part 15. This time around we are exploring The Seventh Level of Khazad-dûm with Dain Ironfoot and his trusty army of dwarves. My apologies as the video is a bit cut … Continue reading

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Deck: Eagles and Ents

In the latest episode of The Grey Company Podcast, designer Matt Newman mentioned that it would probably be possible to make an Eagle and Ent deck, even though these archetypes are disparate and supplemental in nature. This inspired Matthew D … Continue reading

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Deck: Háma Takes Archery Lessons

During the interminable wait for the Against the Shadow cycle to begin, I’ve been replaying the Heirs of Numenor scenarios. Rather than use the standard hyper-aggressive decks (Dwarves, Beorn, Elrond, etc.) I’ve been looking at different approaches that can also … Continue reading

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Deck: Lore Mastery

Of all of the player cards introduced in the Heirs of Númenor deluxe expansion, Master of Lore is one of the most intriguing. With the exception of Love of Tales, which is too situational in all but the most dedicated decks, … Continue reading

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Decks: Dwarves at the Circus

The basic idea of these decks is to use powerful heroes that either do not exhaust to perform actions, or have abilities and card synergies that allow them to ready. In either case, you have heroes with good stats taking … Continue reading

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