Tag Archives: GenCon

Bear Draft v3: Signature Squads

One of most interesting aspects of deck-building in the Conquest LCG is the signature squads. When making a deck, the first decision is which Warlord to use. Warlords are somewhat like heroes in Lord of the Rings LCG. They begin in play, and … Continue reading

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Gen Con 2015 Bear Draft – Deck Lists

As promised, here are the deck lists from the 8 player Bear Draft that I ran at Gen Con this year. Unfortunately, I was not able to get each player’s name when I was collecting their decks at the end … Continue reading

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Bear Draft version 2

It’s been a while since Gen Con, but with so much happening at the Hall these the delay was longer than expected before I had a chance to write a retrospective. As part of the Grey Company‘s listener even, Ian hosted … Continue reading

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Bear Draft was a hit with the Austin LotR Group

For the second week in a row, we tried out a modified version of the Bear Draft format at our weekly Austin LotR Group. This time we had 6 players participate in the draft, followed by two 3-player games. One … Continue reading

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GenCon 2015: Bear Draft

With GenCon 2015 fast approaching, I’ve been thinking a lot about having something special for The Grey Company Podcast listener event. With so many fans of the game in one place, we have a rare opportunity to try different game … Continue reading

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Contest: Most Underrated Hero

Well, GenCon 2013 has come to a close, and, after briefly being waylaid by Southron spies in the fell city of Dallas, I am home at last. To say that GenCon was awesome would be a tremendous understatement. Meeting the … Continue reading

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Decks: GenCon 2013

Before packing up my mead and honey-cakes and heading off on a trip to the far-away land of Indianapolis, I need to build a couple of decks for GenCon 2013. If the Stone of Erech event held by FFG is … Continue reading

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