Category: Board Game Symposium

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The Stark Simplicity of Hungry, Hungry Hippos

As much as I love the complex, there are times when I just don’t need to be stuffing yet more information into my already over-crowded cerebrum. So, yes, there are times when I’m in the mood for Hungry Hungry Hippos.

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Tenacity, Thy Name is Superfection

Symposium: Not only was the impossible possible, I could excel at something I had once truly believed I was incapable of.

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Not Sorry!

Board Game Symposium: Not sorry…Sometimes that is all we need and want, just a bit of badly needed fun.

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They Don’t Have a Clue

Symposium: There was a murder, and justice must be done. Someone killed Mr. Boddy in his own mansion. Trouble is, no one knows who…But I intended to tell them.

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Rolling The Dice On A Rainy Day

Symposium: The slow kid was just as fast as the fastest of the bunch when rolling the dice. The kid who was afraid to swing across the gully on a vine could take over the world in a game of Risk.

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That Time I Played a Game and Liked It

Board Game Symposium: If you ask me, the escape wasn’t just from an imaginary castle; it was from the ordinary, every day, mundane activities of life.

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The Classy, Modern, and Forgotten TwixT

Board Game Symposium: Board games are a weird little industry. You have classics like Monopoly, breakout hits like Settlers of Catan, and some come and go. TwixT is one of those.

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My Favorite Board Game

Board Game Symposium: Lords of Waterdeep is my favorite board game. Seriously, I can’t recommend this game enough.

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The Case for Monopoly

Board Game Symposium: If anything, Monopoly teaches that, despite your best planning, wise investment, and sound judgment, sometimes the universe has other plans (or no plan at all).