TDG: Tower of London

Apr
13

Take my advice, if you get a chance to visit the Tower of London, do it! It's way better than the Tower of Milwaukee, or the Tower of Des Moines. But will this game of Beefeaters and dirty tricks live up to its castle namesake? Or should it be locked away with the Crown Jewels? Cody Investigates.

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TDG: So... There's That...

Apr
09

Is this the end of The Discriminating Gamer?

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TDG: The Colonists

Apr
07

My favorite pickup line: "You must be a pioneer, because I'd settle for you." Speaking of settling, join Cody as he takes a look at this epic resource management/worker placement game from Mayfair Games. Will it colonize your heart, or leave you out in the wilderness?

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TDG: Hammer of the Scots

Apr
03

Did you enjoy Screwdriver of the French and Sandblaster of the Portuguese? Then have I got the game for you! Join Cody as he takes a look at this historical block wargame from Columbia Games. You may be able to take my dice, but you'll never take- MY FREEEEEDOOOMMMM!!!!

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TDG: V-Commandos

Mar
24

Now you too can kill Nazis up close and personal- in board game form! Cody checks out this World War II era dungeon crawler from Triton Noir, and learns a thing or two about stealth and trap doors in the process.

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TDG: Star Trek: Ascendancy

Mar
20

Hailing frequency open? No? Too bad, because I'm going to tell you all about Gale Force Nine's foray into the world(s) of Star Trek. Will phasers be set on fun? Or will it beam you away? Cody investigates.

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TDG: 1812: The Invasion of Canada

Mar
17

It's safe to say that if America lost the War of 1812, we'd all be speaking English right now. Join Cody as he explores that long ago conflict in board game form, from Academy Games, and learns to always be leery of the lingering Canadian threat.

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TDG: Assault of The Giants

Mar
13

Have you ever wanted to play a game that was all Goliath and no David? Well look no further! Cody takes a look at this game from WizKids that boast biggish miniatures. Will it live up to its giant expectations? Or will it assault your sense of fun? Cody takes a look.

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Salt Con Spectacular 2017

Mar
13

Join Cody, Holly, George, Shawn and the crew as they check out Utah's own Salt Con board game convention!

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TDG: Athens & Sparta

Mar
06

How can you see in the dark while jumping up and down on one foot? With a Hoplite. Get it? Anyway, join Cody as he explores this game of ancient warfare from Columbia Games. But will you have a Helot of a good time, or will it feel like a Marathon?

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