Category Archives: Blog Assignments

Frustration in Hobbit Nation

Call me selfish or call me a non-team-player, but I am NOT a big fan of collaborative board games like The Lord of the Rings. I consider myself a pretty competitive person, but that does not mean I am unable … Continue reading

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Catan Doesn’t Need to be Settled Anymore. It Belongs to Rachel.

I’ve played Settlers of Catan thrice now.  And thrice has it been settled by someone else.  Alas, it was not meant to be.  Maybe Middle Earth needs my help? Settlers of Catan somehow manages to be refreshingly new and exciting … Continue reading

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In Catan It’s Always a Good Time to Buy.

In last night’s gaming session I was surprised to find myself Playing Settlers of Catan once again. It was enjoyable to return to this semi-collaborative, more aptly described as cooperative, game for a second round. Understanding the rules and having … Continue reading

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The Road goes ever on and on

Last night I had the pleasure of playing The Lord of the Rings board game for the very first time and I had a really fun time with it. The game mechanics were really engaging since they involved just the … Continue reading

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Munchkin…

Well, I will say that my experience playing this game was fun, however, I did find myself perpetually confused for the majority of it.  At first I was very excited to play this game with goofy cards and characters that … Continue reading

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Munchkins. Oder mehr wie die meisten verwirrend Scheiße je.

Oh man, what an odd and confusing game. It’s fun after you figure what you’re doing, which won’t happen for a while if it’s your first time around. The good thing is I won. Munchkin is like an RPG based … Continue reading

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Merrily Playing Lord of the Rings

As we began to choose which board game to play, I sat down at the table with the Lord of the Rings board, mostly because I was intrigued by the multiple, intricate boards.  When more students came into the room, … Continue reading

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