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Improvising for Game Masters

By Andrew Borck | February 19, 2019

Game (or Dungeon) Mastering is not an easy job. Part storyteller, part thespian, part rules lawyer, and part cruise director, it’s the GM’s job to keep the players at the table engaged and having fun, which is no easy task. On occasion, even the best laid plans will go awry as the players decide to…

Preview: Monumental

By Andrew Borck | November 13, 2018

Designer: Matthew Dunstan Publisher: Funforge Category: 4x, Deck-building Player Count: 1-4 Price: ~$80 for the Core box (prices listed in British pounds) Preview Monumental is a currently-in-Kickstarter civilization game, where each player controls a unique civilization with different cards and powers at their control. Players will interact with the modular board, as well as their…

Is it Okay for a Christian to…

By Derek Thompson | June 29, 2018

(Spoilers for Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the Harry Potter series below.) The two main points of GUG’s mission are to help Christians consume geek culture appropriately and to use geek culture to lead others to Christ. We have some great examples throughout our site’s history of the second point, something we are…

Tabletop Buyer's Guides

The Complete Dice Throne Buyer’s Guide

By Andrew Borck

Dice Throne came on the scene in 2018 with their Season 1 box, introducing us to a handful of colorful characters and their engaging fantasy yahtzee gameplay style. Since then Season 1 Rerolled, Season 2, Dice Throne Adventures, and Marvel Dice Throne have all been released. So where’s a good place for new players to start? Read on for our complete Buyer’s Guide!

The Complete 7 Wonders Buyer’s Guide

By Derek Thompson

Derek runs through all of the expansions and editions of 7 Wonders, letting you know which items to get when!

The Complete Hero Realms Buyer’s Guide

By Derek Thompson

Derek tells you which Hero Realms expansions to get, and in what order!