Welcome to this week’s Smash Up Deck Spotlight featuring the Steampunk Tricksters.
I did not know if this combination existed, so I Googled it. Google told me that a steampunk trickster would look like a scantly clad Harley Quinn playing with a Jack-in-the-box. So what does this deck do?
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Steam Engines, Shareholders, Land Grabs, Pickup and Delivery, and Managing the ever changing landscape. This is the heart of Age of Steam. A beautiful game that is heavy in both box and game play.
When I have my friends play this game, I remind everyone to name their Rail Co. Mine is the Black Plague Rails. Continue reading Age of Steam Review
Smash Up Cyborg Ape Pirates
This week’s Smash Up Deck Spotlight featuring the Cyborg Apes and Pirates. A lawless group who uses ill gained tech to overcome all others.
This sounds like something directly from the movies. The terrible Apes have gained electronic implants and artificial intelligence modules. Now they have made plans to steal the world best bases. Revealing their true nature, by raising the flag of Piracy.
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Pirates and Steam Punk themed trick taking game. Claim your place amongst the other Captains of the Air. Players will duke it out for treasures that they will turn into gold for the end of the game.
This is the Poker of the Steam Age. . .
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It is another amazing Friday, which means another episode of Backers Perspective. If you are unfamiliar with this type of article, it is me (Clinton Morris) scrolling through all of the boardgame projects (there were 498); Then I discover a few that I think the rest of you would like to enjoy.
What is in-store for us today? Games about magical guardians coming to the ones who tie briers around trees. Deep Space adventures and my love for Firefly (I cry a tear every time I think about how we were robbed of more seasons). A bag of holding for gamers who use dice, have tons of dice, have terrible luck like me and chucks their dice. Let’s dive right in. . .
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