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Kickstarter Backers Perspective: Episode 6

Hello! It’s Friday, which means another episode of Kickstarter Backers Perspective. If you are unfamiliar with this type of article, it is me (Clinton Morris) scrolling through all of the board game projects on Kickstarter (there were 592); Then I discover a few that I think the rest of you would like to enjoy.

What is in-store for us today? A crazy Jurassic Park like game that boasts an amazing designer; Entering into the beautiful and mysterious take on the world on Dune; A game that asks the question “Whats behind the door is it a Lady or a Tiger”; A duo commentary team that is both hilarious and creative; Taking a deep dive into the molecular structure of the human cell. . .

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Kickstarter Backer Perspective Episode 5

Hello there it’s 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 board game projects on Kickstarter (there were 252); Then I discover a few that I think the rest of you would like to enjoy.

What is in-store for us today? Several games set within the infinite voids of space, either competing through diplomatic supremacy or winning race filled missions, and then off to the evil sanctum where you become the baddies protecting what is rightfully yours; after that we will dive into the depths of the dungeon as Orcs. Our last stop will be a mythical world of shifting realities. . .

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Kickstarter Backer Perspective Episode 4

Hello there it’s 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 board game projects on Kickstarter (there were 279); Then I discover a few that I think the rest of you would like to enjoy.

What is in-store for us today? Games that are set in fantastical forest kingdoms ruled by a queen; a party style game built around a steampunk inspired contraption; a beautiful tactile game that says that it will be the new dominoes; saving the world through the crafting of mystical brews; and then dropping into the colorful world that looks like it was ripped from the pages of Dr. Seuss. . .

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Backers Perspective: Episode 3

It is another amazing Friday, hold on a second, its not Friday, that’s right we changed the day this article goes out to Thursday.

So it’s Thursday, 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 626); Then I discover a few that I think the rest of you would like to enjoy.

What is in-store for us today? An elevated card game that walks through the seasons. A games that force our gaze skywards (actual game name). Worlds are being sucked into a reality ending Rift. Set collecting real-estate game. A beautiful wooden druid inspired game. Trying to survive the harshest wilderness environment without eating each other. . .
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The World of Smog, On Her Majesty’s Service Review

World of Smog

When I think of Steam Punk style artwork, I drift to giant gears, obviously steam, top hats, floor length dresses, steam, brass, lanterns, cool monocles, and mystery. The game I call SMOG has seemingly all of these key components.

The Queen of England has requested that the major investigatory clubs send their most daring people into the heart of the World of Shadow, and bring back the four artifices of the other world.  Continue reading The World of Smog, On Her Majesty’s Service Review