Games

REVIEW: ‘Half Truth’ is smart fun for the whole family while social distancing

During this time of imposed isolation, we’re all looking for ways to connect with each other as we wait for the pandemic to die down. Half Truth is an entertaining game with simple rules but enough tricks to make for a challenging evening of fun and sharing with the family.

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Distanced D&D: A chat with Jeff Cannata of ‘The Dungeon Run’

  Right now, distancing practices and school closures are presenting obstacles in traditional educational delivery models. Students are cut off from their friends, their teachers and the traditional social interaction of teaching has now been remanded to contact via the internet on platforms like Google Classroom or videoconferencing. Curriculum packaging …

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INTERVIEW: ‘Critical Role’ actors discuss ‘Vox Machina’s massively successful Kickstarter

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The Critical Role phenomenon has taken the geek-world by storm. It’s gratifying to see that my childhood and adolescence … and university years … and latter adulthood gaming with other aging man-children have not gone to waste and that role-playing is still a viable way to spend time. The good …

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Days of Retro Past: play X-Men versions of 80s arcade classics

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Everyone’s excited about X-Men: Apocalypse, hitting theaters May 27, and as a marketing push 20th Century Fox has released Retro x: 3 playable mutant versions of 80s arcade and Nintendo classics like Track & Field. They’ve even released retro “cover box” images to go with the games. Head over to SpacePortArcade.com to play …

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Anime MMORPG ‘Dragomon Hunter’ is like ‘Pokemon’ meets ‘Monster Hunter’

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If you’ve ever wanted a game that fused together the monster capturing aspect of Pokemon with the crafting system of Monster Hunter, you’re in luck. Aeria Games has announced the upcoming Dragomon Hunter , an animestyle MMORPG that pits players and their friends against fearsome and fantastical creatures. With more than 100 monsters to track down, …

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