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Tabletop Games

15 Board Game Gateways to Tabletop Roleplaying

Interested in tabletop roleplaying games? These board games are great ways to get into TTRPGs before you take on a full campaign.

How To Get Started Playing Tabletop RPGs

Want to hop into the world of Tabletop RPGs but aren't sure where to start? LTN writer Peter Martin has a few tips and guidelines to ease your way into a seat around the game table.

The Joy of Losing Together in The Captain is Dead

It's easy to assume that loss brings nothing but frustration and sorrow, but The Captain is Dead reminds us that joy and laughter can be found in defeat.

Prayer & Dragons: Discovering a Nerdy God

Could creating D&D characters help us connect with God in prayer? Is God a nerd too?

Level Up Your Game Night with These Tips for Teaching Board Games

Knowing how to teach board games well to others takes practice and skill. Jeshua Horca offers four tips to bring your teaching to the next level.

Discovering Gifts Through Loss: Remembering Brian “Big Mac” McCarthy of Indie Boards & Cards

The passing of a beloved member of the board game development community, has Chris Bowden thinking about what it looks like to use your gifts to love others.

Humans of Gaming 147 | Joe Hopkins of Endangered

Joe Hopkins of the Kickstarter board game project Endangered joins us this week. Drew and Chris talk with Joe about the self appointed quarter backing player who can take over the gaming experience and create barriers for enjoyment as well as Joe’s midwestern upbringing as well as his life in Detroit, MI.

Honoring the Humble Eurogame

Let’s take a moment to appreciate the Eurogame. I’m not talking about the Euro-inspired hybrid designs that we see so often today (think Scythe or Dungeon Lords). Those are great, but I’m talking about the hardcore, “pure” Eurogames, where the board is various colors of beige and you’re, like, planting beans or visiting a market, […]

7 Games the Devil Uses to Get a Foothold in Your Life

Sure, Jesus loves games and all that, but here are 7 we think He'd think twice before endorsing.

Mastering Multitasking with Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig

Drew discovered that building multiple castles simultaneously in a game was a good way to practice using a skill he avoids in real life.