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“Tabletop Games” Articles

Online Gaming and Room at the Table for Disabled People

When Lisa Eldred had trouble playing games online, she more strongly empathized with the importance of game accessibility for disabled people.

Church Nerds 27 | Deceptively Good Games

Bubba & Anna discuss a submitted question on lying when it comes to games like "Among Us". Is it a wrong for a believer to lie when deception is a play mechanic for a game?

Community Building Tabletop Games of 2019

The LTN Writers bring you their favorite examples of community building tabletop games they played in 2019.

Building Games that Create Joy – An Interview with Chara Games

The Lysaghts of Chara Games discuss their experience designing and publishing board games and how their relationship allows them to each bring unique skills to the table.

4 Ways That Volunteering at a Gaming Convention Changed My Life

When Aaron volunteered at his first ever gaming convention, little did he know what he was getting into or how the experience would change his life.

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.

Beard Bros. | Ep. 25 · Architects of the West Kingdom

This week on the Beard Bros Game Show, Matt and Bubba talk about Architects of the West Kingdom, a wonderful worker placement and resource management game from Garphill Games.

Need a Gift Idea? Here are Our 11 Favorite Games from PAX Unplugged

If you're still on the lookout for that perfect Christmas gift for the tabletop gamer in your life, we've got you covered. Our writers recently returned from PAX Unplugged, one of the largest tabletop gaming conventions in the country. While we were there we had the chance to try out some great games, and we've written about our eleven favorites.

Free Play Ep. 29 | Staying Current

how do we do as much as we possibly can to stay current in our favorite areas of nerdom while still acting as a responsible, well-functioning adult that contributes to society?  That’s what we want to talk about this week on the Free Play Podcast.

Free Play Ep. 28 | Spoopy Games

We’ve compiled a list of tabletop and video games to tie you over this Halloween, and that’s what we want to talk about this week on the free play podcast.