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"Good vs. Evil" is the name of the game

Good & Evil, Right & Wrong, video games always have these things built in, some just handle them differently. I really like games where your choices in the game change the way the game plays and your interactions with NPCs and the world of the game at large. I wound up going on about this...
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Games, TV, Movies, it's all the same to me

Theme is always important with board games, but there's a whole category of games where the theme is everything. IP games (Intellectual Property) rely on the players' familiarity with a franchise or movie to draw in fans of that IP, but there can also be some great games that are just looking for...
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Games for one

Playing board games alone can be frustrating and sad, unless you have a couple of great games with "Solo Mode" built in! I got a couple of really excellent games for Christmas, let me show you what I'll be doing when I don't feel like dealing with other people in the coming months... Video of ep 91...
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Coolest Advent Calendar Ever!

So, I started a little late with my advent calendar this year, but that's not gonna keep me from sharing the amazing awesomeness with you all! Lego does a few different advent calendars every year, but the Star Wars one is a no-brainer for this geek. Check out this video as I assemble Day 12's cool...
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Christmastime = Christmas Music!

I REALLY like Christmas music! We talked about it on BJ & Migs recently, and I wanted to share some of my favorite songs with you guys, so check out the playlist that's attached to this video: Video of ep 89: Play me that Xmas music!
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Time to trim the tree, Geek Nation style!

It's Christmastime, and I wanted to show you guys a little of what goes into the Walker family decoration extravaganza, specifically the tree. We have a ton of ornaments and lights and garland and such, but we also have a lot of geeky stuff that we like to throw on there as well! Take a look at a...
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Let's play Firefly: The Game!

So, BJ and I are going to be playing A LOT of board games during our time off, and the one I'm most excited about is Firefly: The Game. We had a rough time playing it when it first came out and nobody has wanted to play it since then. Three years later, I've spent the last three weeks playing solo...
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Too many games? What have I gotten myself into?

Here's the thing: I may have bitten off more than I can chew. The BJ & Migs show has some time off for the holidays this year, and that means that I have some time on my hands, and that usually means gaming. As my primary hobby, gaming is almost always my number one go-to for any kind of free...
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My house might be haunted, but I know one that DEFINITELY is!

There's a new movie coming out next year with Helen Mirren as Sara Winchester and the Winchester Mystery House. this got me thinking about haunted places and spooky doings in general. Join me for a quick walk around my 100 year old house in Tacoma and I'll tell you about my experiences with the...
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What're YOU gonna be for Halloween?

Halloween is, by far, my favorite holiday! Every year I struggle with what costume I want to wear for the big day, and this year was no different. I have A LOT of costumes and props and wigs and all of the things that make for a fun and interesting Halloween, so it can sometimes be challenging to...
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