Talkin Table Top Deck Building Games

Danny and Trevor give us the list of their top 5 favorite deck building games.  There is a bit of disagreement between them as to what constitutes a deck building game.

What is a Deck Building Game

A deck-building game is a card game that uses building a deck as the main focus of the …

How many versions of Mjolnir are there?

Thor has a hammer

With the popularity of the Avengers movies most people know Thor is equipped with a war hammer.  The name of that hammer is Mjolnir.  There have been and still are other versions of this hammer in the Marvel Universe.  Some have Odin’s worthiness enchantment and others do not.  The common characteristic …

Talkin Table Top – Party Games

Party Games

Party games are games that are played at social gatherings to facilitate interaction and provide entertainment. Different games will generate different atmospheres. The party game may merely be intended as an icebreaker. It may also be the sole purpose for/or structure of the party.
Party games aim to include players of various skill …

The Retcon vs Purist argument

Retcons

From the very beginning of storytelling there have been retcons.  Someone always wants to tell the story with a different set of circumstances.  Some times the retellings are good and help build onto the existing story and characters.  Other times the retelling destroys everything that made the original story popular in the first place.…

Talkin Table Top – Drafting Games

Top 5 Drafting Games

Trevor and Danny are back with another episode of Talkin’ Table Top. This week they give you the run-down of their top 5 favorite drafting style games.

The card drafting game mechanic is where players pick cards from a limited subset (common pool) to gain some advantage or to assemble hands …