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Each week on Twitch and Alpha, hosts Erika Ishii and Trisha Hershberger talk video games with special industry guests, insightful coverage and a ton of audience interaction on our show Game Engine. Be sure to tune in every Tuesday starting at 4 PM PT to learn about what’s new and cool in the worl…

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Welcome to the Weekly Wrap-Up, where we highlight some of the articles and videos that have gone up over the past week that you might have missed!

Kari Bryon Plays Magic: The Gathering on Spellslingers
Also: Day[9] thinks it’s a smart idea to keep a 2-land opening hand. It wasn’t a …

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Inside the Box is a comedy tabletop game series, bringing their favorite board games to life with a mix of visual FX, cinematic presentation, and an alarmingly immature sense of humor. 
Spell Smashers from Renegade Game Studios brings new meaning to the term “use your words.”
As the l…

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A saint among us (Dan Adams a.k.a. paramesis on Board Game Geek) decided to feed an artificial intelligence 17,000 game titles and see what kinds of game titles it would generate. What started originally as a discussion thread of a human-curated list of the funniest titles pulled from hundreds…

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“Do you want to play a board game about a man in the final days of his life? We’ll play nurses who don’t have sufficient resources to provide both palliative and medical care. Also, he might die while we’re playing.” That is a tough sell on board game night. Many of …

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The Federation is on the brink of war with the Dominion. In the shadow of this cold war, the crew members of the USS Sally Ride must work together to not only protect the Federation, but protect its soul as well. This licensed, live RPG is an epic return to the Star Trek universe that you know a…

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Can you imagine being offered a $75,000 contract to stream and play Magic: The Gathering? In 2019, it can actually happen! Tonight at The Game Awards, Wizards of the Coast announced a new esports initiative in 2019 that offers $10 million in a combined prize pool, a new competitive league, and n…

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The world of Overlight is chock full of bright colors, weird creatures, and kaleidoscopic fantasy. We’ve been having a blast exploring the world in our Overlight: Fractured Paradox series and hope that gamers have been playing the game and creating their own adventure across the different s…

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Fantasy Flight Games is creating some noise. When they announced the concept of their “Unique Game” line it provoked a wild range of emotions. The idea is that each copy of these particular games will be completely unique and utterly your own. So that box sitting on your shelf offers…

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GM Tips is our series to help Storytellers and Game Masters improve their craft and create memorable roleplaying experiences. Last week, we talked about fun dynamic encounters to run, and this week we talk about players who should never go gambling.
Let’s set the scene: The Icepick…