Why I Want Rap Godz In My Closet

So about six months ago we at the Nerd Blog Collective got to play a really fun game in development called Rap Godz. We wrote a little bit about it in our article about the Game Expo, but now we got a chance to play a review copy. With that being said there was still…

Starting Your Own Board Game Group

Starting your own board game group can be a very rewarding experience. There's a lot of reasons to do it too. Maybe you don't have a game store to play at or you just want to set some time up to hang out. That being said there are some responsibilities. I've been running a game…

Episode 9

Episode 9 is up everybody! Be sure to enjoy. Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook @nblogcollective and as always, Happy Gaming!

Why “Normal” can’t exist in RPGs

Currently I am part of a Dungeons and Dragons campaign pushing 1 1/2 years in length. We've seen characters and villains come and go in this amount of time, months have passed, and lives have been saved. All-in-all, we have been fairly successful! That's not to say that we haven't lost people though. One of…

Why Early Dark Is In My Board Game Shelf

Lately I’ve been reading the other RPG by Anthropos Games called Early Dark and I think I can write a short article on what it is about. This book is fleshed out, well crafted, and the product of a newbie who learned a lot in making the game. The first thing I want to talk…

Tomes and Tones.

I do not usually talk about things I do not like in the gaming community. I make a conscious decision to try and talk about the things that I like because there is a lot of good things in our community to purchase, enjoy, and write about. That being said the more that I read…

Facing an issue

When playing any RPG, it is important to remember that your table is a community. Everyone has the opportunity to input and help build the game. A big mistake that a lot of new players make is that they feel like the GM controls everything so there is no point in bringing up something that…