Tag: kickstarter

Ascension Online Not Coming to Android in 2013

Ascension Online Not Coming to Android in 2013

In February of this year I backed the Ascension Online Kickstarter project, which sought to bring the card game Ascension to Windows and Android devices. The product was supposed to ship before the end of this year: By backing this project, you can finally answer the question that has confounded scholars for ages—“When is Ascension […]

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Goodbye SC, Hello SC

Goodbye SC, Hello SC

For the last three and a half years my main video game has been StarCraft 2. I finished the main and expansion campaigns almost immediately, and the majority of my time has been spent playing against other players online. I played several thousand games, and if I had to make a rough estimation of 10 […]

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Using Google Forms to Keep Track of Ascension Scores

Using Google Forms to Keep Track of Ascension Scores

I play a ton of Ascension, a card-based deck building game. I own the first core set and expansion and while I enjoy it, the digital experience is a lot easier to manage. Unfortunately as of this writing the Ascension app is only available for iOS. I backed the Android and Windows Kickstarter project, and […]

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I Couldn’t Wait: Zombicide Base Game

I Couldn’t Wait: Zombicide Base Game

I’ve endured over 20 days of the Kickstarter campaign for the expansion of co-operative board game Zombicide (here’s my write-up about the Kickstarter effort). With 10 days left the Kickstarter has raised over $1.2 million dollars and has achieved countless stretch goals and bonuses. I missed out on my chance to buy the base game. […]

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Zombicide: Season 2 Cooperative Zombie Boardgame Kickstarter

Zombicide: Season 2 Cooperative Zombie Boardgame Kickstarter

My friends Ajar and ElJay come over for our weekly burger and game night on a regular basis. Sometimes we play games that we own, sometimes they bring over games. I bought a few games thanks to them, including Ascending Empires and Elder Sign, which I should really get around to reviewing. They also own […]

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Ascension: Online Kickstarter Has Three Days to Go

Ascension: Online Kickstarter Has Three Days to Go

I was going to write about this last week, but I had so many posts going on this fell off the calendar until today. Deck building card game Ascension is a wonderful game. I’ve been playing it since the first set and it’s definitely one of our top 10 games. However, are two big problems […]