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What's wrong with your face?
Baseball Highlights 2045 is the unwieldy title of famed card game developer Mike Fitzgerald's latest design. While the title may seem awkward, it perfectly distills what you'll find inside the box.

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Way easier to shuffle than my cardboard version.
I think I might have mentioned my love of Vlaada Chvátil's magnum opus, Through the Ages, once or twice on these pages. Much of that has been in anticipation of the upcoming iOS/Android release, but I've also talked...

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A starfield is born.
We met Nomad Games a few years ago when they announced their agreement with Games Workshop to bring the venerable tabletop board game, Talisman, to the digital realm.

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Have we mentioned that the art is great, too?
I looked. I swear that I looked for any other game that might fit the bill for our Editors' Choice winner this year, but nothing came close to the love we have for Card Crawl.

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Don't be sad, you just won!
Looking at images of Her Story, you might think that the only reason it's getting an award is because it's doing something different. Not entirely. Yes, an interactive fiction/puzzle game told via short video clips is unique to the App Store,...

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Starting to think I'll run out of screenshots for this game.
The ballot boxes have been emptied, and the votes tallied and you, the readers, have spoken. Turns out we both have the same tastes this year as your winner, Card Crawl, has already collected our...

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Pictured: the future
Tin Man Games was founded way back when the App Store was still a toddler and they released their first gamebook, An Assassin in Orlandes way back in 2010. Since then they've been one of the main drivers in the interactive fiction reboot from dead...

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And this wasn't even the best game they released this year.
Pocket Tactics is a member of the Wargamer Limited Group, which is owned by Slitherine Software. When we were putting together our nominees and voting behind the scenes for these year-end awards, Slitherine's name came up...

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Someday...
Having finally removed the glacier that had taken root in Mt. Hexmap's drive,  I found myself recuperating with an unsanctioned cocktail of Easy Cheese and Percocet when a strange thought entered my head: I need to take care of some business before those Creator of the...

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Don't just sit there, grab a shovel.
Well, it finally finished snowing here this morning, but not before nearly nine inches of heavy, slushy snow covered all of Mt. Hexmap in a gray and white slop.

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