It's hard to believe that GenCon has been going on for fifty years, but here it is, and bigger than ever. While not always as flashy or as loud as the video game conventions, there is no denying its popularity and growing esteem.
Do you like heavy eurogames, dear reader? Do you salivate over glossy, oversized boxes filled to the brim with tight mechanics, eye-popping artwork, a solid theme, and the promise of crushing your friends with your superior intellect?
If you’ve tumbled down the rabbit hole that is collecting and playing modern board games, it’s only a matter of time until you come across the great beast that stalks us all.
The first thing you notice about the game is the art. The next thing you notice are the components, all cloth and metal. Finally, as you start to play the game itself, you notice that you are playing a fun and frantic game.