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Introduced AuZtralia (Martin Wallace, 2018) to my strategy gamer friends yesterday – aaaand, as expected, they hated it 🤣 We had fun and all were happy to have tried it but the last 1/3 of the game was merely bitching around about imbalances, luck factor, wonky combat etc. After the fact we still discussed strategies, so maybe it's not so stupid after all. I mean, I like it, but for folks who want 100% control over their fate (esp. in a 3h game) AuZtralia is not the best fit. 🇦🇺 🐙 🏜️

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Employer gives you a smartphone. Who pays for the protective case (if the employee feels better using one)?

Worst Apex Legends player ever. Challenge me! Sigh.

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Instagram artist royalty_now_ creates portraits of what historical figures would look like if they were alive today.

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Played Patchwork first time non-digitally last night – after having the app installed for years on my phone. Besides the table space required for the initial circle of tiles it works very well, as expected. Classic.

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Es befasst sich jemand bei der Produktion von Lovecraft-Style Produkten mit dem Rassismus des Autors.
Seit ich von dieser Problematik weiß, scheint es mir als würde das Thema totgeschwiegen.

kotaku.com/cthulu-game-creator

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ISOtopes - isometric sci-fi, cyberpunk, steampunk etc. #pixelart collab by the @pixeljoint community

Info about color palette, creation process and all participants: pixeljoint.com/forum/forum_pos

twitter.com/PixelProspector/st

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my gf wants to join mastodon but wants to join a cool fedi instance.

something that suits a queer goth.
boosts ok.

Another company Game Night (after a 13 months hiatus). Two pretty fun rounds of Greed (D. X. Vaccarino, 2014), the mobster-themed and slightly nsfw (the irony!) card drafting game. I just like it.

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Visited a couple of #boardgame stores in #Budapest (#GemKlub & #szellemlovas). But the surprise find is #BarCraft barcraft.eu/ which has video & #boardgames you can play with while enjoying some interesting concoctions: such as funky Harley Quinn or potent Tattooine Tea.

4/4

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Question about different subcultures y'all are part of, boost+ 

Finally played Wildlands with the Interrupt rule (which I house-ruled away before for my kids). The game was fun before, but Interrupt really adds a lot of tension and surprising twists.

Happy Holidays, everybody! May they be as relaxed and fulfilling as possible. Enjoy your family, but also enjoy yourself – it's totally fine to celebrate alone or in a non-family context. Or online. Or not at all. 💓

Having a low-key moment with my "400+ songs of 2019 I still need to check out" playlist.

In good news: we finally have a date for our company's next game night. Early January! yay!

Failing to run Golf with your Friends on – help, anyone? or w/ onboard GPU

My biweekly gaming group has been cancelled. Too few participants in the last months. Not sure if it will continue next year. 😔

I think I never spoke to more than 500 people at the same time before.

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A week ago my usual 1-viewer-stream was raided by some Twitch celeb with 2500 viewers. That was … interesting. 😅 Suddenly I have a tiny community over there.

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