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Origins 2015 Recap

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Origins 2015 Recap Matt Snodgrass, Play Unplugged Ah, the week coming off a long 4th of July weekend.  What better time to get my Origins review posted, right? After all, it was only a month ago!  We’re now officially closer to GenCon than we are to Origins.  What can I say – I’m slow like…

Play Unplugged Hosts TableTop Day 2015 Event

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Enrico Nardini, Play Unplugged, 4/11/15 It’s TableTop Day! Woot! I love any excuse to play more games, so I was more than happy to run an event for this year’s gathering of tabletop gamers. I presided over a diabolical dungeon crawl full of maniacal monsters bent on the murder of our admirable adventurers. Needless to say…

Iconic Clerics Oppose Indiana Governor

Jozan, Cleric of Pelor
Loves: Light, The Power of Healing 
Hates: Discrimination

Enrico Nardini, Play Unplugged, 4/1/15 In this Play Unplugged exclusive interview, Dungeons & Dragons iconic clerics Jozan (Pelor) and Eberk (Moradin) voice their opinions regarding Governor of Indiana Mike Pence and State Bill 101. Enrico Nardini (N): I appreciate you two approaching me to do this story; it’s an amazing opportunity. But, you’ll have to…

Game Journalism – A Totally Fulfilling Profession

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Enrico Nardini, Play Unplugged, 4/1/15 Getting blown off for a scheduled interview for the third time in that many days gives you time to think about your life choices. Generally, that time is the half-hour or so that you slated for said interview. But, that’s ok. That designer just believes that my time doesn’t matter…

MtG Commander – Tuck is Gone

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Mike Eaton, Play Unplugged, 3/23/15 Hello, Magic players. It’s been a minute since I’ve talked about the game, because frankly, I hadn’t been much for innovation in a while. I’m pushing 30 and life has a way of getting between you and your card collection. But I just spit out my tasty beverage this evening as I…

The Dice Bucket Challenge

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The Dice Bucket Challenge Enrico Nardini, Play Unplugged, 8/24/14 I was recently challenged to dump a bucket of ice water on my head in support of ALS awareness by my gamer buddy Bill Booth. I could have done that, but I felt like I had to add my take on it. Everyone knows I love…

Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 3 and 4

This is what Iron Arena is all about!

Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 3 and 4 Enrico Nardini, Play Unplugged, 8/18/14 Sorry for the delay on an official Day 3 and 4 article! Gen Con Indy has so much to offer that we needed some time to compile our thoughts. Enrico Nardini – Day 3 Despite a late night (including website updates),…

Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 2

Holy Pathfinder! There are a lot of gamers here!

Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 2 Enrico Nardini & Matt Snodgrass, Play Unplugged, 8/16/14 Sorry for the delay on an official Day 2 article! Gen Con Indy has so much to offer that we needed a minute to compile our thoughts. Enrico Nardini Day 2 was upon me before I even knew it! I started the day…

Unboxing – Epic Borka & New Earthborn Dire Troll – Gen Con Indy 2014

"Bearka" and the Earthborn Dire Troll

Unboxing – Epic Borka & New Earthborn Dire Troll – Gen Con Indy 2014 Enrico Nardini & Monson “Tony” Borzok, Play Unplugged, 8/15/14 Waiting for new releases can be unbearable. Our resident Trollblood fanatic Tony Borzok picked up the newly released Borka, Vengeance of the Rimeshaws and the Earthborn Dire Troll at Privateer Press’s booth. He joined up with…

Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 1

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Gen Con Indy 2014 – Day 1 Enrico Nardini & Matt Snodgrass, Play Unplugged, 8/15/14 Sorry for the delay on an official Day 1 article! Gen Con Indy has so much to offer that we needed a minute to compile our thoughts.  Enrico Nardini There is no other way of stating it; Gen Con Indy…