My husband and I have a once-a-month gaming group we meet up with. We're always looking for quick, 'light' games that we can play in between the 2 and 3 hour behemoths that we only ever get to bust out at these sessions, just to refresh the mental palate and kill some time before the pizza arrives.
After the first game ended I laid out the board and added a set of pennies and a set of quarters to accommodate the extra 2 players (our usual method of extending a game). I noticed…Continue
Posted on August 25, 2013 at 4:06pm
My second demo outing was at TWS Hobby Center. This business has had an internet presence for quite some time, but they opened a store front in late July (and I'm already spending way too much time there). Foot traffic was light, but it was a gorgeous Sunday afternoon so I think we also lost out to the beaches. By the end of the session we had 6 people total.
First was a woman and her son (about 11). She had heard about the demo and wanted her son, a Minecraft fan, to become more…Continue
Posted on August 25, 2013 at 3:33pm
Game Master Games is the first place I brought Fluxx TBG, since our convention staff had already been screening Doctor Who at the owner's (totally awesome game-themed) restaurant. About a dozen people came out (which wasn't bad for a Wednesday evening). The group had tremendously varying experience levels ranging from avid gamers already familiar with Fluxx to people who weren't gamers at all. People really enjoyed the game and sat in for several rounds. I did notice that people didn't…Continue
Posted on August 25, 2013 at 3:10pm