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New to the VAE collection: Stuff and Nonsense

New to the VAE collection: Stuff and Nonsense Finally picked up a copy of the Professor Elemental featuring game: Stuff and Nonsense – put out by Cheapass Games: http://cheapass.com/stuff-and-nonsense/ And **YES** I even tracked down a set of the accompanying Meeples! LOOK! A teeny Professor Elemental and a bitsy Geoffrey! …

Seattle Game Store Robbed

Seattle’s Green Lake Games* was robbed recently. From their facebook: https://www.facebook.com/greenlakegames/ “To our dedicated community: Our store was broken into overnight, completely ransacked and torn apart, resulting in a large theft. In the comments section we have included the cards that are highly noticeable in sell or trade, although that …

STEAMED~ a board game of mecha-duelling action

STEAMED~ a board game of mecha-duelling action is on sale NOW (until March 18th 2016): http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/103515/Steamed “STEAMED is a simple (very simple) fast-paced board game of Steampunk mecha-duelling action! Take to one of four distinct mecha and try to beat the bolts out of each other.” Hop into: ADA – …

New to the VAE Library: 221B Baker Street: The Master Detective Game

Hit a good find today while I was out thrift shopping: a complete version of 221B Baker Street: The Master Detective Game.  For $4 (!). This game has been in print since 1974, and well… wikipedia has all of the details: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/221B_Baker_Street_%28board_game%29 “221B Baker Street: The Master Detective Game is …

Pank-a-Squith & The Great Victorian Cycle Race

Pank-a-Squith & The Great Victorian Cycle Race If you like bicycles and you like history you should be checking out Sheila Hanlon’s wonderful site: http://www.sheilahanlon.com/ She recently discussed some vintage boardgames: Pank-a-Squith and The Great Victorian Cycle Race. Read about them here: http://www.sheilahanlon.com/?p=132 Pank-a-Squith Board Game, c. 1909 Posted on …

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