Calling all local and semi-local sellers of cool, geeky merchandise! Are you interested in renting a table to sell your goods as part of Geek Faire?...
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Forbidden Desert

September 21, 2017
My household loves cooperative games. One of our favorites is Forbidden Desert. While it shares some concepts with Forbidden Island—you need to collect items and escape before nature swallows your party—it adds some mechanics that make it a much different game....
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Fans of D&D and Betrayal at House on the Hill: the new Betrayal at Baldur's Gate board game is coming out on October 6, and we are now taking preorders! Regular price is $50.00, but we are giving a special 20% discount to customers who order by September 30. You can place yo...
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Suburbia

August 31, 2017
Living with an urban planner, I play a lot of city-building and tile-placing games. One we particularly like is Suburbia. It has a good combination of flexibility, strategy, and chance....
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Six Wakes

June 29, 2017
I first heard of Mur Lafferty when the Shambling Guide to New York was released a few years back, and I passed on reading it. I was burned out on the zombie thing and did not need a New York guidebook in my life—or so I thought. Then she appeared as one of the authors of ...
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Come to Dust

June 22, 2017
A horror novel with a somewhat atypical zombie trope that works beautifully because of the juxtaposition of a strong, loving, and very real-feeling blended family...
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Recoletta

June 22, 2017
In the Recoletta trilogy by Carrie Patel, society is living in underground cities after a calamitous catastrophe. The first book is part murder mystery and part political intrigue, while a fight over access to a mysterious pre-catastrophe library ensues. In the second boo...
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July 5–Sept 1

12:30–3:00 p.m. Kids aged 7–14 and their parents are welcome to drop in! ...
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Proof of Concept

June 12, 2017
Kir is a "scav"—someone who grew up in the polluted, devastated wilderness between hive cities. She was kidnapped from the wastes at a young age and brought to a lab, where her mentor installed an AI in her head....
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Clank!

May 28, 2017
I recently spent an afternoon playing Clank!, a deck-building game with a board component. We play a lot of Dominion in my household and have played some Ascension at parties. Clank! is the next evolutionary step. It is a natural integration of deck-building and board game...
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