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Side-by-Side Comparison: ‘Frostgrave’/’Ghost Archipelago’ (Plus Battle Report!)

Side-by-Side Comparison: ‘Frostgrave’/’Ghost Archipelago’ (Plus Battle Report!)

One of the highlights of my Gen Con 50 trip was getting to play a game of ‘Frostgrave’ with its creator, Joe McCullough. Joe was at Gen Con to promote his new spin-off game, ‘Frostgrave: Ghost Archipelago.’ I’m going to do a side-by-side comparison (of sorts) between the original ‘Frostgrave’ and ‘Ghost Archipelago,’ pointing out similarities and differences. When the comparisons are done, I also want to share with you the battle report from my game with Joe and two friends. Read More

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Gaming and Crafting with the Kids – Part II

Gaming and Crafting with the Kids – Part II

Terrain creation and painting minis are two key hands-on activities you’ll discover if you investigate Frostgrave. I am absolutely loving creating the ruins other terrain items. I’ve done my best to get them to help me, and they have learned how to be careful with a glue gun as well as some painting techniques, but being kids… they just want to get to the game. Read More

It’s ‘Frostgrave’ February! (No Electronics for 28 Days!)

It’s ‘Frostgrave’ February! (No Electronics for 28 Days!)

If you’re not familiar with Frostgrave, it’s a relatively new (released in 2015) wargame created by Joseph McCullough. Frostgrave pits two or more players against each other; each player controls a single wizard, a wizard apprentice, and eight ‘soldiers’ who battle it out in a quest to retrieve treasures in the lost city of Felstad. Read More