Category Archives: Mage Wars

Mage is ready to thrown down in the arena!

With the East Coast Rumble coming up this weekend, you’d think I spent my weekend prepping for it. WRONG.

As detailed in a post a bit ago, I’ve recently gotten into playing the board game Mage Wars. Mage Wars is technically a card game at it’s core, but leaving well enough alone is not how I roll. In Mage Wars, you’re able to completely customize your spell book and also your mage with different kinds of equipment.  What does that say to me right away?

Custom.Mage.Miniature.

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Of Netrunner, Mage Wars, video games, and distractions…

We here in the DC Metro area have had more than a few snow days this winter season.  For those unfamiliar: things basically shut down.  Offices close, roads close, no one really goes outside their homes.

Now I don’t mind a snow day.  I have plenty to keep my mind occupied and keep me from going stir crazy.  There’s always some video game to play, or some model to paint.  But these are pretty singular activities.  I’m not much of a TV watcher anymore, so this holiday season I started to look for stuff my wife and I could do together.  And to be honest, my painting motivation has been pretty low lately…So what’s been stealing my attention?

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