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Matt Thrower
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Matt has been writing about tabletop games professional since 2012, blogging since 2006 and playing them since he could talk.

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Matt Thrower
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Articles by Matt Thrower

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June 29, 2020
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After so many years in the gaming game, I don’t often get excited by new boxes anymore. But when Undaunted: North Africa lands on the mat, mail qua...
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June 22, 2020
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See entries 50-26 here. #25 Ticket to Ride / Ticket to Ride: Europe There’s a good reason why this has been a smash breakout hit outside the hobb...
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June 15, 2020
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It is a lovely book, the size of a standard hardback with an embossed cover and three bright ribbons to mark reference places. But when I open the ...
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June 09, 2020
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See my picks at 75-51 here. #50 High Society Sometimes, the best things come in the smallest boxes. Of all Reiner Knizia’s auction designs, High ...
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May 31, 2020
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Judge Dredd is too iconic to stay away from gaming tables for long. So it was exciting enough to get a box with ol’ stony face glowering out from t...
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Matt Thrower
May 24, 2020
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#75 Napoleon: The Waterloo Campaign Part of the reason I do these lists is to give a little bit of limelight to great older games that have fallen...
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May 17, 2020
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The garden is still wet with dew, yet the sun feels strong enough to make us want to shade under the blossoming apple tree. A perfect spring mornin...
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Matt Thrower
December 16, 2019
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'Tis the season to play games. There's no easier time of year, as friends and family gather around the hearth in the gathering gloom, to get everyo...
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November 18, 2019
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Play Matt: Horrified Review

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Sunday morning, everyone is awake an hour early because the clocks have gone back. As we open the curtain and gaze out on the leaden skies wetting ...
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November 04, 2019
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Most British people live in tiny houses, cramped together on our crowded island. And we're all stuck, in the midst of a housing crisis that has sen...
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