Foreign Language Learning with Quill

So I’ve been learning German pretty steadily for the past year (I use a combination of Duolingo with setting my phone and online services into German) and I’m always looking for ways to accelerate the learning process. Learning a language is one of those activities that really benefits from learning in a variety of contexts;…

Gen Con 50: RPGs

Given the nature of RPGs, I obviously didn’t play as many as I’d like. That said there was definitely a lot of buzz around roleplaying at this year’s Gen Con; definitely moreso than there has been in previous years. For me, this is really exciting and I think the sheer diversity of major titles may…

Gen Con 50: Miniature Games

You may have noticed that I’ve moved from strictly talking about RPGs, to talking about the broader gaming hobby. This has been something that I debated for a while. And while I love RPGs and GMing, the fact is, I play a lot of different games and take a similar approach to all of them…

Gen Con 50: Board Games

So Gen Con 50 has come and gone and I’ve survived! Mostly…the con-crud is actually hitting me pretty hard at the moment… That said, I played a ton of games – boardgames, RPGs and miniature games and I wanted to take some time breaking them down! Today, we’ll look at the boardgame side of things….