Good news! The ROOT expansion pack is fun as heck. We had the delightful experience at Wednesday Games of playing as The Great Duchy, a powerful mole civilization hiding under the feet of the other factions! We were mostly testing that the rules were understandable, which meant a lot of being asked “what do YOU think that means?” but also they pretty much were! The new factions are very straightforward while introducing fun new mechanics!Read More May 6th – 12th
“ValleyCon is a one day student organized games conference at Hampshire College taking place Saturday, April 27th. The purpose of the conference is to bridge the various communities of people critically engaged with games in the Pioneer Valley, such as students/professors across the 5-Colleges and local game developers. We also hope to encourage people to discuss issues surrounding representation “Read More April 22nd – 28th
Hampshire Valley Con is the weekend of the 27th! Why not take a look at the future of games in a delightful little convention?Read More April 15th – 21st
The Comics N’ More moving party was delightful! Great people showing a lot of support for a great bunch of comix-mongers. We didn’t manage to get any of our silent auction bids, but that just meant that other wonderful folks did! All the money went to help out with the move and we really cannot wait to see the new digs! See the new Comics N’ More at 64 Cottage St., Easthampton MA! Also don’t miss out on their next big party on Free Comic Book Day this May 4th!Read More March 25th – 31st
LARPers! Big things coming up on the 29th! It’s the start of the Magestry Spring 2019 season! Also we’re really excited about Comics N’ More’s big party on the 24th!Read More March 18th – 24th
Comics N’ More has a special deal all December! Sorry we missed it earlier this month!
SPECIAL DEAL ALL DECEMBER
For every $20 dollars spent you get a bonus $5 dollars credit! Up to $125 in credit for just $100bux!!!
$25 credit, we think they mean. Still that’s a pretty amazing deal!Read More December 17th – 23rd
Welcome to the Nerd Watch! Big news this week that you should definitely check out Wednesday Games at the Brass Cat! They’re playing recently Kickstarted locally created game Good Dog, Bad Zombie!Read More December 10th – 16th
The Valley Nerd Watch! We’re excited to tell you that finally we’ve almost finished Bloodborne, which is a game that’s pretty good we think. Like a lot of the Soulsian games it’s a bit annoyingly hard at parts but then it’s also not all of a sudden because in the end all the enemies basically […]Read More December 3rd – December 9th
The Valley Nerd Watch! Okay so we really enjoyed the Ancillary series by Ann Leckie. Or we should say we really enjoyed most of the series, and were excited to get the last book. Until we realized that a lot of the character development was being re-trod, and frankly there were some reused jokes and… went to […]Read More November 26th – December 2nd
The Valley Nerd Watch! A quick one this week, almost like something’s happening that means that most local places assume people will be busy or out of town later this week! Important news this week! Employees of the Daily Hampshire Gazette and the Valley Advocate have formed the Pioneer Valley NewsGuild, a labor union with […]Read More November 19th – November 25th