May 6th – 12th

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!

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April 22nd – 28th

“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 “

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March 25th – 31st

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!

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December 3rd – December 9th

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 […]

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November 26th – December 2nd

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 […]

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November 19th – November 25th

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 […]

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