This is a post about building and sustaining communities, with particular focus on the competitive play scene. The Looming Threat No, this is not an article about Wamma and Florian's stupid builder deck. This is about the other elephant in the room, the imminent arrival of Legend of the 5 Rings, and what it (broadly) … Continue reading Future Proof
I don't think it's really a stretch to say Tyrell are the best faction right now. At worst, they're very close to the top. As I write this, the top 16 of Batalla por el Muro is going on, and Tyrell are dominating, with 8 Tyrell decks in the top 16 and all 4 of the … Continue reading Growth Spurt
This is a post based on the competitive scene, focused upon joust. At the start of the third cycle, House Martell appears to be a little in the doldrums. While I think the game is currently in a really good place, with most factions having some decent decks (or at least having extreme relevance as … Continue reading Resist to the Last
This article is written by a newer player and is mostly aimed at being a useful resource for new players. It is specifically written for second edition (though many of the concepts will obviously translate from first ed.) and focused upon the Joust format (1 v 1 play). Some basic card game concepts and terminology … Continue reading “A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone”
This is a post based on the competitive scene, focused upon joust. Just as we arrive at the end of the second full cycle of datapacks for Thrones, FFG have delivered some juicy new spoilers for House Targaryen, to arrive midway through the third cycle, with 'The Fall of Astapor' and the Watchers on the Wall … Continue reading Burning Sensation
This article, like most of mine, is written from a competitive play point of view. People that know me, know I believe Greyjoy is the worst faction in AGoT 2.0. Bleak, depressing artwork, dull colour palette in the frames of cards, and a stupendously boring, one-trick-pony play style are all strong reasons to avoid this, … Continue reading Finally some joy? Tyrion’s Chain
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