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The Living Card Guy: Game of Thrones Store Championship 2016 – Chaos Games and More

Game of Thrones Store Championship 2016 Chaos Games and More Today I would like to talk about a Game of Thrones Store Championship a friend and I attended a few weeks ago. This will be my first adventure into a tournament report so wish me luck! First off, I would love […]

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The Living Card Guy: Events to Start a War Over

Events to Start a War Over   I love new cards. Whenever a new pack comes out for any LCG I get stoked. One of my favotire parts aobut cracknig a new pack is the abiltiy to start thinking about combos and deck archetypes that can be created from one […]


The Living Card Guy: A New Dawn…Of War!

A New Dawn…Of War! This weekend I had the pleasure of chatting with a member of Apoka. No this is not some group which is invading the US and a group of kids has to save their parents from them (a Red Dawn reference in case you were missing that). […]

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The Living Card Guy: The Dominion of Magic

The Dominion of Magic I give people a hard time that play Magic the Gathering. I do it mostly in jest, but sometimes people do get frustrated and ask why I “hate ” magic so much. This is when I take the time to explain to them my problems with […]


The Living Card Guy: Speculating on Star Wars

Speculating on Star Wars In honor of Star wars month I have decided to delve deep into the world of the Star Wars LCG. I just recently started playing this game and I really enjoy it when I get to play it. I wrote an article on deck building a […]

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The Living Card Guy: Building Your Deck – Part 1   Recently updated !

Building Your Deck – Part 1 In my opinion the best part of playing LCGs is the deck building. I may not be good at it for some games but I have been known to put together some mean combos in other games. The awesome part of all LCGs is […]


The Living Card Guy: The Skin Game

The Skin Game A long time ago a friend and I were discussing B.F. Skinner and how his theories apply to some of our favorite games. Skinner developed the psychological theory of operant conditioning. The idea was that classical conditioning was not complex enough to describe human behavior. How does […]

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The Living Card Guy: In The Wake of War

 In The Wake of War There is a lot of sadness in the wake of the passing of Conquest. The lack of ability for Games Workshop to get their heads out of their butts and making generally bad business decisions will hopefully takes its toll soon enough. But let’s set aside […]


The Living Card Guy: The Apex of Competition

The Apex of Competition Welcome back everyone. I would like to start off by saying once again that the FFG World Championships is awesome and everyone should do it once in their life if they love living card games! This article is going to review my experience playing Apex in […]

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The Living Card Guy: Fantasy Flight Games World Championship 2016 Wrap-Up

FFG World Championship 2016 Wrap-Up I have been playing LCG’s for about two years now and I made the decision earlier this year to go to The International World Championship hosted by Fantasy Flight Games at their Game Center in Roseville, MN. This was the first time I have gone to […]