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The LCG: The Imperial War Machine

The Imperial War Machine Ever since I started playing Star Wars LCG, which to be honest was only a year ago, one deck has dominated the Dark Side, Imperial Navy Capital Ships. The Imperial Entanglements Expansion really brought that faction some great tools and it easily became a dominant deck. […]


The LCG: A Gift from the Wall 1

A Gift from the Wall Recently a deck called The Builders has come out in AGOT LCG.  It topically seems degenerate, but in reality it is just a strong counter to a traditionally stagnant meta. Some people claim it is a NPE (negative player experience) deck, but perhaps that is […]


The Living Card Guy: Warring with a Sister

Warring with a Sister Welcome, one and all to our final article covering the Defenders of the Faith deluxe expansion from Team Apoka. Today we have the biggest spoiler of all. I won’t bore you with some long intro about what Faith is and how it can be used to […]


The Living Card Guy: Faith and You! 

Faith and You! So I have been giving the opportunity by Team Apoka to spoil a lot of the stuff from the new Sister of Battle deluxe expansion, Defenders of the Faith. Seems they have a lot of faith in me… Okay that was my first and last faith joke. […]


The Living Card Guy: Aligned Stars Pack Preview

Aligned Stars Pack Preview Team Apoka is at it again with a new pack coming out in the next few weeks and I once again get to spoil some awesome cards for you! Are you ready for some crazy cards? I hope so because today’s spoilers are really freaking awesome. […]


The Living Card Guy: Myths and Legends of Jewelry

Myths and Legends of Jewelry Today I would like to talk about how excited I am for the Legends of the Five Rings announcement that happened! We have all been waiting for a while to hear more about the LCG reboot of this game and a lot of information has come out […]


Boxed Culture: International TableTop Day

International TableTop Day In a week or two we will have a yearly International Table Top Day! If you have never heard about it, it’s something pretty awesome that our community does every year. Today I am going to take some time to write out a little primer on International […]


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

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 […]


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

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). […]


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 […]