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The Questions of Deck Testing

I talk a fair bit about testing my decks, and indeed deck testing accounts for a significant proportion of my time playing this game, but I’ve never before really detailed how I test decks, which it strikes me as a … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N16: Nightmare The Long Dark

The Long Dark is a quest I was pretty negative about in standard mode, being as it is based around a mechanic I felt was rather poorly implemented. So it should come as no real surprise that the Nightmare version … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N11: Nightmare The Seventh Level

Seventh Level was the first Nightmare quest I ever played, and I beat it first try, which gives it something of a special place in my heart. In truth, it’s not an overly difficult quest, though the Nightmare deck does … Continue reading

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6 AP Challenge: Return to Mirkwood & The Long Dark

As planned, I played Return to Mirkwood and The Long Dark on stream for the 6 AP Challenge last Sunday to kick this off. Both went pretty well, though as expected return to Mirkwood presented more problems than The Long … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – 51: The Dread Realm

And now for the final quest of the Angmar Awakened cycle, as we descend into the catacombs beneath the city of Carn Dum to try and prevent Daechanar completing his dark ritual to return to life by possessing the body … Continue reading

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6 AP Challenge: Introduction

My next deckbuilding challenge is a slightly more long term case. It’s also an older one, as this is a challenge which Some Sort came up with on Discord about a year ago when we were discussing Progression-style things (my … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – 48: Across the Ettenmoors

I once described Across the Ettenmoors as ‘Continue to Escape from Mount Gram: Now with 100% more trolls!’ As far as the story is concerned, that is what’s happening, but in gameplay terms and in terms of what’s actually happening … Continue reading

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Deckbuilding Challenge: The Middle Earth Hero Auction

Seastan started a thread on the FFG forums a little while back entitled The Middle Earth Hero Auction, bidding threat to pay for a hero selection. Of course I always like to look out for potentially interesting odd things to … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N9: Nightmare Return to Mirkwood

Return to Mirkwood was of course the hardest quest of the Shadows of Mirkwood cycle by a large margin, so the Nightmare version was much anticipated by anyone who (like me) appreciates a challenge. Of course it also had some … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N6: Nightmare Journey to Rhosgobel

To say that Journey to Rhosgobel is not my favourite quest would be a sizeable understatement. I don’t like the quest. I have never liked the quest. Between the bloated and inconsistent encounter deck; the out-of-nowhere nature of your potential … Continue reading

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