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The Line Unbroken – N29: Nightmare The Druadan Forest

The Druadan Forest in standard difficulty is a quest which I and a lot of people have rather mixed feelings about given the presence of some very swingy effects, among them the potential for frankly ridiculous amounts of Archery damage. … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N28: Nightmare The Steward’s Fear

The Steward’s Fear is a favourite quest for a lot of people for it’s interesting mechanics and good replay value. I’ve always been a fan of it for those reasons, but when in the past I’ve tried to carry that … Continue reading

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Design Debates: Debatable Traits

This is going to be a bit of an oddity as far as my Design Debates series goes – usually I’m doing a general analysis of an aspect of the game before shifting the focus over to more specific examples … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N26: Nightmare Into Ithilien

While I highlighted the improvement of Nightmare decks beginning at Peril in Pelargir, Into Ithilien is the quest which really cemented that feeling for me; since in general they took a very difficult and sometimes unfair quest and transformed it … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N25: Nightmare Peril in Pelargir

With the Hobbit sagas done, my journey through the Nightmare quests comes to Heirs of Numenor and the Against the Shadow cycle. In my opinion this point marks a definite improvement in the Nightmare design. It was at this point … Continue reading

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Deck – Galdor’s Fall

As you may recall, some time ago I built a couple of decks based on the principle of using The Fall of Gil-Galad to turn a three hero deck into a two hero Secrecy deck after receiving some sort of … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N24: Nightmare Battle of Five Armies

Almost done with The Hobbit Nightmares. Battle of Five Armies is a quest a lot of people like a lot, but personally I’m not that big a fan, and my feelings become more negative in the transition to the Nightmare … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N23: Nightmare The Lonely Mountain

The Lonely Mountain is a gimmicky quest, but I’ve never had a big problem with it. In the context Nightmare I may actually prefer it to the other two quests from the box since the Nightmare decks for Flies and … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – N22: Nightmare Flies and Spiders

Alright, this has been delayed by the new year and me being ill, but let’s pick up The Line Unbroken where I left off, mid-way through the Nightmare Hobbit saga. To put it another way, getting to the good half … Continue reading

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Attack on Dol Guldur Review

Alright, this is going to be my more detailed review of the Attack on Dol Guldur scenario, covering all the individual cards and the challenges they pose to you. Obviously this entails very clear spoilers for the quest, so don’t … Continue reading

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