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The Line Unbroken – F9-10: Trial Upon the Marches

https://talesfromthecards.wordpress.com/doom-mastered-cycle/ At this time, the end of a cycle, there was a sizeable pause in the release schedule of official content. And in that pause came an expansion to the Tales from the Cards custom First Age content. The first … Continue reading

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Deck Spring Cleaning: Template

For a while now I’ve been putting off moving a bunch of new decks I built on RingsDB from my downloads into my actual deck folders, because the deck folders are cluttered with a bunch of old decks of varying … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – 42: The Antlered Crown

And now with The Antlered Crown I am coming once more to the end of a cycle. The Antlered Crown is a bit odd in that player-card-wise there’s nothing particularly special in it such as you might expect to mark … Continue reading

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The Line Unbroken – 40: The Nin-in-Eilph

Ah, the Nin-in-Eilph. Widely considered one of the most frustrating quests in the game (if not the most). Also pretty thematic, since trudging endlessly through a swamp would be very frustrating. Doesn’t necessarily make it any more fun to play. … Continue reading

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Deck: Orcs Tumble into my Traps

Following on from my Archetype Analysis: Superhero, I was planning to post up one or two more decks that fit into the superhero archetype, but neither of the two decks I had in mind is quite ready for public consumption … Continue reading

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Boons and Burdens – Campaign Strategy

The boon and burden cards are the primary thing which distinguish playing the LotR saga quests in campaign mode versus just playing them regularly. Which boons and burdens you take can affect your strategy and deckbuilding for all the quests … Continue reading

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Decks: The Wisdom and Spirit of the Istari

So the idea of building a deck around the second ally version of Gandalf, from the first Hobbit box, is certainly not a new one. Checking the properties of the OCTGN file, it seems I started trying to build one … Continue reading

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Forum Challenge #2

So now I come to the second forum challenge, which was to beat Into Ithilien without using any Leadership or Tactics cards. Into Ithilien being somewhat heavy on the combat, and on Battle/Siege questing, beating it with the generally less … Continue reading

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Breaking the Uniqueness Rules

This game has a number of fairly precise rules and restrictions. Obviously, all games have rules, that’s what makes them function properly. But then out of curiosity, playfulness, or a desire to better appreciate the well put together structure of … Continue reading

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