Is It Time for Casinos to Welcome Tabletop Sports?
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Posted by Paul on June 29, 2014 | Short Link

Expanding audiences mean more opportunities for this underrated genre Even as tabletop sports games have become quite popular after their feature in the Guardian a few years back, many are still unaware of the joys of these great sports simulation games. Tabletop sports games are often left to be played in small specialty hobby stores, […]

10 Lessons: Creating a Baseball Simulator

Posted by Paul on June 13, 2014 | Short Link

For those of us who are interested in baseball statistics, The Hardball Times (THT) is a consistent source of thought-provoking analysis and commentary on the game. Of course, we in the hobby know that there is a large segment of hobbyists who remain steadfast in their support of Batting Average and RBI for hitters and […]

COMING THIS SUMMER!! OneForFive Print Edition, Vol. 1

Posted by Paul on June 2, 2014 | Short Link

CLICK HERE TO ORDER THE BEST TABLETOP-SPORTS NEWSLETTER ON THE MARKET TODAY! In the grand tradition of great tabletop-sports journals of the past, such as The APBA Journal, Strat Fan, Strat-O-Matic Review, All-Star Replay and others, is releasing a Print Edition to supplement the tabletop-sports coverage on the site. Volume One, Issue One of […]

Throwback Thursday Print Edition: “Mickey Mantle Would Have Cleaned Your Clock”
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Posted by Paul on May 29, 2014 | Short Link

In the August 22, 1997 edition of the Philadelphia Daily News, there is a short filler-piece on the sports page titled “Computer proof that Ali was greatest.” Strangely, Muhammad Ali is not mentioned in the article. The article focuses on a 100-bout “what-if” simulation of Larry Holmes versus Rocky Marciano using APBA Pro Boxing for […]

GRIDZONE: A New Incarnation of a New Sport
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Posted by Paul on May 27, 2014 | Short Link

I have a feeling my new favorite football game this year isn’t going to be a football game at all. With the release of GridZone (a revamped version of the now-obsolete GridBall), Gary Brown has managed to improve on a game that earned an Honorable Mention for 2013′s Best New Game of the Year. GridZone […]

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