So it is finally official. Today is now Power Rangers Day!
And to celebrate, here’s some clips that definitely helped make this series memorable.
Hello and salutations gamers! My name is furphinatrix and I’m here to introduce you to a different type of gaming that maybe you have heard of but aren’t familiar with. These types of games don’t require a TV, monitor, gaming console, PC, or controllers, although some of the games have an electronic version also. You can use paper and pencil or a cell phone or tablet to keep track of your stats, depending on the game. I’m talking about tabletop games! (And I don’t mean Monopoly, Clue, or The Game of Life.) Tabletop games come in many shapes, sizes, genres, and difficulty. There are games for beginner, intermediate, and expert gamers, as well as games for children and adults.
My name is furphinatrix (or Shanna to the real world) and I have been playing video games and board games since I was a child. Some of the oldest memories I have of playing games are Candyland with my family, Pitfall on the Atari, and Sonic the Hedgehog on the Sega Genesis. I have only been playing tabletop games for a couple of years, so it’s a relatively new adventure. I have some experience in RPG (role playing game) games like Pathfinder and Dungeons and Dragons. Here are a few popular tabletop games:
• Dungeons and Dragons
• Ticket to Ride
• Zombie Dice
• Star Wars X-Wing
• Sailor Moon Crystal Dice Challenge
• Settlers of Catan
I’m usually the designated cleric healer of our group. Clerics are capable of physical combat and use divine magic to heal creatures and can use magic to attack.
I wanted to keep this article short as an introduction to tabletop games and myself. Be on the lookout for my next article hopefully next month!
If you’re recharging your batteries Arcaders, you may want to cut your rest time short, because the trailer for Season 7 of “Voltron: Legendary Defender” is here!
I’ll admit, the gap between Seasons is a little short this time around, but nevertheless, the trailer more than delivers regardless!
Grab your lightsabers and blasters, and get ready to suit up in your Jedi-Robes and Phase-2 Armor Arcaders, for after years of speculating, and seeing only a few animatics to sate our curiosity, we finally at long last get a season trailer to a series left canceled yet not forgotten, and most importantly, not yet completed.
For this month’s Boom Box (as well as a tribute to the now late Steve Ditko) here is a track from a web-slinging classic!
And so a legendary icon leaves us.
RIP Steve, and thank you for creating some Amazing and Strange characters!
(Be sure to check out this documentary, it’s pretty interesting.)