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When it comes to game stores, it can seem difficult to find out what events are happening, any store promotions, how to schedule games with other players, etc. At Blakfyre Games, we try to make it as easy as possible. In practice, that means you’ll have to look in different places, depending on what you want. First is the main website, where most of the...

Miniature Wargaming

What is miniature wargaming? Miniature wargaming is a multi-faceted type of game that involves small-scale miniatures (anywhere from a half-dozen to hundreds!) of soldiers and vehicles as the playing pieces which are played on a tabletop (or other open space) populated by modeled terrain. Much of the appeal to miniatures games is the three-dimensional aspect...

Collectible Card Games

Collectible Card Games (or CCGs) are also known as Trading Card Games or Constructible Card Games. They are unique in that when you purchase the game, you only have a small part of the available pieces. Typically, players will buy a starter deck, which is a relatively basic deck, intended to teach you how to play and get the hang of the game mechanics. After...

Role Playing Games

What is a Role Playing Game? A role playing game (or RPG) is essentially a co-operative story-telling game. It is a highly interactive and fun social past time in which individuals meet together as “players” and are refereed by a “game master”. Each player makes a character and assumes the role of that character within a setting or environment presented...

Board Games

Board games are a part of our culture and way of life, and have existed for thousands of years. We might have thought growing up that it was a just a good way to pass the time on a rainy day, at grandma’s house, or just hanging out with our friends. But one might be pleasantly surprised to find just how ideal board games are socially, educationally, and...