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The Board Game Bandit

Favorite Games

Dominion
Smash Up
Settlers of Catan
Kingdom Builder
Race for the Galaxy
Small World
Star Realms
Deception

The Board Game Bandit

My name is Jim and I have been playing modern board games for over a decade and specialize in teaching games, mathematical analysis and board game programming. The purpose of this site is to help spread the hobby of board gaming while providing in-depth analysis of some of my favorite games. I teach games to new players at least three days a week and love to volunteer at conventions or events to promote the hobby. I have also done playtesting for various digital board games.

Current Location

Raleigh, NC. Home to a very flourishing board game community

Other Interests

In addition to designing my own board games, I have also made computer versions of games such as Settlers of Catan, Castle Panic and Abandon Ship. I also create puzzles and Escape Room packages when I can. I routinely make my own pizza, ice cream and italian ices to bribe people into coming to game days/nights.