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Tommy’s Take on High Valor

By Tommy Brownell Disclaimer: I consider Tim Kirk to be a friend of mine.  That said, he and I both know we don’t necessarily agree on all things regarding game design.  However, Tim trusts me to give him a fair review and I’ll do that.  It’s all I’ve ever tried to do with these things. …
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Cold City

Cold City, from Contested Ground Studios, is one of the most innovative RPGs I’ve played in a long time. I was first attracted to it by its setting, namely Berlin in 1950, at the beginning of the Cold War. It mixes the suspicion and politics of the early Cold War with the ‘weird science’ of an alternative WW2, quite a popular trope these days.