Tolkien tabletop № 4

— David Means

23 October 2021 | Amon Hen, № 291∶ October, 2021, 22

I first discovered The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings in my high school library in 1973 in my hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and have continued to collect and read Tolkien and his works ever since. In the early 1980s I helped found the Tactical Simulation Society (a wargame club) in Tulsa, which later sponsored an annual board gaming convention. My wife and I now live in Kansas City, Missouri, and have a personal collection of over five hundred board games, including over a dozen Tolkien-inspired games, some dating back to the 1970s. I also own what is possibly the world’s largest collection of Scottish-themed board games, and am a member of the Kansas City Game Designers Group.…

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