The Civilized Guide to Tabletop Gaming: Rules Every Gamer Must Live By

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"F+W Media, Inc.", Nov 4, 2016 - Games & Activities - 224 pages
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"A very funny and useful read on its own, but it also makes a great gift for that sore loser in your life." --The New York Times

"An indispensable, laugh-out-loud guide to the pitfalls and pleasures of gaming." ~Graham McNeill, Warhammer Fantasy and Warhammer 40,000 novels author; former Games Workshop designer

"For anyone looking to be a part of one of the greatest communities in the world!" ~Brittanie Boe, editor of GameWire

"A warm, insightful guide for exploring one of geek culture's oldest realms." ~Aaron Dembski-Bowden, author of New York Times bestselling book The Horus Heresy: The First Heretic

Whether you're new to the world of tabletop games or a veteran gamer, The Civilized Guide to Tabletop Gaming is your go-to game-night etiquette guide. Expert gamer Teri Litorco, of the gaming site Geek and Sundry, helps you to get along as you play and make the most out of your time with your gamer group.

Packed with insider advice and etiquette tips, this essential guide includes advice on everything from sharing crib sheets and meeples to avoiding drama and poor sportsmanship at the game table. With 100 gaming etiquette rules, The Civilized Guide to Tabletop Gaming provides you and your group with all you need for a fun and respectful game night--without rage-quitters, bad losers, terrible winners, and Incredible Sulks!

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Teri Litorco is a vlogger and blogger at the popular gaming site Geek and Sundry. She's a wargamer and tabletop gaming fan, and runs several other nerdy projects, including a weekly Star Trek Twitter chat, the Jaded Gamercast gaming podcast, and many other popular gamer geek projects. She lives in Calgary, Alberta.

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