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RuelGaviola

Ruel Gaviola is a writer based in Southern California. He loves board games, books, cooking, traveling, Star Wars, and date nights with his wife. He reviews games and reports news for I Slay The Dragon, podcasts with The Five By, and his name rhymes with Superman’s Kryptonian name.
Lead Your Troops to Conquer Feudal Japan in GUNKIMONO

Lead Your Troops to Conquer Feudal Japan in GUNKIMONO

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Boldly Go Where No Cooperative Game Has Gone Before in STAR TREK PANIC

Boldly Go Where No Cooperative Game Has Gone Before in STAR TREK PANIC

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DIY Tabletop Terrain: Custom, Cheap Hedges For Your Tabletop Adventures

DIY Tabletop Terrain: Custom, Cheap Hedges For Your Tabletop Adventures

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WELCOME TO… Is A Retro-Themed Roll-And-Write Game With No Dice

WELCOME TO… Is A Retro-Themed Roll-And-Write Game With No Dice

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MY LITTLE SCYTHE: How This Father and Daughter Melded SCYTHE and MY LITTLE PONY

MY LITTLE SCYTHE: How This Father and Daughter Melded SCYTHE and MY LITTLE PONY

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Ex Libris: A Game for Bibliophiles and Ludophiles Alike

Ex Libris: A Game for Bibliophiles and Ludophiles Alike

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Form Alliances (and Break Them) to Lead Your Clan to Victory in ‘Rising Sun’

Form Alliances (and Break Them) to Lead Your Clan to Victory in ‘Rising Sun’

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‘Ascension’ Designer Challenges Gamers to Master the ‘Shards of…

‘Ascension’ Designer Challenges Gamers to Master the ‘Shards of Infinity’

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Beyond Scrabble – 5 Superlative Games For Word Lovers

Beyond Scrabble – 5 Superlative Games For Word Lovers

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Five Great Games to Play with the Older Gamers on International Tabletop Day

Five Great Games to Play with the Older Gamers on International Tabletop Day

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These Gamers Built An App To Help You Find Local Gaming Events, Clubs & Groups

These Gamers Built An App To Help You Find Local Gaming Events, Clubs & Groups

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Here’s Your Games and Noms Menu for International Tabletop Day

Here’s Your Games and Noms Menu for International Tabletop Day

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How One Woman Living With Lupus Uses Board Games As Therapy

How One Woman Living With Lupus Uses Board Games As Therapy

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4 Awesome Adventure Games for Kids to Play on International Tabletop Day

4 Awesome Adventure Games for Kids to Play on International Tabletop Day

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Become the Star of Your Own Story in Graphic Novel Adventures

Become the Star of Your Own Story in Graphic Novel Adventures

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Like A Rainbow in the Dark: Hacks to Make Your Games Color Blind Accessible

Like A Rainbow in the Dark: Hacks to Make Your Games Color Blind Accessible

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The Inspiring Story Of A Comedian Who Opened A Board Game Café in Sin City

The Inspiring Story Of A Comedian Who Opened A Board Game Café in Sin City

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How A Boardgaming Couple Launched ‘Semi Co-op’ A Weekly Webcomic

How A Boardgaming Couple Launched ‘Semi Co-op’ A Weekly Webcomic

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Increasing Accessibility: How Publishers Are Making Games More Colorblind Friendly

Increasing Accessibility: How Publishers Are Making Games More Colorblind Friendly

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Five Games That Take 20 Minutes Or Less to Play on International Tabletop Day

Five Games That Take 20 Minutes Or Less to Play on International Tabletop Day

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Meet The Mother and Daughter Who Bake Board Game-Themed Desserts

Meet The Mother and Daughter Who Bake Board Game-Themed Desserts

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Take the Black in ‘A Game of Thrones Catan: Brotherhood of the Watch’

Take the Black in ‘A Game of Thrones Catan: Brotherhood of the Watch’

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The Undead on Your Tabletop: 5 Zombie Games for Every Type of Gamer

The Undead on Your Tabletop: 5 Zombie Games for Every Type of Gamer

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Inconceivable! Swashbuckling Adventure Awaits You In The Princess Bride RPG

Inconceivable! Swashbuckling Adventure Awaits You In The Princess Bride RPG

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