Imagine a game where each turn you were allowed to make up what happens next. Sounds like chaos, right? WRONG! Instead it is an incredibly simple, but amazingly useful game engine.
The best way to learn how to play an Engle Matrix Game is just to start playing. People pick it up in less than five minutes. Barring that, the next best way is to watch one played. You can do that with this product... [click here for more]
My first Matrix Game Cartoon
Engle Matrix Games are a simple quick way to run a wide variety of game situations. Murder mysteries where no one know who did it at the beginning of the game. Horror stories where the evil plot is made up by the players as they play. Political games that play like real life and even war games. "My first Matrix Game" cartoon is a two page gloss of how the games work.... [click here for more]
Painting the White House Red is a political Engle Matrixt Game about the first year of the Trump administration. It is a narrative game that allows you to make up what happens. It can be played as a hobby game or used as a serious simulation for planning. It is a story telling game so it requires players who are inventive and creative. It uses over 50 character cards with original art so it is pretty.... [click here for more]
Doctor Frankenstein has just completed his hideous creation. He is revolted by what he has done and has run away from it. The players track the disaster Frankenstein’s decision causes. It is a game of science run amok and the immorality of avoiding responsibility. This is a board game. It includes a 16x21 inch map, cast of eight characters and rules. A laminated hardcopy of it is available... [click here for more]
If you've ever wondered how a Matrix Game works now you can find out. This two page document covers the basics. You will need to make up your own characters and scenario as well as a plot track (the steps you recommend the players take to tell a story - which they will ignore!) After that it is just arguing and dice rolling. ... [click here for more]