Set Reading Saturday

This is an idea I have for a series where I show a random set of units and then talk about how I'd approach the set, explaining my thought process as best I can. If people like it I can do one every Saturday. Since set reading involves drawing on many different strategic concepts, I... Continue Reading →

Short Term vs Long Term

One of the more interesting types of decision you have to make in Prismata is whether to invest in the long term or the short term. Compare Tarsier and Grimbotch: Tarsier is a long term investment, since it takes a while to build and sticks around for the rest of the game. Grimbotch is a... Continue Reading →

Absorber Rankings

Edit: Units are up-to-date as of February 3rd, 2019.   It's time to learn more about the different absorbers in the game. In The Standard Style I recommended that you go for the biggest absorber in the set - the idea being, absorb is broken, so you want to get as much absorb as possible.... Continue Reading →

Kicking off the Blog

Prismata's going to release soon! As you probably know, the game's been in closed alpha for a long time, and so there's a small circle of players who have been playing it competitively for a long time. Because of this, there's a lot of knowledge about how to play the game well that isn't formally... Continue Reading →

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