Sprites and Dice: PAX East 2015: My Friend Kirsi Won't Stop Beating Me at Titans Tactics
I saw a lot of really great indie games at PAX East 2015, but there's one that stood taller than any of the others on the merits of its incredibly tight rules, depth of play and engaging system while still maintaining easy-to-grasp rules.
PAX East 2015: My Friend Kirsi Won't Stop Beating Me at Titans Tactics
"Titans Tactics is more akin to Chess or Go than most other modern games because it made the bold design choice to have no randomness in it. There's no dice, no shuffled decks, no spin counters. After you decide who plays first and second, the entirety of the game is in your hands."