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Are Card Games Cool Again? | MONG

illgrillchill writes:
"When I was in elementary school, a major Japanese franchise hit American shores: Pokémon. Before I knew it, Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue swept the schools, with the card game quickly following. The cards were exhilarating: purchasing booster packs with the chance of getting rare cards, boxed sets guaranteeing you to get some powerful cards, and even the allure of debating with your friends whether or not a trade is “fair”made for exhilarating playground debate."
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imtheman20131210d ago

Were they ever not cool? I think it depends on who you ask, and what card game you're talking about.

Jdoki1210d ago

My thoughts exactly!! :)

illgrillchill1210d ago

Right, I absolutely agree that it depends who you ask. However, the uptick on card game video games is certainly something that needs to be acknowledged.

Codewow1210d ago

Well, I absolutely love Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and if Nintendo decides to bring a virtual pokemon card game to the table I'm sure I'd love that too.

KakashiHotake1210d ago

I don't think they've ever been cool, but HearthStone is addictive. I never thought I would get into card games but that one just reeled me in. Don't knock it till you try it.

Sheed1210d ago

I don't think they'll appeal to school yard children as much as they did in the past due to all the tech kids got these days.

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