A lot of folks won't bother clicking from here over to your blog. You will likely be better served posting a synopsis or the entire article here, with a link to the blog to get access to all of the pictures and the like.
Cheers for the report. It was a good read about a game that rarely gets any positive feedback. I agree some larger maps would be more fun to minimise the choke points. I tend to use 'square' shaped maps to remedy this. Good luck on your games room!