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Hail and Kill! Villainous Vikings

by 7 days ago

Having recently reviewed Victory Point Games’ The South Shall Rise Again, I had high expectations for their latest release, Villainous Vikings. In the tradition of a Euro-style historical strategy game, …

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Instant Fantasy – Review of Eight-Minute Empire: Legends

by 2 weeks ago

Forest Pixies, Dire Giants, Cursed Banshees, Ancient Phoenixes, Mountain Dwarves, Noble Unicorns, Night Hydras and others join you as you battle to dominate and retain a few undersized patches of …

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Alhambra Review

by 2 weeks ago

Fun Fact: In 1891 Evgraf Ferdorov formally proved that there are 17 distinct plane symmetry groups. These 'groups' define how a pattern can be permuted on a single, two dimensional …

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Prepare for the Golems — Golem Arcana available now

by 3 weeks ago

It's not uncommon to see board game translations available on tablets and phones.  In fact, they have proven popular sellers, and most have the ability to play with friends.  However, …

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Not just for one – Solitaire for Two

by 3 weeks ago

My absolute favorite thing about summer is enjoying the cool of the setting sun right as dusk sets in. After a long hot day, it is quite refreshing to find …

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Who’s your granddaddy- Legacy

by 1 month ago

There are many odd themed games out there. Collecting sushi, stacking penguins, and growing beans have all become staples on our gaming shelves. So I guess I shouldn't have been …

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King of Tombstone? – Review of Desperados of Dice Town

by 1 month ago

Board gaming has seen an explosion in dice-based games in the last few years, reflecting the popularity of King of Tokyo, Quarriors, Zombie Dice, Alien Frontiers, Castles of Burgundy, the …

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Golem Arcana releasing on August 13

by 2 months ago

While we have seen board games come with electronic devices, we are starting to see some integration with board games and tablets.  Golem Arcana looks unique in that it uses …

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Damn Yankees! The South Shall Rise Again

by 2 months ago

You’re reading this review for one of three reasons: 1) You like zombie games and want to see what this affordable entry in the genre is all about. 2) You’ve …

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A Song of War — A Game of Thrones: The Board Game, 2nd Edition

by 2 months ago

As a late-thirty something, I grew up when strategy board gaming reached its zenith of popularity and execution. Diplomacy remains the gold standard for hardcore paranoia for serious hobbyists with …

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Crazy Eights: Lance Hill of Funhill Games

by 2 months ago

Sometimes it is difficult to find unique mechanics within gaming, whether they be video or tabletop.  However, that doesn't mean that new ideas can't come from established mechanics.  When I …

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Establishing your very own crime syndicate – Dominare

by 2 months ago

Any good black box conceals the nasty insides that make it work. The city of Tempest is no different. Such a prosperous city is sure to have several underground forces …

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