BOARD GAME

Expand Your Vocabulary: Wordsy Review

by 1 week ago

I remember the moment that broke Scrabble for me. The ubiquitous word game had always been enjoyable until a scholar once told me the secret. “Memorize all the two letter …

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Crazy Eights: Jon Egia on Ether Wars

by 2 weeks ago

Burning Games is most notably known for FAITH: The Sci-Fi RPG.  It is a system that doesn't use any dice.  However, they have a Kickstarter for a new game that relies heavily …

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Trial and Errors: High Treason! The Trial of Louis Riel Review

by 2 weeks ago

Louis Riel, the leader of a military rebellion against the Canadian government, has been captured and now stands trial. Two forces step forth: a prosecutor, who promises to bring justice …

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CMON Limited publishing Banana Bandits

by 2 weeks ago

Most of the time we think about board games horizontally.  We lay out the board, deal cards, and put pieces on the board where applicable.  However, you don't hear about …

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Arcane Wonders bringing out the Spoils of War in April 2017

by 2 weeks ago

Arcane Wonders is most well-know for the Mage Wars series, although they also publish the games in the Dice Tower Essentials line.  They are expanding out even more now with …

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Breaking Away: Escape from Colditz Review

by 3 weeks ago

For anything to be considered a classic, it’s got to stand the test of time. Movies need to be enduring. Music needs to be timeless. What about board games? The …

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Cool Mini Or Not and Cranio Creations to Publich Lorenzo il Magnifico and Updated Council of 4

by 3 weeks ago

Cool Mini Or Not and Cranio Creations have already been collaborating to bring foreign games to the English language, starting off with Unusual Suspects. This relationship is going to continue …

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Shadowscape comes to Kickstarter on November 14th

by 3 weeks ago

It seems like several dungeon crawler style games are coming out on Kickstarter.  NSKN Games is bringing Shadowscape to Kickstarter on November 14th, and it's appropriate since it is set in …

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Mysterium coming to mobiles and PC

by 3 weeks ago

At GenCon 2015 a huge buzz was wrapped around Mysterium.  The line to get it filled up for the few copies sold.  It's available easily now, but Asmodee digital and …

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Crazy Eights: Benjamin Yamada on Way of the Fighter

by 4 weeks ago

While the fighting genre has a bit of a resurgence since Street Fighter IV was released, board games haven't had many games that simulate this action.  While there's Yomi and …

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Burger Up in stores today

by 4 weeks ago

It seems like a subset of board games involves food.  There's Wasabi, Sushi Go, Wok Star, and the upcoming Menu Masters.  A new game from Greenbrier Games is getting plated …

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Pompeii: Wrath of Vesuvius coming to Kickstarter

by 4 weeks ago

Kickstarter has allowed games with unique ideas to be published.  Sometimes they work, and sometimes they don't.  Punch-It Entertainment is coming out with a game that includes bluffing, building, and...tile-laying?  The …

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