BOARD GAME

The Dice Tower Essentials line is going Viral

by 2 weeks ago

So far the Dice Tower Essentials line has been a huge hit with Onitama, Sheriff of Nottingham, and Royals.  Now Arcane Wonders has announced the next game under that label, …

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Just go and Truck Off on Kickstarter now

by 3 weeks ago

Microbreweries are a hot commodity, and it seemed like a couple of years go several board games came out with some kind of beer theme.  Food trucks and local restaurants …

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Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea arrives on Kickstarter

by 4 weeks ago

I have been impressed with Gamelyn Games and how they package a great experience in a small box.  With the size of game boxes these days, it's refreshing to see …

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Rather Dashing’s next game belongs in a museum

by 4 weeks ago

While Carcassonne is one of the games listed often as a gateway game, there aren't many tile-laying games.  Rather Dashing has created several of them, and their next game isn't about monsters …

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Element coming out in March

by 1 month ago

In late August Rather Dashing announced that they were releasing the abstract game Element.  Here's what they have said about the game: Fire. Water. Earth. Wind. These four Elements have …

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FLATLINE coming from Renegade Gaming Studios

by 1 month ago

FUSE was one of the biggest surprises for me last year.  (Be sure to check out my review.)  I admit that I wouldn't find it exciting, but the real-time nature …

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Mysterium haunting your mobile devices

by 1 month ago

Mysterium had a huge amount of hype behind it in 2015.  The limited number of copies at Gen Con that year sold out very quickly.  While I wouldn't have thought …

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Just another day in Myrathia: WarQuest Review

by 1 month ago

The most well-known area control board game has to be Risk.  While other games like Axis and Allies and Samurai Swords had more depth, pushing the Roman numerals around the …

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Fireside Games announces Hotshots

by 1 month ago

Fireside Games is well known for it's successful Panic series of games.  If you are a fan of cooperative games, it's likely that at least one of them is on …

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Violence Inherent in the System: Fief France 1429 Review

by 1 month ago

Medieval times were hardly for the faint of heart. Treachery, wars, plagues, and famine were all too commonplace. Lords of the period were in a constant battle for power and …

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Vote on your favorite Monopoly pieces now

by 1 month ago

Not long ago the iconic pieces of a Monopoly game were always the same, but not long ago a vote was made and a cat was put into the game. …

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Call Me Ishmael: New Bedford Review

by 2 months ago

New Bedford is certainly not the first game to be released with an unconventional theme. Greater than Game’s release about eighteenth century whaling is no more unique than, say, Takenoko’s …

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