BOARD GAME

Dicey Peaks climbs onto Kickstarter today

by 3 weeks ago

If you've played anything from Calliope Games, then you know that they make fun, accessible family games.  Today they've launched a new game on Kickstarter that looks to continue that …

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Sword Art Online board game funds in four hours

by 4 weeks ago

The world of Sword Art Online is ripe for games, especially with the possibility of different settings with the different virtual worlds.  Lots of people must be excited about the …

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IELLO bringing Arena: For the Gods in June

by 4 weeks ago

It's not uncommon for players to battle fantastical heroes in dungeons or space stations.  What if they were fighting each other in a colosseum?  That looks like the premise of Arena: …

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My Kingdom for a Move: The Rose King Review

by 1 month ago

It’s seems absurd to consider any war with a bit of romanticism, but there is a certain passion derived from the War of the Roses, the struggle for the English …

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Control the Tower of London

by 1 month ago

It seems like area control games highlight trying to conquer nations until only one army remains.  It sounds like WizKids has a unique take on the genre with the just …

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Crazy Eights: John Coveyou on Cytosis: A Cell Biology Board Game

by 1 month ago

It seems like conquering the world, trading in the Mediterranean, and exploring dungeons are themes that perpetuate the board gaming world.  Sometimes a game has such a unique theme that …

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Monopoly’s new lineup announced

by 1 month ago

Not long ago the Monopoly tokens were put up to a vote to see which ones would survive to get a place in the new version and which would be …

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A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game announced

by 1 month ago

The Game of Thrones HBO series has definitely made a splash in pop culture.  While several games using the Game of Thrones theme have explored the politics and intrigue, there …

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Restoration Games bringing back Stop Thief

by 1 month ago

While apps are a recent innovation integrated with board games, the use of electronic devices has been around for a while.  The Dark Tower game was one that was gamers …

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Renegade announces Flip Ships

by 1 month ago

Kane Klenko designed one of the surprise games for me last year, FUSE.  Since then Renegade Game Studios announced Flatline, a game set in the same universe.  Well, it seems …

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Cytosis heading to Kickstarter next week

by 2 months ago

Sometimes it's hard to be noticed in the Kickstarter crowd.  However, when Stonemaier Games takes notice, then you know it's something that stands out.  Cytosis, the highest rated game at …

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Crazy Eights: Weta Workshop on Giant Killer Robots: Heavy Hitters!

by 2 months ago

When I was at Origins at the Cryptozoic booth, I saw a giant mech statue.  While awaiting my appointment I started talking with someone who was very excited to tell me …

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