BOARD GAME

Golem Arcana releasing on August 13

by 3 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 4 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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Treads, Lasers and Gears, Oh My! – Volt

by 4 months ago

I love everything about robots, from their motors to their circuit boards, mapping algorithms and motion planning algorithms. Both real and fictional 'bots fascinate me. So much that I went …

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Tiny Epic Kingdoms makes its way to Kickstarter today

by 4 months ago

When most people talk about microgames, they think of a small number of cards and a couple of cubes.  While that is true in some cases, Gamelyn Games has created …

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William Wallace with a bazooka – Duel of Ages II Basic Set and Master Set review

by 4 months ago

Blackbeard the Pirate is on a mission. He cautiously descends the slope of the mesa until his goal, Lith's Lair, is in sight. His quest: to offer one of the …

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Days of Wonder announces Five Tribes

by 4 months ago

Days of Wonder is known for publishing games that are easy to learn and accessible to just about anyone.  They also don't publish many games each year, so when they …

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Monday Tabletop Kickstarter Update – Bees, Fighters and Science!

by 4 months ago

Hello! Welcome to this week's belated Tabletop Kickstarter Update! With all of the excitement at E3 and the lesser known Origins, this is coming to you a little late. You …

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That is not how I roll – Unita

by 5 months ago

Often when discussing games people will focus on either the theme or the mechanisms included. Like that one time you played a game about saving the world from disease, or …

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“Everybody calls me a racketeer. I call myself a businessman.” – Bootleggers

by 5 months ago

The title of this review is a quote from Alphonse Gabriel Capone, leader of The Chicago Outfit. Al was a "businessman" specializing in the distribution of beverages of an intoxicating …

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