BOARD GAME

Modiphius bringing back Siege of the Citadel

by 4 months ago

Modiphius had a successful Kickstarter campaign for the Mutant Chronicles RPG in 2014.  While getting together for an RPG may appeal to many, sometimes it's just nice to break out …

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Stonemaier Games launches Scythe on Kickstarter

by 4 months ago

Sometimes a game catches you with an intriguing theme.  Other times, it's the mechanics behind it.  I have to say with Stonemaier Games latest game Scythe, both look very interesting, …

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Hunters: Enter the Darkness launches Thursday on Kickstarter

by 4 months ago

One of the more popular video game genres out there is the MOBA.  The success of games like League of Legends can't be denied.  While there haven't been many board …

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So you want to play… HABA kids games

by 4 months ago

When I was contacted by HABA before Origins, I was excited to talk to them since they are known for great kids’ games in Germany. While some of their games …

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Put Your Cards on the Table – Viceroy Review

by 4 months ago

If a game is going to stay in your collection, it should fill a niche. It should do something well that nothing else in your collection provides. To me, Viceroy …

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Sir Arthur Vandalay – Queen’s Architect Review

by 5 months ago

There are a lot of great family board games on the market today with simple yet engaging mechanisms and themes. What I honestly haven’t seen a lot of is a …

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Ares bringing Sword and Sorcery to Kickstarter

by 5 months ago

The thought of a dungeon crawl is not new to the gaming world.  Dungeons and Dragons is the game probably most thought of when this genre comes up.  Recently several …

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To Boldly Go…Somewhere—Emergence Event review

by 5 months ago

I gazed at the main view screen and let it all wash over me. There it was. A world unglimpsed by humanity. A destination that even fifty years ago was …

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Actually that’s a quirky enough title — Super Fantasy Ugly Snouts Assault review

by 5 months ago

“Be one of six brave adventures exploring a dungeon, collecting treasure, dodging traps, and… what the heck is that? Is that some kind of gremlin? “That’s an ugly snout, they …

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Create your lore on the battlefield — BattleLore Second Edition Review

by 5 months ago

I remember seeing BattleLore when Days of Wonder released it. It looked like an intimidating game, with fantasy characters battling across hex-based maps. Some maps seemed to sprawl over several …

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The Complex Napoleon — Hundred Days 20 Review

by 5 months ago

I could save everyone the trouble of reading the rest of the review and let you know that Victory Point’s Hundred Days 20 is a good game. But does that …

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Amazing 1 — Codenames Review

by 5 months ago

As a rule, I’m suspicious of tabletop game reviews. I get that we want to proselytize for our hobby, but the cost is a hyperbolic review cycle that tells gamers …

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