BOARD GAME

PAX South: We check out the prototype of Zombie Tower 3D

by 4 months ago

Laura stumbled on a prototype game that caught her eye at PAX South in San Antonio.  The game, Zombie Tower 3D, is already a hit in Japan, but this Summer …

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Manifest Destiny — Nations Dynasties Expansion Review

by 4 months ago

Civilization building games have always held a certain fascination with gamers. The ability to play an immortal leader, bringing a fledgling empire to ultimate glory, has long been a staple …

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Fantasy Flight Games announces X-Wing System Open

by 4 months ago

Fantasy Flight Games has struck it big with the X-Wing Miniatures Game.  It didn't  hurt that they were able to release a new starter set with the release of The …

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Of Secret Agents and Travel Agents — Mission: Red Planet Review

by 4 months ago

EXT. LAUNCHING PAD—DAY RECRUITER Listen up, chums! I’ve heard news from the Scientific Society, and get this: there are Victory Points on Mars! General excited murmuring from crowd. This news …

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Aces High — Wings for the Baron Review

by 4 months ago

One of the great ironies of the destructiveness of war is that it often breeds technological advances. World War II saw innovations such as rockets and the atomic bomb. Go …

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Wanderlust — Carcassonne: Over Hill and Dale Review

by 4 months ago

There was a time before the current boom in board gaming that being a gamer meant you liked to break out Monopoly or play a spirited game of Boggle. Gaming …

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Walk the Line — Tokaido Review

by 4 months ago

There is only one word that can adequately describe Tokaido: Zen. It is a relaxing and simple game. Players are pilgrims traversing the Tokaido road, the scenic route between Edo …

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Be a better mayor in Quadropolis

by 4 months ago

When Asmodee acquired the Days of Wonder brand, I wondered what would happen to it.  While they had a hit with Five Tribes, I wondered if we would just get …

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Biergarten sets up Kickstarter, drinks ensue

by 4 months ago

There are days when I wonder what it'd be like to own a restaurant or game store.  Who knows, maybe I'll open one if I hit the jackpot of the …

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Tiny Epic Western shooting up Kickstarter

by 4 months ago

While Gamelyn Games has a few other games under their belts, they are probably best known for their Tiny Epic series.  Putting big experiences in small boxes seems to be …

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Ninja Division to publish Mage Company titles in North America

by 4 months ago

Ninja Division is well known for their miniatures games which include the Super Dungeon Explore series, Alien vs. Predator, Relic Knights, and the upcoming Ninja All-Stars.  Mage Company have done …

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Dungeon exploring together — Super Dungeon Explore: Forgotten King review

by 5 months ago

I remember playing Super Dungeon Explore and feeling that it was a great representation of Gauntlet. While I really enjoy the original Super Dungeon Explore, a few issues came up. …

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