BOARD GAME

Roy Thomas to Write Introduction to Conan: Rise of Monsters

by 2 months ago

Conan the Barbarian was the foundation of many fantasy staples that endure today, and now I am pleased to see the property coming back in style all over the tabletop …

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Kingdomino gets Spiel des Jahres nomination

by 2 months ago

The Spiel des Jahres announced every year are a huge boon to the board games that are nominated.  While this often is geared towards the European market, the world takes …

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Ex Libris coming in fall 2017

by 2 months ago

It seems like board games are coming up with more interesting themes than video games these days.  From creating a stained-glass window to rolling a character, there's more out there. …

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Ares Games announces Origins 2017 lineup

by 3 months ago

While Gen Con and Essen seem to be the big conferences that get a large number of new releases.  However, Ares Games has announced that at Origins Game Fair 2017, …

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Metal Dawn funding on Kickstarter

by 3 months ago

If you've seen any sci-fi movies, then you probably already know that the impending robot apocalypse is on its way.  For those not ready to bow down to our android …

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Get double the Dark Dealings on Kickstarter

by 3 months ago

The mechanic used in For Sale of gaining cards from one deck by using cards from another deck hasn't been used very often.  However, Dark Dealings does this well by …

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Renegade announces Atlas: Enchanted Lands

by 3 months ago

Cards can be a way to create flexibility within card games.  While they can show off statistics and give instruction, designers are trying to implement them in new and unique …

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CMON Limited ending Ankama distribution

by 3 months ago

When the Krosmaster series first came out, Japanime Games handled distribution for it.  About a year or so ago, CMON Limited started handling the distribution of those products.  However, according …

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Ares Games announced partnership with Galakta

by 3 months ago

Sometimes getting a game published isn't the difficult part.  Getting a game available to conventions and to game stores can be a difficult task.  Galakta used Kickstarter to get funds …

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Flying the profitable skies — Aviation Tycoon Preview

by 3 months ago

It’s not uncommon for games to put you in the position of a shrewd business owner, trying to make a profit. Some of them give you the opportunity to own …

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Street Masters is bringing the fight to the table top

by 3 months ago

I can still remember playing side-scrolling beat-em-up games in the arcades.  Double Dragon and Final Fight were staples amongst the many machines populating the room.  Later the X-Men, Teenage Mutant …

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The Big Bang: Planetarium Review

by 3 months ago

Many kids’ first experience with the wonders of the galaxy came from the inside of an inflatable dome that filled school gymnasiums. There was something magical about seeing those tiny …

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