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Okey Dokey Review

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

In 2015, there was an unexpected nominee to the Spiel des Jahres. The game was called… The Game. While it wasn’t on any of our radars before, we gave it a try and I found it to be a decent game. Okey Dokey has a similar feel to The Game, but take…

Macroscope Review

Posted on December 11th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

MacroscopeGames that require an outside knowledge or skill to be successful are ultimately hit or miss for players. If you are not packed full of useless information or are an awful drawer, like me, your enjoyment of a certain game can be limited. While I love guessing what others were drawing in Pictionary or Telestrations, […]

AssassinCon Review

Posted on October 16th, 2017 under , . Posted by

AssassinconConventions are wonderful things. They allow people who share a similar passion to gather and enjoy what they love. There are conventions out there for board gamers, auto enthusiast, and even Abraham Lincoln presenters. Today, we will be looking at AssassinCon, a board game that explores the possibility of assassins all getting together at a […]

Coma Ward Preview

Posted on October 3rd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Coma WardNote: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game.This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. Pure horror movies are not very high on my movie watching list. While I do enjoy a psychological thriller, the mutilation and gore just doesn’t do anything […]

Interview with Kevin Burkhardsmeier of Game Toppers

Posted on September 28th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Game ToppersWhen I wandered the exhibit hall at Gen Con, I stopped by the Mayday games booth to check out the new games they had this year. To my surprise, there was something else at the booth that I didn’t expect to see. They had a sunken gaming table for all of their demos to be […]

Top 5 and Bottom 5 from Gen Con 2017

Posted on August 24th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Gen Con 2017The dust has settled and the population of Indianapolis has returned to normal after Gen Con 2017 has come to a close. I got to spend four fun filled days of seeing new games, talking to publishers, other media folks, and most importantly seeing friends. Today, I will give you a top and bottom 5 […]