Posts Tagged ‘Board Game News’

Origins 2018 Recap

Posted on June 20th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Another Origins Game Fair is in the books! I’m going to run through my experiences from last week, as well as my impressions from the newest games. As is my custom at this point, I went into Origins without any scheduled events to speak of, but played …

Coming Soon – SEAL Team Flix

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at SEAL Team Flix, an upcoming cooperative dexterity war game from WizKids.
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Coming Soon – Cahoots

Posted on April 25th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at Cahoots, an upcoming small-box cooperative card game from Gamewright.
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2017 Board Game Award Winners

Posted on April 20th, 2018 under , . Posted by

A couple of weeks ago we announced our nominees for our 5th Annual Board Game Awards. 2017 was a great year for tabletop gaming and we always enjoy taking one last look back at the year to recognize the best and most creative among them. Today we are e…

2017 Board Game Award Nominees

Posted on April 6th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Welcome to the 5th annual Board Game Quest Board Game Awards. Each Spring we like to take some time to honor the best and most creative board games that came out the previous year. We have a total of 11 award categories this year, with five nominees in…

Cool Stuff Inc Introduces “Authentic Product Guarantee”

Posted on March 29th, 2018 under . Posted by

There has been a growing concern among gamers of receiving a counterfeit board game when shopping online. What once seemed like an absurd proposition has now become a point of worry among board game enthusiasts. To help combat this, major online (and o…

Granite Games Summit Recap

Posted on March 16th, 2018 under , . Posted by

This past weekend I attended the Granite Games Summit (G2S) in Nashua, New Hampshire. Running from Friday to Sunday, G2S is a gathering of about 500 gamers from all over the New England area and beyond. Previously, I’ve only attended the larger gaming …

Coming Soon – Curio: The Lost Temple

Posted on March 9th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at Curio: The Lost Temple, an upcoming cooperative real-time escape room game from WizKids.
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Board Game Bento Thoughts

Posted on January 5th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Writers for Board Game Quest are occasionally asked to evaluate a product that we might not be the main consumers for. In the case of a board game subscription service, receiving a monthly drop of board games is something we’re familiar with as a matte…

Top 10 Board Games of 2017

Posted on December 29th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

As is the tradition here at BGQ, we close out the year with my Top 10 Games of 2017. This is always a hard list to write because there are always so many games I want to include. Plus, there are the Essen releases still trying to make their way across …

Shahrazad and The Lost Expedition Giveaway

Posted on December 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Osprey Games GiveawayAs everyone knows, we are in the holiday season of giving. And as the year wraps up, we figured there’s still time for one more board game giveaway. Thanks to the generosity of Osprey Games, we have a brand new copy of Shahrazad and The Lost Expedition to giveaway to one lucky person (one game per person). […]

New Games from PAX Unplugged 2017

Posted on November 22nd, 2017 under . Posted by

Betrayal LegacyWhile the inaugural PAX Unplugged was pretty thin in the new release department, we did get a chance to check out some upcoming games. If you are looking for our thoughts on the convention overall, check out yesterday’s recap article. Betrayal Legacy The big news announced at the convention was the Betrayal at House on […]

PAX Unplugged 2017 Recap

Posted on November 21st, 2017 under , . Posted by

Pax Unplugged RecapThe inaugural PAX Unplugged convention wrapped up this past weekend and I think most of us were really unsure as to what to expect. PAX has been able to rock the video game scene for a long time, but tabletop games are a different beast. I think growing pains for a first year convention are […]

Board Game Gift Guide 2017

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

2017 Board Game Gift GuideAs I’m sure almost all of you know, board games make the absolute best gifts. It’s a scientifically proven fact. And as we embark upon this years holiday season, I’m sure many of you are ready to get your shopping out of the way, rather than compete with the masses at the last minute. Well […]

PAX Unplugged Badge Giveaway

Posted on November 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

PAX Unplugged GiveawayNext week is the first annual (I assume it will be annual at least) PAX Unplugged Game Convention. The folks over at Penny Arcade definitely know how to put on a show, as their regular PAXs have always been outstanding. Yet this is the first year they are focusing on a convention for board games. […]

Coming Soon – Firefly Adventures: Brigands & Browncoats

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

Here we look at Firefly Adventures: Brigands & Browncoats, an upcoming cooperative game in which you get to play as your favorite Firefly characters.

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Help Make Board Game Quest Even Better

Posted on October 4th, 2017 under . Posted by

BGQ StaffAs most of you probably know, Board Game Quest has been bringing high quality board game content to the web for over five years now, with new articles posting almost every day. We have grown to include 8 different writers and cover a wide range of games, from family games to heavy 4 hour+ games. […]

Level Up My Game – Game Haul Game Night Bag

Posted on September 27th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Game Night BagEver since I started going to game night, my luggage has always been a point of fixation for me. In my roleplaying game days it was what kind of filing box to bring and how to tote all the miniatures. In my board game era, the bag chosen for game night has been slowly evolving. […]

Coming Soon – Pandemic: Rising Tide

Posted on September 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at Pandemic: Rising Tide, an upcoming cooperative board game from Matt Leacock, Jeroen Doumen, and Z-Man Games!

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Wasteland Express Delivery Service Giveaway

Posted on September 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

Wasteland Express Delivery Service Game ExperienceA few days ago we posted our review of Pandasauras’ new pick up and deliver game, Wasteland Express Delivery Service. This game created a lot of buzz at Gen Con this year and it’s not hard to see why. It’s a fantastic new game from designers Jon Gilmour, Matt Riddle, and Ben Pinchback that both […]