Posts Tagged ‘board game’

Miremarsh – Review

Posted on June 19th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The UK Games Expo is finally over this year and I hope everyone enjoyed Kenny’s coverage of it all. The great thing about these shows is the […]

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Darwin’s Choice Kickstarter Review

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

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Darwin's Choice Kickstarter Review

My wildebeest-frog has adapted well to its environment, it doesn’t require much food, is happy on both land and sea and, being the only herbivore around, it currently has no competition for food. It may not be the flashiest of creatures but it’s a survivor and if I can just get the species to thrive for the rest of the game it should rack up some points.

But planet Earth is a fickle mother and environmental changes mean that the lush coastline that was its habitat is now a desert of ice. There’s no plants to eat and the other neighbouring environments are just as inhospitable, and because none of the cards in my hand offer any kind of frost resistance, the humble wildebeest-frog is now a footnote in a palaeontologist’s textbook.

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The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 41 – Hard City, Darwin’s Choice and Stuffed Fables

Posted on May 14th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Get the air horn ready, because it’s another episode of the Polyhedron Collider Cast. We start by comparing board game collection sizes with the Secret Cabal before we get excited by the new X-Wing games (well Steve does anyway). We then review Kicksta…

Vanguards of War assemble to defend the Church

Posted on May 14th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

We have received Vanguards of War recently so today we are going to have a quick look at what the game is all about. Vanguards […]

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Warhammer Underworlds Shadespire: Surviving Against Magore’s Fiends

Posted on May 1st, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I like to think it comes across as no secret that I adore Warhammer Underworlds to the ends of the Earth. I find the game […]

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The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 40 – Vadoran Gardens, Rise to Nobility and Dungeons and Dragons

Posted on April 26th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

We are back with another helping of tabletop gaming chat, board game reviews and all kinds of nonsense about everything else.  In this week’s podcast episode we talk about cutesy pie card laying game Vadoran Gardens, novelty wine glasses, dice placemen…

I try Cthulhu Wars by Peterson Games

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

So I went to 1d4con last weekend, and I’m glad I did.  The convention is setup very differently from the HMGS conventions that I like to go to, and that is a point in their favor.  For one thing, 1D4con … Continue reading

Pocket Mars Review

Posted on April 18th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

“Mars is there, waiting to be reached.” – Buzz AldrinMars.  The Red Planet.  The Roman God of War has hung in the night sky capturing the imagination of man, and drawing the creative mind to it like gravity since it was first gazed upon.  In the last f…

Dragonfire Full Playthrough

Posted on April 11th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

My Dragonfire play through and review. This is my first attempt at a real play through. Dragonfire is a fully cooperative deck builder where I would say you must cooperate or die. Dragonfire is set in the realm of Dungeons and Dragons and is made by Catalyst Game Labs. I hope you like it. I […]

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…

Junta

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Last week we had something completely different. It was board game called Junta. Few weeks ago Michael invited us to play it, despite some concerns about it from few of us. For those, who don’t know the game. It is about some fictional banana republic …

Incantris 4-Player Battle Report

Posted on January 15th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Quiet a while ago, we got another game of Incantris. In this post, we outline that game and discuss how
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Incantris 4-Player Battle Report

Posted on January 15th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Quiet a while ago, we got another game of Incantris. In this post, we outline that game and discuss how
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Aliens versus Predator: The Hunt Begins (2nd Edition) – Worth Picking Up?

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

It’s no secret that sci-fi is kinda my thing. Lasers, aliens, space ships, it’s all good by me! So when efforts to combine two of […]

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Showcase: Blood Rage Miniatures (Monsters)

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

In this post, we take a look at the monster miniatures from the board game Blood Rage by CMON (as painted
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Showcase: Blood Rage Miniatures (Monsters)

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

In this post, we take a look at the monster miniatures from the board game Blood Rage by CMON (as painted
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Past – 2017

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Damn, that was fast! Another year of lots of stuff happening, and also a few games played. In this post I will talk about what games I played (and didn’t play) and generally how my gaming year of 2017 went. In the next post I will talk about what I’m looking forward to or hope to play in 2018.Let’s have a look…

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There haven’t been anything like our Imperial Assault campaign in

Zoo Ball Review – Update

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

This post is a quick update to our original Review of Zoo Ball from October 18, 2017. The Contents of
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Zoo Ball Review – Update

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

This post is a quick update to our original Review of Zoo Ball from October 18, 2017. The Contents of
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Zoo Ball Review – Update

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

This post is a quick update to our original Review of Zoo Ball from October 18, 2017.The Contents of the Zoo Ball game by Osprey GamesIn the original review, I thought Zoo Ball was a good game but criticized it on the cost of the box and the wrinkles o…

New Angeles – First Impressions

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

The city falls.

Yesterday I went to my first JIGG (Japan International Gaming Guild) board game meetup since 2010 and it turned out there were still a couple of familiar faces hanging around, and a bunch of new ones of course. It was good being back and playing games! I started out playing a couple of games of Roll for the Galaxy, a game I own but have only played twice, and it reminded me of

New Angeles – First Impressions

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

The city falls.

Yesterday I went to my first JIGG (Japan International Gaming Guild) board game meetup since 2010 and it turned out there were still a couple of familiar faces hanging around, and a bunch of new ones of course. It was good being back and playing games! I started out playing a couple of games of Roll for the Galaxy, a game I own but have only played twice, and it reminded me of

Showcase: The Minis of Sword & Sorcery by Ares Games (Painted by Ullr’s Table)

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

In this post, we take a look at the miniatures in the board game Sword & Sorcery by Ares Games, as painted by Ullr’s Table. These minis are from the Kickstarter version of the game, but we will start by displaying some of the minis in the Retail Ve…

Showcase: The Minis of Sword & Sorcery by Ares Games (Painted by Ullr’s Table)

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

In this post, we take a look at the miniatures in the board game Sword & Sorcery by Ares Games, as painted by Ullr’s Table. These minis are from the Kickstarter version of the game, but we will start by displaying some of the minis in the Retail Ve…

Battle Report – ARISTEIA! – Ep 01 ‘Scorched Earth’

Posted on November 10th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  It’s fight night and time to watch the most popular show in the Human Sphere! The Aristos are all set on #TeamOrange and #TeamGreen to face each other in a match of Scorched Earth…. Join this discussion on Facebook HERE: https://www.facebook.com/groups/272243899912857/ Check out the Rulebook free HERE: https://aristeiathegame.com/downloads Advertisements