Emergence Event $60.00 Emergence Event is an exciting new competitive space exploration game for 2-4 players. Each player controls a captain who commands their species’ capital ship. With a unique deck of captain cards, individual strengths, and special abilities, each captain offers players a very different game experience. Players seek to explore and […]
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Any miniature painting project of mine that reaches the mid-point stage always gets its own group shot. These set of Starfleet Survivors and Zombies painted using pieces from the Last Night on Earth board game are no different. So without further ado, …
Gaming, as a hobby, is one of the most rewarding things I do. It gives me a sense of adventure and accomplishment for pennies on the dollar of what REAL adventure and accomplishment cost, but from my experience, a hobby … Continue reading →
Viking battle game Blood Rage, one of Polyhedron Collider’s games to look forward to in 2015, has hit Kickstarter. Not only did the game fund in minutes it looks like it’s going to be another Kickstarter smash hit.
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RESISTOR_ is a card game about hacking but is nothing like real hacking. Then again hacking as shown in the movies is nothing like real hacking. Real hacking is rather boring to watch, and rather bewildering to do. RESISTOR_ on the other hand is enormous fun, even if it does make your brain hurt some times.
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Check out our video review of Sentinels of the Multiverse! It’s also been added to the Game Rating System. See how it’s rated for you!
Extra Extra! A game by Andrew Bond For 2-5 players, 90-150 minutes, ages 12 and up Game type: Worker placement, bidding INTRODUCTION Stop the presses! Stories are coming in from around the world, but you have a limited amount of money, a few reporters, and a race against all the other newspapers to get […]
In this no quite a play through and not quite a review Matt talks about the best part of Sheriff of Nottingham (lying, bribing, and stretching the truth) while having some fun. Sheriff of Nottingham is a bluffing game for the whole family. I look forward to posting a family play through in […]
Realm of Heroes $34.99 SRP From the depths of the kingdom, armies are on the move and castles have been fortified … war is in the air. The General and the Heir, the Fiend and the Vizier, the Barbarian and the Dark One – all prepare to take the land by force. Only the […]
Clockwork Kingdom $59.99 The king has unexpectedly died and has left the kingdom without a successor. With your army of loyal steam-powered automatons to do your bidding, you will compete for resources, power, and influence. Choose wisely when deciding where to send your servants, whether to get supplies from the market, build useful […]
I will still be having an 11th Annual Wargaming Birthday Bash on my actual birthday (Wednesday the 25th) and it WILL be a miniature war game!! If all goes according to plan I’ll be running a great big game of Galleys and Galleons! (or if things don’t go according to plan, it may well be some other game using the Song of Blades and Heroes engine – possible Flying Lead or Fear and Faith..?)
Bullfrogs $29.95 “Just as water retains no constant shape, in warfare there are no constant conditions.” – Sun Tzu Weapons clash, water splashes and the booming battle cries of armored bullfrogs ring out across the moonlit swamp. Amphibian armies leap from lily pad to lily pad in their desperate struggle to win control of […]
Penny Press Set during the tumultuous ‘yellow journalism’ years at the end of the 19th century, Penny Press has players taking on the roles of newspaper barons as they strive to become the dominant paper in old New York City. On each turn, you’ll be able to take one action with your reporters (placing […]
Templecon appears to be the place where Privateer Press announce their big news for the year and the big one for us board gamers is the announcement of The Undercity, a fully cooperative dungeon crawling adventure game set in the Iron Kingdoms world of Warmachine.
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“This is the next great American Game” It’s a phrase you hear a lot through this documentary which is coincidentally the name of the film. The Next Great American Game follows the journey of Randall Hoyt, a designer and artist who thinks he has in his possession the next board game to take America by storm. Randall is also bipolar and the documentary not only follows Randall’s journey into the world of hobby gaming, it also follows his ups and downs as he deals with his condition.
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Fidelitas $20.00 In Fidelitas, players take on the role of faithful citizens in a medieval city who are exerting influence in order to gain the credibility needed to lead the charge against the corrupt crown. Players play character cards to various locations that make up the city in order to meet conditions of […]
If you’re a member of the armed forces of the Imperium of Man, there’s a simple rule, don’t let those filthy Xenos or heretic scum anywhere near holy Terra. Unfortunately if you’re a player of Fantasy Flight’s Relic, you obviously haven’t been doing your job as the latest expansion heads to Earth.
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Frome Game Salute Londonderry, NH – 2/1/2015: Andrew Hunzicker designed Capture – A Medieval Wargame in the 1980s, when he was in his early 20s. The story of the game is quite an extraordinary one, as the now 50 year old first time designer details in a video on the game’s Kickstarter page. Capture isn’t […]
Coconuts Duo $25.95 In this game, you use your monkey launcher and your skill to fling coconuts into cups, claim them, and place them on your board. By stacking a pyramid of six cups you win the game and can claim the title of the monkey king, but beware of the new powerful magic cards […]
Forge War $70.00 The wild lands are growing restless. The king has called upon all able-bodied men to push back the creeping edges of the map. As the leader of a fledgling adventurer’s guild, you are tasked with gathering resources, forging weapons and slaying epic monsters of the wilderness to earn riches and prestige […]