Posts Tagged ‘filler game’

Herbalism Review

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

Herbalism – the study of botany and use of plants for medicinal purposes. In Herbalism, you are an amateur herbalist, hoping to find the combination of herbs that will cure the terrible plague that has befallen your country. The first in a series of ga…

Cabooses in the Corner Preview

Posted on May 21st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Note: 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. The spectrum of board and card games extends on one end f…

Karuba: The Card Game Review

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

While HABA Games is known for their bright yellow boxes and excellent children’s games, they’ve actually been releasing quite a few crossover titles. From Rhino Hero to Adventure Land, they now publish games that you would consider playing without your…

Vampires vs Unicorns: Floor Wars Review

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

Tooth versus horn? The Vampire and Unicorn kingdoms are at war! In Vampires vs. Unicorns: Floor Wars you’ll channel your inner magician for a card throwing battle. Part cornhole, part paper airplanes, this one may not hit the mark for everyone. V…

Harvest Dice Review

Posted on February 22nd, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Roll and Writes are a genre of board games that are never going to get major attention. They are casual games (usually fillers) that, while they have a dedicated following of fans, aren’t going to generate headlines. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stil…

Go Nuts for Donuts Review

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

Gonuts for DonutsIn 2014, Gamewright Games brought us the popular “pick and pass” style game Sushi Go!. This game took the 7 Wonders style card drafting mechanic and distilled it down to its essence. It was a very successfully game that’s even made its way to iOS. I bring this up because Gamewright’s newest card game is […]

Loot Review

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

LootPirates. Once they were they were the darlings of the board game theme hivemind. Today, they still make the occasional appearance but they’re certainly not in vogue. One release from way back before even pirates were a thing is the card game Loot. It’s got a new printing from Gamewright. The concept of Loot is […]

Schotten Totten Review

Posted on October 6th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Schotten TottenThe title for Schotten Totten has a bit of a story to it. The word Schotten means “Scots” or Scottish people in German. Totten apparently comes from another phrase in German using the word Hottentotten, a derogatory term for a certain tribe in Africa. It basically means that the customs of these people, misunderstood by […]

Nuked Review

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

Nuked ReviewI don’t know what it is about the post-apocalyptic genre, but I’ve always gravitated towards it. Logically, I shouldn’t – it’s the fall of civilization and no one wants that. I mean I like hot water and cold beverages and can do without roving bands of raiding mutants. Maybe it was growing up with movies […]