Posts Tagged ‘Hand Management’

Spaceteam Review

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Spaceteam review, we take a look at a real-time cooperative card game in which you must work together to repair your broken spaceship.
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SpyNet Review

Posted on November 1st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

SpynetIf there’s one designer whose name is legend amongst card gamers, it’s Richard Garfield. The designer of Magic: The Gathering and Android: Netrunner has a distinguished repertoire, but he still has the occasional misstep. Whenever he delivers a new game, especially a card game, it’s a tense moment to digest it and decide if it’s […]

King Frog Review

Posted on November 1st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

King FrogMany game designs set up grand themes and try to connect abstractions of reality with elegant mechanisms. Designers steep themselves in the world of their games honing the minutiae of decision structures. The rabbit hole goes deep and produces all sorts of types of games. Just as crucial is the role of the consumer in […]

Onirim (Second Edition) Review

Posted on October 31st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Onirim review, we take a look at a solo and two-player cooperative card game in which you play as Dreamwalkers attempting to escape a labyrinth.
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Paramedics: Clear! Review

Posted on October 31st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Paramedics: Clear!Some games give you a chance to relax, turn off your brain, and enjoy an almost zen like experience. Tokaido comes to mind, a nice leisure stroll through ancient Japan. And then there are games like Paramedics: Clear! who run up to your board game shelf and punch those games in the face, all while […]

Cast the Ritual Preview

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Cast The RitualNote: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. Classic card games have a particular allure. There’s a steady comfort with multiple games with the same cards, and games usually keep the rules pretty simple and straightforward. This is the formula that keeps them played […]

Top 10 Economic Board Games

Posted on October 17th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

We would not like to include Monopoly in our top 10 economic board games, although it is the best economic game, so let’s consider it an undeniable classic and estimate other games. At each level of the rating is a gorgeous opportunity to show their strategy and develop the entrepreneurial skill. 10.      Power Grid […]

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Outpost: Siberia Review

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

Outpost: SiberiaWhen I look at Outpost: Siberia, I have memories of watching John Carpenter’s The Thing. You’re stuck in a frozen outpost, being terrorized by monsters. What’s not to love? Well unless you are actually there I guess. Outpost: Siberia is a cooperative card game designed by veteran game designers Jonathan Gilmour (Wasteland Express Delivery Service) […]

5-Minute Dungeon Review

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

In our 5-Minute Dungeon review, we look at a real-time cooperative card game in which you work together to get through a dungeon full of obstacles and enemies!
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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 […]

Train Heist Review

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

Train HeistWhile I don’t always gravitate towards the old west theme, if there is one niche of that genre that’s sure to suck me in, it’s the train heist. Gearing up, forming a plan, and attacking a moving target. It has all the elements needed for an entertaining evening. So with that in mind, today we […]

Dwarven Smithy Preview

Posted on September 19th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Dwarven SmithyNote: 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. In Dwarven Smithy, players take the role of blacksmithing dwarves trying to craft the most expensive and prestigious items. All, of course, in the pursuit of making […]

The Goonies Adventure Card Game Review

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

The Goonies Adventure Card GameNostalgia can be a powerful thing and publishers must be realizing that. Lately we have been seeing a resurgence of games based on 80’s IP. Back to the Future, Ghostbusters, Terminator 2, and now The Goonies. Designed by Ben Pinchback and Matt Riddle (Morocco, Back to the Future Card Game), The Goonies Adventure Card Game […]