Posts Tagged ‘worker placement’

Rise to Nobility Review

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

There are things in life that are perfectly understandable. Things like buying German cars because they’re well made and can go round corners; wearing a crash helmet when riding a motorbike; sacking work off to go to the pub and drink in the beer garde…

UK Games Expo 2018: Holding On: The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr – First Thoughts

Posted on June 13th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

“He has moments of lucidity, but mostly, the things he says come in fragments, I don’t think he even knows where he is.  If we could piece together all these things he talks about, maybe he’d let go, and go peacefully.”Holding On: The Troubled Life of …

Kitchen Rush Review

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

In our Kitchen Rush review, we take a look at a real-time worker placement game in which you are trying to move around a busy restaurant kitchen and complete orders.
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This War of Mine: The Board Game Review

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

In our This War of Mine: The Board Game review, we look at a survival game from Awaken Realms based on the award-winning This War of Mine video game.
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Empires: Age of Discovery Review

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

It would appear that we at Polyhedron Collider are a shower of dirty liars and hypocrites. "What is the reason for this confession?" you may ask. It seems that we may have made the statement on an earlier podcast that “it’s not all about the …

Dwar7s Fall Review

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

I think I must secretly be a Dwarf. At 175 cm tall, it’s hard to justify that statement, but I have a beard, I don’t mind being underground, I like large stone structures, I enjoy drinking ale and I listen to loud music. So, I’m going with it. This kinship I’ve just made up is going to be used to thinly explain why I find Dwarfs’ Fall from Vesuvius Media so appealing, at least the idea of it anyway.


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Dwar7s Fall Review

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

I think I must secretly be a Dwarf. At 175 cm tall, it’s hard to justify that statement, but I have a beard, I don’t mind being underground, I like large stone structures, I enjoy drinking ale and I listen to loud music. So, I’m going with it. This kinship I’ve just made up is going to be used to thinly explain why I find Dwarfs’ Fall from Vesuvius Media so appealing, at least the idea of it anyway.


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Light boardgames night

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

I sat down today with my friends Jim and Pixie to play two light worker placement and area control games…Lords of Waterdeep by Wizards of the Coastand Mission: Red Planet (second edition) by Fantasy Flight GamesPixie came wearing a dice necklace for …

New Bedford Kickstarter Preview

Posted on November 12th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

This post is not a review, but a preview for a game that is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter. Final art, components, and rules are subject to change.Dice Hate Me Games was one of the first board game publishers to get their start on Kickstarter…

Argent: The Consortium Review

Posted on November 4th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Argent: The Consortium is the newest game from Level 99 Games. It was wildly successful on Kickstarter back in January, funding over 450%. In Argent, players use their wizards to earn enough votes from the consortium of a university in order to become …