Games played – January 2019

Here are all the games I have played in January, and my thoughts on them. Keyforge (6) I have been really impressed by this card game from FFG. I played in a ‘Sealed Deck’ tournament at Boards and Swords Hobbies at the end of last month – probably something I would not have considered doing with any other card game. However, since this game’s USP is that each deck is unique and complete, there is no pay-to-win aspect that you might find with any other CCG. Good gameplay coupled with a strategy of learning your deck synergy means that it’s a game that maintains your interest. I’ve been really impressed with it. Castle Ravenloft (4) / The Temple of Elemental Evil (1) These games are dungeon hack-and-slash, with combat mechanics based on the D&D RPG. They are decent enough games in and of themselves, but have an added bonus of providing¬†miniatures and dungeon floor tiles that can be used in other games. Whilst Ravenloft is fairly straight forward in approach, with each sce

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