The Big House. The Slammer. The Joint. You’ve been a guest for long enough and now its time to make your break. But apparently you’re not the only human with a plan, and now the race is on to see who will Escape from Iron Gate before the alarm is sounded. Escape from Iron Gate […]
Auction games take many forms in the board gaming hobby. Sometimes auctions exist as a smaller part of a bigger game. In others, the auctions are the game. Well, Q.E. is definitely the latter. But you don’t even need to worry yourself here about managing your resources. They are infinite. Don’t worry about trying to […]
As gamers and game collectors, I doubt most of us ever look over our collections and think, “I really need more filler games.” But believe it or not these games are a necessity in any collection, especially when you have a short amount of time or are looking for something on the lighter side. Yes, […]
Trivia games can always be hit or miss with a group. It seems like there are always 1 or 2 people that know everything, and a couple of people that just suck at trivia. If you are terrible at remembering obscure answers to things, then chances are you never want to play a trivia game. […]
A few beetles, some mushrooms, and a couple of vials. That’s all you need to brew some of the world’s greatest potions. And as a potion maker, you want to be the best (of course), so that means it’s time to outwit your fellow alchemists as players duel for the right to be called the […]
Up? Turn? Flip? Is that red with red or red with green? Down? Are those stripes? Like a bizarro maze, Layers might have you turned around a little backward, sideways, and maybe even upside down. Can you figure out the pattern and stack your shapes in time? Layers is a pattern building puzzle game for […]
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. “Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.” ~William Shakespeare “It’s Good to be King.” ~Tom Petty Based on the popular phone app, Reigns: The Council […]
Sometimes a concept that’s so incredibly simple can be the most fun. A deck of cards, a few Tetris-style shapes, and three players. That’s all you need to play Team3, the new stacking game from publisher Brain Games (Ice Cool, Reef Route). What’s it about? Designers Alex Cutler and Matt Fantastic decided to take the […]
In our Letter Jam review, we take a look at a cooperative word game from Ondra Skoupý and Czech Games Edition. The post Letter Jam Review appeared first on Co-op Board Games.
In our Meeple Party review, we take a look at a cooperative puzzle-solving game from Heather O'Neill and 9th Level Games. The post Meeple Party Review appeared first on Co-op Board Games.
Isaac Asimov penned a series of short stories later to become collected anthologies involving the “what if” questions humanity is likely to have once robots become more than just automatons. When combined with artificial intelligence and a human appearance, robots transcend their intended function and could possibly take a different role in society altogether. However, […]
I have fond memories of playing Taboo with family and friends at gatherings probably 10 years ago. If you aren’t familiar, in Taboo you try to get your team to guess a word without saying the other words on the card. The other team would have someone sit next to you with a buzzer and […]
“Woman… woe-man… whoah, man! She was a thief, you got to believe, She stole my heart and my cat.” – So I married an Axe Murderer Its slam poetry night – groovy, daddyo. Are you the hippest cat in the room? Poetry Slam will challenge even the most swinging rhymesters to create a couplet that […]
Here we take a look at One Key, an upcoming cooperative deduction game from Libellud. The post Coming Soon – One Key appeared first on Co-op Board Games.
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. Building sagas, following quest chains, telling tales of your adventures – Story Builders is a game system for storytellers. Using interconnecting tokens, players will weave the […]