Tag: Board Games

Meltwater Review

Meltwater Review

Themes can carry a good amount of weight, while also being abstracted at the same time. War games are perfect examples of this. In many cases, the tensions and obstacles of war are abstracted, such..

Photosynthesis: Under the Moonlight Expansion Review

Photosynthesis: Under the Moonlight Expansion Review

If you hop into the way back machine and set the dial for 2017, one of the hot games to be released was Photosynthesis. This abstract strategy game not only looked great on our tabletops..

Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace coming from Asmodee Digital in 2021

Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace coming from Asmodee Digital in 2021

Veteran board game developer Asmodee Digital (Terraforming Mars, Scythe, Gloomhaven) announced today that they will be releasing a digital Arkham Horror game next year. Not based on the board game, this one seems to be..

Four Gardens Review

Four Gardens Review

While game components don’t always make or break a game for me, they can defiantly get me interested. That’s how I came across Four Gardens from Korea Board Games. I saw the cool pagoda towering..

Blinks get a reprint and a new expansion

Blinks get a reprint and a new expansion

Earlier this year, I took a look at the Blinks gaming system. Blinks uses a series of individual units that can all be played together in a variety of games. You can read my full..

Catacombs Cubes Review

Catacombs Cubes Review

Playing with blocks doesn’t get old. All anyone needs to do is lookup Adult Fans of Lego and see some of the amazing work that modern LEGO brick artists/architects have created. The pleasure of three-dimensional..

Qwixx: The Card Game

Qwixx: The Card Game

These days there seems to be a trend of taking your favorite board game and making it into a roll and write. Imperial Settlers. Escape. Copenhagen. Alhambra. All have new roll and write versions recently..

Kickstarters of the Week: 10/19

Kickstarters of the Week: 10/19

October keeps on rolling on and this week brings us the Essen Digital game convention. Are you keeping up with the news on that event, or have you had your fill of online conventions already?..

The Liberation of Rietburg Board Game Giveaway

The Liberation of Rietburg Board Game Giveaway

If you haven’t played it yet, The Liberation of Rietburg is a cooperative board game set in the same universe as The Legend of Andor. I reviewed this light, puzzle-style game back in August, but..