Game in a Minute Ep 58: Nefarious

Title: Nefarious Publisher: USAopoly Designer: Donald X. Vaccarino Artist: Nick Acosta, Marty Elmer, Glenn Gustafson, Shaun Lindow, Tatiana Maifat Player Count: 2-6 Nefarious starts out as a relatively simple action selection game of mad scientists trying to invent wacky inventions

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Ancient Artifacts Kickstarter Preview

Title: Ancient Artifacts Genre: Roll and Write, Push Your Luck Publisher: Lagniappe Games Designer: Derik Duley Artist: Fedor Sosnin Player Count: 1-4 Ancient Artifacts is a clever combination of roll and write and press your luck mechanisms with some really

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Horizons Kickstarter Preview

Title: Horizons Genre: 3X (Like 4X, but no Exterminate) Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Levi Mote Artist: Mihajlo Dimitrievski Player Count: 2-5 Horizons is an excellent take on the 4X genre – by removing the ‘Exterminate’ part of the equation,

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Game in a Minute Ep 57: Jaipur

Title: Jaipur Genre: Set Collection, Hand Management Publisher: Asmodee/GameWorks Designer: Sébastien Pauchon Artist: Alexandre Roche Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Scoring sets, date-night games, camels  Jaipur is one of our favorite date-night games, playing quickly and featuring fun, interesting

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Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Kickstarter Preview

Title: Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Genre: Deck Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Lucky Duck Games Designer: Julien Vergonjeanne Artist: Mateusz Komada Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Paying for their monsters with beer Masters of Elements is the

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Caverna: Cave vs Cave Review

Title: Caverna: Cave vs Cave Genre: Tile Placement Publisher: Mayfair Games Designer: Uwe Rosenberg Artist: Klemens Franz Player Count: 1-2 For People Who Like: Extremely well-tuned 2-player games Caverna: Cave vs Cave is a fantastic little game for 2, giving

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The Shipwreck Arcana Kickstarter Preview

Title: The Shipwreck Arcana Genre: Deduction, Cooperative Publisher: Meromorph Games Designer: Kevin Bishop Artist: Matthew Bishop Player Count: 2-5 The Shipwreck Arcana is an interesting, light game of deduction.  The art is really fantastic and the gameplay is simple, though

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Storm Hollow: A Storyboard Game Review

Title: Storm Hollow: A Storyboard Game Genre: Roleplaying, Storytelling Publisher: Game Salute Designer: Julian Leiberan-Titus, Angela Hickman Newnham Artist: Víctor Pérez Corbella, Jacqui Davis, Cody Jones, Dann May, Kelly McClellan, Luis Felipe Peredo Noguez, Antonis Papantoniou, Herwin Wielink Player Count:

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Beasts of Balance Review

Title: Beasts of Balance Genre: Dexterity, Digital, Cooperative Publisher: Sensible Object Designer: George Buckenham, Alex Fleetwood Artist: Tim Burrell-Saward, Lyall McCarthy, Chris Shaw Player Count: 1-5 Beasts of Balance is a beautiful dexterity game that takes advantage of a cool

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Before The Earth Explodes Kickstarter Preview

Title: Before The Earth Explodes Publisher: Green Couch Games Designer: Adrian Adamescu, Daryl Andrews Artist: Davy Wagnarok Player Count: 2 Before The Earth Explodes is a great little game, combining action selection, a twist on rock-paper-scissors, and a bit of

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