Asking for Trobils Review

Title: Asking for Trobils Genre: Worker Placement Publisher: Breaking Games Release Date: 2015 Designer: Erin McDonald, Christian Strain Artist: Christian Strain Player Count: 2-7 For People Who Like: Worker Placement, Hurling Vermin Into The Sun, Orange Asking for Trobils is

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Filler Kickstarter Preview – Exactly What It Sounds Like

Title: Filler Publisher: Green Couch Games Designer: Jonathan Chaffer Artist: Claire Donaldson Player Count: 1-5 Filler is a delectable little melange of hand management, set collection, and deck building that is as accessible and satisfying as it is quick and

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Game in a Minute Ep 84: Majesty: For the Realm

Title: Majesty Genre: Drafting, Set Collection, Engine Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Marc André Artist: Anne Heidsieck Player Count: 2-4 Majesty is a quick-playing engine-builder where each player is adding workers to their town to score points.  The

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Planetarium Review

Title: Planetarium Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Game Salute Designer: Stéphane Vachon Artist: Dann May, Greg May Player Count: 1-4 Planetarium surprised us with its smooth mechanics and tight (but not too tight) gameplay.  There is a certain elegance to its

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Mystery of the Temples Review

Title: Mystery of the Temples Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Deep Water Games, EmperorS4 Designer: Wei-Min Ling Artist: Maisherly Player Count: 2-4 Thriving on straightforward mechanisms, Mystery of the Temples is a pleasure to play.  Spilling out onto the table beautifully,

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Game in a Minute Ep 83: 10 Minute Heist: The Wizard’s Tower

Title: 10 Minute Heist Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Nick Sibicky Artist: Denis Martynets Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Stealing from wizards, Set Collecting, Great Art 10 Minute Heist is a quick-playing game in a

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Fleet: The Dice Game Kickstarter Preview

Title: Fleet: The Dice Game Genre: Roll & Write Publisher: Eagle Gryphon Games Designer: Ben Pinchback, Matt Riddle Artist: Marius Janusonis, Nolan Nasser Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Fleet, Dice, Fishing with pencils Fleet: The Dice Game manages

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Game in a Minute Ep 82: One Deck Dungeon

Title: One Deck Dungeon & One Deck Dungeon: Forest of Shadows Genre: Cooperative Publisher: Asmadi Games Release Date: 2016 Designer: Chris Cieslik Artist: Alanna Cervenak, Will Pitzer Player Count: 1-2 (4 when combined) One Deck Dungeon & its standalone expansion

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Fire in the Library Kickstarter Preview

Title: Fire in the Library Genre: Press Your Luck Publisher: Weird Giraffe Games Designer: Tony Miller, John Prather Artist: Katie Khau, Beth Sobel Player Count: 1-6 Fire in the Library is a press your luck game about, awesomely, librarians rushing

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Game in a Minute Ep 81: Kingdomino

Title: Kingdomino Genre: Tile-laying, Drafting Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Burno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Player Count: 2-4 Kingdomino won the 2017 Spiel des Jahres, so it’s appeal is likely universal.  But did we love it?  Check out Game in

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