Hostage Negotiator Abductor Pack 2 & 4 Review

Hostage Negotiator, from Van Ryder Games, is, simply, the only solitaire game that I play regularly.  It is a really fun combination of deck building and dice rolling, all played against a merciless hostage taker and their unreasonable demands (for

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The Butterfly Garden Kickstarter Preview

The Butterfly Garden is the latest game designed by Doctor Finn’s Games (Biblios, Biblios Dice), going up on Kickstarter tomorrow, 2/23.  In this rather beautiful hand management/set collection card game, 2-6 lepidopterists will compete to see who can deliver the most

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Wok On Fire! Kickstater Preview

Wok On Fire! is a light, quick dexterity and set collection game from Green Couch Games (Best Treehouse Ever, Fidelitas) up on Kickstarter right now!  In it, 2-4 players will take turns tossing ingredients around in the communal wok and trying

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Thief’s Market Kickstarter Preview

Thief’s Market, a just-heavier-than-filler-level dice-drafting game from Tasty Minstrel and Dave Chalker (who also designed the excellently-thieftastic Heat) is in the final stretch of a *very* successful Kickstarter campaign right now! In it, 3-6 players take on the roles of

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Xenon Profiteer Review

Xenon Profiteer is a deckbuilding game from T. C. Perry III (VivaJava, Club Zen) and Eagle-Gryphon Games (Baseball Highlights 2045, Fleet).  In it, 2-4 players will run air-separation facilities, each trying to provide valuable Xenon gas, cryogenically distilled from the

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The Opulent Kickstarter Preview

The Opulent, from Black Locust Games (Regnum Angelica) is a very unique cooperative game up on Kickstarter as of 2/2/16.  Set in the Jazz-era excesses of the Roaring Twenties, The Opulent features asymmetrical co-op gameplay for 1-4 players.  You and

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Zerpang! Review

Zerpang!, designed by Whirling Derby Games and published by our pals at The Gamecrafter (The Captain Is Dead), is an awesome game of swashbuckling pirates, crashing through the waves of an uncharted sea as they search for a place to bury their

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Kickstarters I’m Backing – 1/19/2016

Hey all!  The new year has already brought with it a torrent of awesome Kickstarters, several of which have already separated me from my well-earned holiday bonus.  Actually, there are a lot of great games on Kickstarter right now, so picking and

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Clean Up Faerun with the Broken Token Lords of Waterdeep Insert

It’s not really a secret, but we here at Gameosity have a thing for board game organization.  And ever since Rob introduced us to the Caverna insert by Broken Token, we have been taking a critical eye to the largest,

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Thieves! Review

Thieves!, from Richard de Rijk and Calliope Games, is a light bluffing and card collecting game for the whole family, especially if your whole family is a bunch of loot-hoarding snitches who will sic the cops on you the second you have, like,

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