Sky Dynasty Kickstarter Preview

Sky Dynasty, by Robert Miedel, is a new game up on Kickstarter right now.  Designed for 2-5 players, this strategy game is a pretty damn clever combination of deck-building and area-control mechanics, with quick, simultaneous action selection and easy-to-engage rules.  You

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Ancient Terrible Things Review

  Ancient Terrible Things is a push-your-luck dice rolling game designed by Simon McGregor and published by Pleasant Company Games.  2-4 players will take on the role of intrepid explorers as they delve into the mist-wreathed secrets of a dark

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Kingsport Festival Review – Not That Kinda Party

Andrew:  So for our first Augusthulhu review, I thought we should start with something dark and moody.  Something to really set the tone.  Something like Kingsport Festival. Jess:  Woohoo!  Party!  Everyone loves a festival! Andrew:  Wait, what?  No, I mean,

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Augusthulhu Is Upon Us!

Andrew:  Can you feel it?  The subtle disturbance in your sleep?  The dark portends in the air?  The certainty that somewhere out there, beings of unspeakable power are plotting against you… Rob:  So, like, it’s Monday at the office? Andrew: 

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Jump Gate Review – Deep Space In A Small Box

Andrew:  The last time we reviewed a game by Matt Worden, he was accomplishing the impossible – making car-racing a viable, enjoyable bit of dice-rolling excitement in Dicey Curves Deluxe.  This time he takes on the far friendlier challenge of

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Wharfside Kickstarter Preview

Andrew:  Today we get to check out a preview of the newest Kickstarter from Eagle-Gryphon games!.  From the designers of Fleet (one of our favorites) comes Wharfside! Jess:  Riddle and Pinchback are making another fishing game?  That’s awesome! Andrew:  Yes, and it’s pretty rad.

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Fleet Review – Deep Sea Engine Building Excellence

Andrew:  Ok everyone, I really want to review Fleet. Jess:  Heck yeah!  We really hauled in a marlin with this game! Diana:  Wouldn’t want this to be the review that got away! Rob:  I’d never say this game was fishing

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Harbour Review

Andrew:  Today we are checking out Harbour, a game of commodity speculation and shifting trade markets, where- Jess:  You’re making this sound like work.  Is this game work? Andrew:  Not even a little!  Look at these worker meeples. Jess: …Are

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Heat Review

Andrew: Heat is a heist game, with each player pulling off a series of jobs (or should I say ‘jobs’, ::wink-wink-nudge-nudge-crimes-crimes::), trying to be the criminal mastermind who ends the game with the biggest bankroll.  Some jobs are subtle, requiring

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Welcome to the Dungeon Review

Andrew:  Originally released by Oink Games (purveyors of fine games in tiny boxes) as Dungeon of Mandom in Japan, Welcome to Dungeon is a recent release by IELLO.  This small box game (though slightly larger than a typical Oink title)

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