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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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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Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 8/4/17

A wild Kickstarter approaches. Fav Five List, I choose you! Let’s take a look at which Kickstarters are jumping out of the grass to get my attention. 1. The Art of Nolan Nasser 2: An Astral Adventure Nolan does a

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Rolf the ROTFL Game is on Kickstarter!

Rolf is a quick and simple-to-learn party game designed by Robert Burke and co-published with Hank Green’s company, Don’t Forget to be Awesome Games (DFTBA Games). Jess: Ok, can I just geek out for a minute here? Hank Green is

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Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 7/28/17

I’m going to Coney Island today, but I couldn’t leave without giving you all my list of awesome Kickstarters of the week! Here’s what caught my eye. 1. The Spiel Press Roll and Write Gamebooks – Book 1 and 2

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Feudum Expansion On Kickstarter Tomorrow

What do you do when you are a University of Missouri Professor who has created a board game that grosses nearly $500,000 in preorders? You make an expansion! Jess: Mark Swanson’s Feudum, was a breakout success on Kickstarter; funding in just 1 day.

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Zero Gravity Headed to Kickstarter this September

District Games, makers of Warage, Richard I, and No!,  has announced that their magnetic miniatures game, Zero Gravity, will be up on Kickstarter September 4th, 2017. The game uses a magnetic board to create a unique take on a capture-the-flag game. The board

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Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 7/21/17

Fridays are the best days because they are full of Kickstartery goodness! Lets take a look at what I’m excited about this week! 1. Seven Season Soup One of my first really memorable Dungeons and Dragons characters was a sorcerer

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Renegade Kickstarter Preview

Title: Renegade Genre: Deck Building, Cooperative Publisher: Victory Point Games Designer: Richard Wilkins Artist: Clark Miller Player Count: 1-5 Renegade has a few really interesting aspects to it – some neat mechanics, a smart alternate play mode, and interesting variety

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