Chocobo’s Crystal Hunt

Jess: Ok guys, fair warning, I’m going to squee for a moment. CHOCOBOS! EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! Square Enix is releasing a non-collectible Card game called Chocobo’s Crystal Hunt. 3-5 players can play a raucous game of crystal stealing using adorable Chocobos as

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GEN CON 2016 News: Good Games Publishing

During Gen Con we had the pleasure of meeting with Good Games Publishing, an Australian publishing company. They are partnering with CoolMiniOrNot to bring their games Monstrous and Unfair to wider audiences, including us lucky folks here in the states! Unfair Joel Finch (designer), Nicole

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Amping Up Games With Roolz

Jess: So I don’t usually go out of my way to get custom made bits for my games, but recently I came across an artist on Shapeways named Roolz.  He creates models and jewelry based off of board games. Many of the models

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Stronghold to bring Sola Fide to the US!

Stronghold Games and Spielworxx are bringing Sola Fide: The Reformation, by Jason Matthews & Christian Leonhard, to the U.S.! Sola Fide  honors the Protestant Reformation, which Martin Luther started in 1517 with his “Ninety-Five Theses”.  To coincide with the 500th Anniversary of

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A Tale of Two Citadels – Asmodee Updates A Classic

Jess: Anyone who begins a blog post by quoting Lord Vetinari from Discworld will have my full attention and appreciation. Bruno Faidutti, designer of Citadels, recently posted a blog entry about the new version of Citadels coming fourth quarter of this year.

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Isle of Monsters

Mayday Games is launching a new Kickstarter: Isle of Monsters! Tonight at 8PM MST (10PM EST), you can check out this 2-5 player, set collection and resource gathering game. The first 5 backers will get the game for only $1! This flash Kickstarter sales go super

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Ready the Engines of War! Castle Panic is Getting an Expansion!

Fireside Games has announced Castle Panic, their cooperative tower defense board game, is getting its third expansion, Engines of War this November! In this new expansion you’ll get access to the Engineer. This powerful ally can use Resource cards to build

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Gobby Grossly Slobbers Onto Kickstarter

I…Uh… Andrew:  Ew.  No. Jess: Ok this Kickstarter just about broke my brain. Gobby, by Four Quarter Productions, is a communication game. You take cards from 2 decks to form nonsense phrases (like “Coffee infused with….” + “smelly armpits”) and try to

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Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition Coming Out Next Week!

Fantasy Flight has announced the new Mansions of Madness 2nd edition! Part of the exciting news is that it will be replacing the Keeper (the person who plays the role of the baddies in the game) with an app! Jess: I love

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Star Trek Adventures Coming to Gen Con!

Modiphius Entertainment, publisher of the Achtung! Cthulhu, Mutant Chronicles, Conan, Infinity and John Carter of Mars roleplaying games, has announced they will be playtesting their new roleplaying and minatures game: Star Trek Adventures. The game system will be based off of

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