Ladder 29 Kickstarter Preview

Title: Ladder 29 Genre: Ladder, Climbing, Card Game Publisher: Green Couch Games Designer: Ben Pinchback, Matt Riddle Artist: Andy Jewett Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Incredibly playable abstract card games Ladder 29 is a modern twist on classic

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Children of Zodiarcs PAX East Preview

Title: Children of Zodiarcs Publisher: Cardboard Utopia & Square Enix Collective Designer: Samuel Daher Artist: Erica Lahaie & Michael Winder For People Who Like: Tactical RPGs While at PAX East we took a look at a new title, from Cardboard

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Game In A Minute Ep 40: Flip City & Flip City

Title: Flip City Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Chih-Fan Chen Artist: Chih-Fan Chen, Adam P. McIver Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Light deck builders with a unique twist (that's not a pun, I swear) Flip City is a

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Jess’s Top Five Kickstarters of the Week

Jess: I thought I would try something new and take a look at some of the Kickstarters I’ve been drooling over  this week. 1. Dinosaur Island The more I look at this game, the more I want it. Dinosaur Island has

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The Gallerist Review

Title: The Gallerist Publisher: Eagle-Gryphon Games Designer: Vital Lacerda Artist: Ian O'Toole Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Thinking a lot about your choices, beautiful presentation The Gallerist is a deceptively complex game, where a relatively narrow field of

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Burger Up Review – A Towering Stack Of Deliciousness

Title: Burger Up Publisher: Rule & Make Designer: Matthew Parkes Artist: Stephen Gibson Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Delicious burger-based set collection Burger Up is a simple, attractive set collection game about making the most mouth-watering sandwiches you

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Game In A Minute Ep 39: Las Vegas

Title: Las Vegas Publisher: alea Designer: Rüdiger Dorn Artist: Harald Lieske, Markus Schmuck, Mia Steingräber Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Rolling dice and getting stacks of cash With a name like Las Vegas, minimal components, and simplistic rules,

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Oniri Islands Preview

Edit: The Kickstarter is now live at: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1265508847/oniri-islands I was first introduced to Oniri Islands as a cooperative mobile board game for kids at GDC. I’m not sure if I agree that it is a board game, but I do think

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5 Great Games for Younger Gamers

Gamers, awesomely, come in all shapes and sizes.  However, what is fantastic table-fodder for your crew of game night regulars may not be ideally suited for families with a wunderkind or two.  No matter!  There are a ton of games perfectly

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Budo Review

Diana: Let’s get this over with. Rob: Whoa, whoa, whoa. At least give me a chance to do the intro before launching into things. Diana: I’m sorry but I can’t get over how wrong the artwork is. The stances, the

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