Darkest Night – Solitaire Review

There are so many board games that ask you, as a player, to prevent Armageddon. Sometimes you’re teaming up with friends against a relentless deck of cards, other times another person is in control of the evil entity trying to

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Castellion Review

  This may come as a shock, but I’m kind of a Shadi Torbey fan. More specifically, I’m a fan of all his “Oniverse” games (Onirim, Urbion, and Sylvion). There’s something about each of them that fascinates me – whether it’s

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Hero: Immortal King – The Infernal Forge Review

Pretty much any game that offers solo play will get my attention, and that’s exactly what happened when I spotted Hero: Immortal King – The Infernal Forge – from designer Emmanuel Beltrando and publisher Asmodée Editions – on the shelf.

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Cards of Cthulhu Review

Rob:  Very few board gamers who have crossed the line from Parker Brothers and Milton Bradley to Z-Man and Fantasy Flight have managed to do so without learning about a few go-to Cthulhu-themed titles. I’m looking at you, Arkham Horror

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Telepathy Review

Andrew:  Today we check out Telepathy, a deduction game for 2-4 players from LMD Enterprises Inc.  Can you outwit your opponent and figure out what their chosen symbol is before they divine yours?  Will I ever be able to beat

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Flocks & Flyways Review

Rob:  Tuck in your tail feathers and stretch out your wings, because today we’re… doing… I dunno, something bird-related I guess. No, wait, I remember now! We’re checking out Flocks & Flyways: “A strategic game of survival and migration” from

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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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Sylvion Review

Rob: Buckle-up all you dream defenders; Gameosity is going back to the “Oniverse.” Sylvion is the latest game from designer Shadi Torbey (Onirim, Urbion) and publisher Z-Man Games, and takes us back to the land of dreams. Because apparently the

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Eminent Domain: Microcosm Review

Andrew:  Yesterday, we posted our review of Eminent Domain, from Tasty Minstrel Games.  We lauded this unique, extremely playable sci-fi deck-builder for some innovative mechanics and extremely engaging gameplay, and how it brought galactic conquest to your fingertips in under

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Temple of Elemental Evil Review

If I’m being honest (and I am), I’d never really heard of Temple of Elemental Evil before this month. Andrew: Blasphemy! Rob: Moving on… I’d never heard of it, but apparently a lot of other people had because it was

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