Beneath Nexus Kickstarter Preview

Beneath Nexus, the first outing from Silverclutch Games, has just funded on Kickstarter.  With just about 2 days left in its campaign, this asymmetrical card game for 3-6 players promises a unique dungeon crawling experience, where one player takes on

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Gen Con 2016 News: Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle

It’s time to wave your wand and shout “Accio Boardgame!” This September, USAopoly is bringing the wizarding world to board games with Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle. They gave us a tour of the game at Gen Con and we are so

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Game in a Minute Ep.10 – Mice and Mystics

Today on Game in a Minute we check out Mice and Mystics by Jerry Hawthorne and Plaid Hat Games. Can this 1-4 player dungeon crawling co-op deliver big time fun, or does it just squeak by?  Watch our review to

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Game In A Minute Ep. 5 – Eldritch Horror

This week, Game In A Minute takes on Eldritch Horror – a massive cooperative game about puny humans trying desperately to save the world from the rise of Elder Evils.  As part of Fantasy Flight Games’ Arkham Files series, Eldritch

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Darkest Night: Second Edition Kickstarter Preview

**Edit:  The new Kickstarter is up!** I reviewed Darkest Night – from designer Jeremy Lennert and publisher Victory Point Games – at the tail end of last year, and I enjoyed it quite a bit. So much so that I’ve

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The Goonies Adventure Card Game Kickstarter Preview

HEY YOU GUYYYYS!!!  The Goonies Adventure Card Game is up on Kickstarter right now!  Designed by Matt Riddle and Ben Pinchback (Morocco, Fleet, a half-dozen of my other favorite games) and published by Albino Dragon, The Goonies is a set-collection

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Train Heist Review

If Colt Express is the board game equivalent of an Oscar-winning summer blockbuster, Train Heist (Sean McDonald, Tower Guard Games) is its low-budget, limited release, indie counterpart.  The result of a successful Kickstarter and a healthy dose of Rahdo-hype, Train

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Cosmic Run Review

It is no secret to anyone who reads my reviews that I am a sucker for a good dice game.  I’m not sure what it is, whether it’s the fact that I sort of worship chaos or the fact that

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Neanderthal Review

Today we’re going to talk about Neanderthal, a game about cultural evolution, the development of societal relationships, and survival-  Andrew:  And everyone dying in a blizzard. …*Ahem*.  If that sounds kind of heavy, that’s because it is. And you can

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The Opulent Kickstarter Preview

The Opulent, from Black Locust Games (Regnum Angelica) is a very unique cooperative game up on Kickstarter as of 2/2/16.  Set in the Jazz-era excesses of the Roaring Twenties, The Opulent features asymmetrical co-op gameplay for 1-4 players.  You and

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