Game in a Minute: The Shipwreck Arcana

Title: The Shipwreck Arcana Genre: Cooperative, Deduction Publisher: Meromorph Games Designer: Kevin Bishop Artist: Matthew Bishop Player Count: 2-6 With absolutely stunning art and crisp, clean gameplay, The Shipwreck Arcana is a really unique cooperative twist on deduction games. You

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Game in a Minute Ep 93: Pocket Mars

Title: Pocket Mars Genre: Hand Management, Area Majority Publisher: Board & Dice Designer: Michał Jagodziński Artist: Jarosław Wajs Player Count: 1-4 In Pocket Mars, each player is trying to get their colonists off Earth and onto the red planet.  But

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Game in a Minute Ep 92: Front Line No Komrades

Title: Front Line No Komrades Genre: Simultaneous Action Selection Publisher: Anvil Eight Games Designer: Brian Niro Artist: Kwanchai Moriya In Front Line No Komrades, you and your fellow players are trying to survive as long as possible at the front

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Game in a Minute Ep 91: Drop it

This week Jess checks out Drop it! A new dexterity stacking game from Kosmos that will test our Tetris skills to the max. Is it our new jam or does it fall flat? Check out this week’s Game in a

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Game in a Minute Ep 90: Grumpf

Title: Grumpf Genre: Area Influence, Real-time Publisher: Dude Games Designer: Pierre Compain Artist: Pauline Detraz Player Count: 2-6 For People Who Like: Frantic 'worker placement' Grumpf is all about tribes of creatures hunting for their next meal.  Each tribe has

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Game in a Minute 89: Macroscope

Title: Macroscope Genre: Pattern Recognition, Family Game Publisher: Mayday Games Designer: Martin Nedergaard Andersen Artist: Oksana Dmitrienko, Maria Kaplieva, Alena Naumova, Irina Pechenkina Player Count: 2-6 For People Who Like: Guessing games, recognizing images from vague bits of them Macroscope

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Game in a Minute Ep 88: 10′ to Kill

Title: 10' to Kill Genre: Bluffing, Deduction Publisher: Dude Games Designer: Benoit Bannier Artist: Pauline Detraz Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Assassins who are also humanoid animals, Bluffing games without any need to talk In 10′ to Kill,

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Game in a Minute Ep 87: Tak & Tak: University Edition

Title: Tak & Tak: University Edition Genre: Abstract Publisher: Cheapass Games Designer: James Ernest, Patrick Rothfuss Artist: Echo Chernik Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Chess, Portable Abstract Games Tak is a beautifully simple 2-player abstract game straight out

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Game in a Minute Ep 86: Ubongo

Title: Ubongo Designer: Grzegorz Rejchtman Artist: Nicolas Neubauer Player Count: 1-4 Players In this week’s episode of Game in a Minute, Andrew puzzles over the abstract, puzzle game Ubongo. Is it as fun as it is challenging? Check out the

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Game in a Minute Ep 85: Artifacts Inc.

Title: Artifacts Inc. Publisher: Red Raven Games Release Date: 2014 Designer: Ryan Laukat Artist: Ryan Laukat Player Count: 2-4 Collect treasures, sell them to museums, and make oodles of cash while impressing the curators! Artifacts, Inc. promises all this, but

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