Dead Man’s Draw Review

Dead Man’s Draw, from Mayday Games (Viceroy, Chopstick Dexterity MegaChallenge 3000), is a fast-paced push-your-luck card game of pirates and treasure and the occasional kraken for 2-4 players.  First created as a digital game by Stardock Entertainment (which I think is

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Norsaga Review

Norsaga, designed by Kevin Bishop and published by Meromorph Games is an interesting combination of set collection and hand management gameplay, dressed up as a Norse boasting contest.  Each of the 2-4 players will tell an epic saga of their

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Capo Dei Capi Review

Designed By Steve Finn (Biblios, The Institute for Magical Arts) of Doctor Finn’s Games, Capo Dei Capi is a dice-rolling push your luck game for exactly 2 would-be mafia dons.  You’re gunning for the number one spot in the seedy underworld of the

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A Non-Board Game Gift Guide for Board Gamers

Looking for some updated gift guides? Check out our most recent shopping articles here! Diana:  Merry Christmas, everybody! Rob, Jessica, Andrew:  Merry Christmas! Diana:  Time for the annual gift exchange – bet you’ll never guess what I got you all!

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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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Codenames Review

Codenames, by Vlaada Chvatil (Galaxy Trucker, Mage Knight) and published by Czech Games Edition, is a deduction-based party game for 2-8 players.  In it, two teams of competing spies will try to contact with all their agents, who are, of course,

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Onirim vs. Onirim – How do the 1st and 2nd Editions Stack Up?

Onirim is where it all began, back in 2010. From designer Shadi Torbey, publisher Z-Man Games, and featuring the wonderful artwork of Elise Plessis, it was the first title in the now four games strong Oniverse series. Last year Z-Man

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Don’t Turn Your Back Review

Don’t Turn Your Back, from Evil Hat Productions (Race To Adventure, Zeppelin Attack!), is a moody, atmospheric game in which players will take on the role of the Awake as they struggle to survive the Mad City, a sinister realm of nightmares and

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Magnetic Poetry + Dice + NC17 = Dirty Words

Full disclosure, I’m not a teenager anymore, nor am I a college student. Though I am in love with LEGO, play board games, and watch cartoons I’m still an adult in my 30s, and so are my friends. Because of

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Black Friday Board Game Bonanza 2015!

All full of turkey and planning your grand Black Friday shopping extravaganza? Save yourself some time searching through the net for deals with our handy list of awesome sales! Most of these sites already have discounted items and they let

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