Happy Salmon Review

Title: Happy Salmon Publisher: North Star Games, LLC Designer: Ken Gruhl, Quentin Weir Happy Salmon from Northstar Games, is a fantastic, frenetic party game for 3-6 players who are comfortable being a bit loud and also wiggling their arms against each

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Zombie Tsunami Kickstarter Preview

Title: Zombie Tsunami Genre: Party/group game Publisher: Lucky Duck Games Designer: Jeremie Torton, Vincent Vergonjeanne Artist: Mateusz Komada Player Count: 3-6 For People Who Like: Simple, pared down mechanics, party games not about werewolves Zombie Tsunami is a very light,

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Game In A Minute Ep 36: Gameduel! Exploding Kittens vs Tem-Purr-A

Today, we pit kitten against kitten in a terrifying battle of explosions and sushi!  Who will come out on top – Exploding Kittens, the Kickstarter mega-hit from the undeniably massive Oatmeal, or will it be the less-lauded but no less

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The Metagame Review – A Party Game For Everyone

Title: The Metagame Publisher: Local No. 12 Designer: Colleen Macklin, John Sharp, Eric Zimmerman Player Count: 2-33 (I mean, seriously?) For People Who Like: Party games that don't necessarily center around dick jokes The Metagame is just one more in

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Deception: Murder in Hong Kong Review

Title: Murder In Hong Kong Publisher: Grey Fox Games Designer: Tobey Ho Artist: Ben Carre, Tommy Ng, Ari Wong Player Count: 4-12 A social deduction game with more, well, deduction than most. Great artwork; we love the bilingual aesthetic. Plays

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Wordsy Kickstarter Preview

Gil Hova, the mastermind behind smash hit The Networks (as well as Bad Medicine and Battle Merchants) is at it again, this time retooling his classic Prolix by removing some of the fuss to create Wordsy, a wordsmithing game for 1-6 players

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Go Cuckoo! Review

You know what?  I think HABA is pretty brilliant.  While the majority of their games are aimed squarely at kids, they are making better and better forays into the hobby gaming market.  Recently, we reviewed Treasure of the 13 Islands,

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Cult Following Kickstarter Preview

Cult Following, from Bravely Told Games, is a fast-talking storytelling game of harmless (and not so harmless) cults each trying to recruit the most followers.  Up on Kickstarter now with a little less than a week to go, it can

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Voila! Review

For most hobbyist boardgamers, it’s not uncommon to think about a long evening of gaming as a meal with many courses.  You might get started with an appetizer of Between Two Cites or Karuba.  Maybe some Resistance for the table. 

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Spaceteam Review

In space no one can hear you scream… but on a malfunctioning spaceship everyone can hear you scream and is probably screaming along with you. Welcome to Spaceteam, a shouty, cooperative card game based on the popular mobile game of the

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