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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Game in a Minute Ep 84: Majesty: For the Realm

Title: Majesty Genre: Drafting, Set Collection, Engine Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Marc André Artist: Anne Heidsieck Player Count: 2-4 Majesty is a quick-playing engine-builder where each player is adding workers to their town to score points.  The

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Interview with Tess Snider On The Digital Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game

When Tess Snider from Hidden Achievement Games invited me to check out the digital version of The Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game at PAX East, I geeked out a little. Andrew and I are big fans of the Dresden Files books

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Interview with JR Honeycutt on Fireball Island

So, when I was a kid one of my absolute favorite games was Fireball Island. The game was a huge, vacuformed plastic island with a rotating volcano head that spat fireballs at your characters as you tried to ascend the

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Interview With Paul Dean at GDC

We recently attended the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, CA. One of our favorite talks, The State and Future of Board Games: From Apps to ‘Legacies’, was given by Anna Lapinsh (Dized), Jonathan Ying (Bargain Quest), Tom Lehmann

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Game in a Minute Ep 83: 10 Minute Heist: The Wizard’s Tower

Title: 10 Minute Heist Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Nick Sibicky Artist: Denis Martynets Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Stealing from wizards, Set Collecting, Great Art 10 Minute Heist is a quick-playing game in a

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Game in a Minute Ep 82: One Deck Dungeon

Title: One Deck Dungeon & One Deck Dungeon: Forest of Shadows Genre: Cooperative Publisher: Asmadi Games Release Date: 2016 Designer: Chris Cieslik Artist: Alanna Cervenak, Will Pitzer Player Count: 1-2 (4 when combined) One Deck Dungeon & its standalone expansion

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Fire in the Library Kickstarter Preview

Title: Fire in the Library Genre: Press Your Luck Publisher: Weird Giraffe Games Designer: Tony Miller, John Prather Artist: Katie Khau, Beth Sobel Player Count: 1-6 Fire in the Library is a press your luck game about, awesomely, librarians rushing

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Game in a Minute Ep 81: Kingdomino

Title: Kingdomino Genre: Tile-laying, Drafting Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Burno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Player Count: 2-4 Kingdomino won the 2017 Spiel des Jahres, so it’s appeal is likely universal.  But did we love it?  Check out Game in

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Game in a Minute Ep 80: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Showdown

Title: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Showdown – Bebop & Rocksteady Madness Genre: Tile-Laying Publisher: IDW Games Designer: Adrian Adamescu, Daryl Andrews Player Count: 2-6 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Showdown – Bebop & Rocksteady Madness is a tile-laying game which is clearly

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