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Hardback Kickstarter Preview

Title: Hardback Genre: Spelling, Deckbuilding Publisher: Fowers Games Designer: Jeff Beck (II), Tim Fowers Artist: Ryan Goldsberry Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Star Realms Hardback represents yet another well-conceived spelling game riff from Fowers Games.  Though the mid-game

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Bargain Quest is Charging for Chain Mail on Kickstarter!

Jonathan Ying, the designer behind Star Wars: Imperial Assault, Game of Thrones: The Trivia Game and DOOM The Board Game, has created a new game of adventurous shopping: Bargain Quest! This 2-4 player auction/bidding & hand management game has you and your friends

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Burger Up Review – A Towering Stack Of Deliciousness

Title: Burger Up Publisher: Rule & Make Designer: Matthew Parkes Artist: Stephen Gibson Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Delicious burger-based set collection Burger Up is a simple, attractive set collection game about making the most mouth-watering sandwiches you

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Coming to Kickstarter: Wages of War

On April 11th, Ben Mora, creator of Flip!, is Kickstarting his latest game Wages of War: The Uncooperative Siege Game. It will be a 2-4 player worker placement game influenced by games like Puerto Rico. In the game you will

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Cryptozoic Announces 2 New Rick and Morty Games

Cryptozoic and Cartoon Network Enterprises are working together to create two new board games for the popular Rick and Morty animated TV series on Adult Swim: Rick and Morty: Anatomy Park Game and Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game.

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Azuchi Castle Review

Title: Azuchi Castle Genre: Card Drafting, Worker Placement (Sorta?) Publisher: Baccum Inc. Designer: Sungwoo Hyun Artist: Jamsan Player Count: 2-4 Azuchi Castle is a tiny game that plays both very quickly and very easily.  While brevity may be the soul

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Heroes of Land, Air & Sea Charges Boldly onto Kickstarter!

Michael Coe of Gamelyn Games and designer Scott Almes know what we like. We’re big fans of their Tiny Epic Series and now we’re salivating over Heroes of Land, Air & Sea (HoLAS), which is on Kickstarter now. The game is

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Become the Master Builder of Yamataï this May

Days of Wonder has announced that Bruno Cathala and Marc Paquien’s newest building game, Yamataï,  is coming out this May! In the game, you have been tasked by Queen Himiko to build the capital of Yamataï. If your work earns you the most

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Steam Works Review

Title: Steam Works Genre: Worker Placement Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Alex Churchill Artist: Adam P. McIver, Oliver Meinerding Player Count: 2-5 (Becoming way more complex at higher counts) Steam Works has a few innovative mechanics, with players literally building

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Mechs Vs Minions Review

Title: Mechs Vs Minions Genre: Programmatic, Cooperative Publisher: Riot Games Designer: Chris Cantrell, Rick Ernst, Stone Librande, Prashant Saraswat, Nathan Tiras Artist: Danny Beck, Tysen Henderson Player Count: 2-4 Mechs Vs Minions is a glitzy game with tons of minis,

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