Squee With Delight Over This New Takenoko Expansion!

Recently Antoine Bauza, designer of Takenoko, tweeted that the new expansion, Takenoko Chibis, would be released this summer during GenCon Indy 2015. We’ve collected up as much of the Takenoko Chibi’s details that we can find for your pandaful convenience!

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Portal Games Announces New Micro Game – Tides of Time

Portal games has announced that Tides of Time, by new designer Kristian Čurla, is coming out in July at Gen Con 2015. The game is set in ancient times and is designed for two players. In this micro game you’ll get

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Exploding Kittens Sneaky Peeky Preview Review

 Andrew: Last night, Jess and I had a chance to head on over to The Uncommons (THE board game café in Manhattan…I feel like I’ve said that before) for a very special, very romantic evening of ok, look, no more

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XCOM: The Board Game Review

 Rob: Today we’re going to be protecting the Earth from an alien invasion in XCOM: The Board Game – a cooperative strategy/push your luck game for 1 to 4 players from designer Eric M. Lang and publisher Fantasy Flight Games and is

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The Captain Is (still) Dead – Episode 2: Adrift (Sneak Preview)

*UPDATE* – Episode 2 is now on sale at the Gamecrafter!  After you read our (incredibly well-written) review, head on over to https://www.thegamecrafter.com/crowdsale/the-captain-is-dead-adrift to pick up your copy!  Andrew: The Captain Is Dead is still one of my favorite co-op

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Best Treehouse Ever by Scott Almes and Green Couch Games has Funded!

 Jess: When I was a kid, my parents promised me a treehouse. They never did build it, but I always dreamed of how cool it would be. Now with Best Treehouse Ever I can live out my dreams of building

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Roll for the Galaxy Review

When it comes to establishing a galactic empire, a would-be star-emperor has many tactics to choose from.  Will you win over countless planets by bringing faithful colonists?  Will you machine out doomsday technology which secures your conquest by unstoppable force?

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With Snow Drifts up to Our Eyebrows, We See Arctic Scavengers: Recon Just Over the Horizon

Just like the weather outside right now (if you live in the northeast like we do), Arctic Scavengers is a grueling world of the post-apocalyptic ice age. Players must compete against each other to survive in this unique deckbuilder which

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I Heart Catapults in Capture: A Strategy Board Game by Game Salute.

Capture is a strategy board Game on in Kickstarter by Game Salute. The designer, Andrew Hunzicker, started working on the game in the 80’s and has clearly poured a lot of time and effort into the game. It’s designed for

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Praetor Review

Today we check out Praetor, a tile-laying, city-building, worker-placement game for 2-5 players from Passport Game Studios.  As Roman architects, we will vie for the favor of the great Caesar Hadrian by building up the city, manipulating its markets, and seeing to

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