Tak: A Beautiful Game Kickstarter Preview

The Kingkiller Chronicle, from Patrick Rothfuss, is one of our favorite fantasy series (no, seriously, you should check it out, it’s amazing).  And in amidst the magic and the drama that Kvothe experiences in his journeys through Temerant, Rothfuss makes special

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Star Realms: Colony Wars Review

Colony wars is the first major expansion to Star Realms, the breakaway hit sci-fi deck builder from White Wizard Games.  How does this expansion, which is actually just as big as the original game, fair against its older sibling?  And more importantly, is

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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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Secret Directive Kickstarter Preview

**Update! – Secret Directive is back up on Kickstarter!  This new version of the game features some updated rules, which hopefully address some of our issues with the game.  You should definitely go over to their Kickstarter page and check

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Conquest of Speros Review

Today we review Conquest of Speros, a small-box area control game from Grey Fox Games.  Does this little package indeed contain good things (as is tradition), or is it just another collection of tiny meeples with nothing better to do

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Chopstick Dexterity MegaChallenge 3000 Review

Today, Mayday Games (Viceroy) serves up Chopstick Dexterity MegaChallenge 3000 and with it a healthy dose of real-time chopstick-clicking fun!  Do you have what it takes to snatch all the best bits from the bowl before your opponents do?  Will

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An Ideal Necklace Kickstarter Preview

  An Ideal Necklace is a “Victorian grabbing and gifting” game from Flintlocks & Fancy, up on Kickstarter now.  In it, 1-4 players will take on the roles of Victorian Ladies who are each trying to achieve the ideal life by

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Tower Review

Tower is a set-collection and worker-placement game, designed by Ben Haskett and illustrated by Derek Bacon, and published by Undine Studios.  Playable in about 45 minutes at all player counts, Tower has 1 to 4 players taking on the role

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Viceroy Review

In Viceroy from Mayday Games (Get Bit!, Meteor, Dead Man’s Draw), players will vie for influence over various characters of the realms, enact sweeping legal reform, and build their own Pyramid of Power as they compete to gain the most Power Points

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Hamlet Builder Pro 5000 Kickstarter Preview

Hamlet Builder Pro 5000 is the newest Kickstarter game from the Gamecrafter, who not only supplies all kinds of awesome board game components, but also made one of our favoritest games ever, The Captain Is Dead. Headed to Kickstarter on

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