Mutology Kickstarter Preview

Mutology, going up on Kickstarter soon (we’ll provide links when it does), is a head-to-head card battle game and the first outing by Jeremy Bartlett & ThinkForm Games.  You and your opponent will take on the roles of Mutologists: ‘scientists’ with

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Fugitive Kickstarter Preview

Tim Fowers has already done the unlikely.  In the first game of his which I had the pleasure of playing, Paperback, he managed to create a spelling game that I really love (the required backstory there is that I generally don’t

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Institute of Magical Arts Review

One of my favorite 2-player games is Steve Finn’s Capo dei Capi, and his Institute for Magical Arts has a lot in common with its mafia-themed predecessor.  Both games have you rolling dice and contending over a central line of

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Mint Tin Mini Apocalypse Review – Armageddon In Your Pocket

Like so many who live in NYC, I commute via train to get to my (day) job.  And one day, my lovely wife and I were walking to the subway station, only to see a line of people, literally hundreds

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The Rose King Review

In The Rose King, by designer Dirk Henn, 2 players will reenact a bloody war between the houses of York and Lancaster in 15th century England.  This brutal conflict, called the War of the Roses, changed the face of English nobility

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WeQu Kickstarter Preview – An Interactive Personality Test

WeQu, created by Oh Kwon, Ted Munter and Hari Sreenevaslu, is described as “a new, revolutionary and interactive card game and app designed to bring friends, family, coworkers, and acquaintances closer together through positive communication”.   “WeQu prompts players to learn

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Clash of the Battle Goats Kickstarter Preview

Brent Critchfield is at it again!  Last time we reviewed a game from Studio Woe, we got Gruff, a head-to-head card battler featuring mutated necromantic cyborg fairygoats battling it out (and yes, it is exactly as awesome as it sounds).

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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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