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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Cthulhu Realms Review

To close out our month of Augusthulhu, we are reviewing Cthulhu Realms, a deck-building game about mysterious cults, sanity-shattering artifacts, eldritch locations, and some rather hilarious art. Designed by Darwin Kastle, Cthulhu Realms is sort of an oddity.  Emerging from

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Sky Dynasty Kickstarter Preview

Sky Dynasty, by Robert Miedel, is a new game up on Kickstarter right now.  Designed for 2-5 players, this strategy game is a pretty damn clever combination of deck-building and area-control mechanics, with quick, simultaneous action selection and easy-to-engage rules.  You

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Cthulhu Fluxx Review

Once upon a time, I loved Fluxx. Once upon a time, my board game experience was also limited to Monopoly, Life, and Munchkin. Many years and many board games later, my interest has cooled somewhat, and it seems that my

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Telepathy Review

Andrew:  Today we check out Telepathy, a deduction game for 2-4 players from LMD Enterprises Inc.  Can you outwit your opponent and figure out what their chosen symbol is before they divine yours?  Will I ever be able to beat

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Fleet Review – Deep Sea Engine Building Excellence

Andrew:  Ok everyone, I really want to review Fleet. Jess:  Heck yeah!  We really hauled in a marlin with this game! Diana:  Wouldn’t want this to be the review that got away! Rob:  I’d never say this game was fishing

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Harbour Review

Andrew:  Today we are checking out Harbour, a game of commodity speculation and shifting trade markets, where- Jess:  You’re making this sound like work.  Is this game work? Andrew:  Not even a little!  Look at these worker meeples. Jess: …Are

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Welcome to the Dungeon Review

Andrew:  Originally released by Oink Games (purveyors of fine games in tiny boxes) as Dungeon of Mandom in Japan, Welcome to Dungeon is a recent release by IELLO.  This small box game (though slightly larger than a typical Oink title)

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Hogger Logger Review

Today, we are going to be taking a look at Hogger Logger from (appropriately enough) Hogger Logger LLC. Jess:  Is that a pig who is also a lumberjack? Andrew:  Yes it is. Jess:  That’s awesome! Andrew:  Well, I’m glad you

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