Jess’s Fave Five Kickstarters of the Week 8/2/18

With gen Con wrapped up, it’s time to relax with a nice frosty mug of… Kickstarters! Let’s see what caught my eye this week! Bargain Quest Oh man, I do love playing roleplaying games. Going on adventures, defeating monsters, getting

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Gameosity at Gen Con: Warsaw City of Ruins

Jess met up with the vibrant Bruce Voge to chat aboutWarsaw: City of Ruins at Gen Con. This Card Drafting/Simultaneous Action Selection game is a remake of the Granna game Capitol with a few tweaks. Warsaw: City of Ruins will be available in

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Indie Boards & Cards and Stronghold Games Merge

Indie Boards & Cards and Stronghold Games announced that they will be merging into one big publishing group called Indie Game Studios. They will also be adding in Action Phase Games, which was previously acquired by Indie Boards and Cards in

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Machi Koro…Legacy???

I’ll freely admit, the first time I heard the words Machi Koro Legacy at Gen Con, I thought my friend was joking around, but no! The master of Legacy games, Rob Daviau is back in action and the little city

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Vampire: The Masquerade Heritage Board Game Coming in 2019

White Wolf Entertainment is working with, board game publisher, Nice Game Publishing GmbH to bring you a new board game in the Vampire: The Masquerade storytelling universe — Vampire: The Masquerade – Heritage. “We’re happy to be working with Nice Game Publishing

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Gen Con’s Year of Firsts

This year’s Gen Con (the biggest tabletop gaming convention in North America) saw some big increases in attendance with record numbers of fans buying 4-Day badges. “By any metric, Gen Con 2018 was an enormous success,” said David Hoppe, Gen

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Nut So Fast Review

Nut So Fast is a giggle-inducing speed dexterity game from Smirk & Laughter Games – a new imprint of Smirk & Dagger (Paramedics: Clear).  With fantastic production value, quick, easy-to-learn gameplay, and the potential for bruised knuckles, we had a

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Custom Heroes Review

Title: Custom Heroes Genre: Ladder Climbing, Shedding Publisher: Alderac Entertainment Group Designer: John D. Clair Artist: Matt Paquette Player Count: 2-4 Custom Heroes uses the same ‘card construction’ mechanisms from designer John D. Clair’s Mystic Vale, except this time applied

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Game in a Minute: Fields of Green

Title: Fields of Green Genre: Tile Placement, Drafting Publisher: Stronghold Games Designer: Vangelis Bagiartakis Artist: Grzegorz Bobrowski, Gong Studios, Tomasz Jedruszek, Naomi Robinson Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Among The Stars (Fields of Green is heavily inspired by

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Jess’s Fave Five Kickstarters of the Week 7/27/18

Every week I like to round up a few of the Kickstarters that caught my eye. Whether they have awesome art, amazing minis, cool mechanics, or just look really, really fun, these gaming Kickstarters are worth a look! Call to

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