Use Your Sweet ICECOOL Skills to Win a Trip to Antarctica!

It’s almost fall, but summer’s strangle hold on the temperature lately is just awful. Every day is like living in a sauna, but thankfully Brain Games has announced their “ICECOOL Antarctica challenge“! They’re funding a trip for two people to Antarctica where

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Game in a Minute Ep 79: Doodle Rush

Title: Doodle Rush Genre: Real-time, Drawing, Guessing Publisher: Brain Games Designer: Adam Porter Artist: Reinis Pētersons Player Count: 3-6. the more the better! Doodle Rush is a frantic party-style real-time drawing game that we enjoyed at every player count! (Gameosity

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Ice Cool Receives Kinderspiel des Jahres 2017 Award

One of our favorite flicking games, Ice Cool, has received the Kinderspiel des Jahres award as the Best Children’s Game of the Year 2017! Together under the pseudonym ‘Brian Gomez’, Egils Grasmanis, Jānis Grunte, Edgars Zaķis and Reinis Butāns created this

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Ice Cool Review – A Flicking Game Of Penguins And Fish

In Ice Cool, from Brain Games and Brian Gomez, 2-4 players will flick penguins around their school, trying to snag delicious fish from all over the building.  Delivering a shockingly large playspace in a relatively small box (no larger, say,

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Game Of Trains Review

Game of Trains, designed by Alexey Konnov, Alexey Paltsev, and Anatoliy Shklyarov and produced by Brain Games (Om Nom Nom, Voila!), is a deceptively simple game.  Within this small box is naught by a deck of cards, numbered 1 –

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Voila! Review

For most hobbyist boardgamers, it’s not uncommon to think about a long evening of gaming as a meal with many courses.  You might get started with an appetizer of Between Two Cites or Karuba.  Maybe some Resistance for the table. 

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Om Nom Nom Review

The food chain isn’t the sort of thing I’d have considered as a theme in a board game geared towards children, but in the case of Om Nom Nom – from designer Meelis Looveer and publisher Brain Games – it

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