Farmageddon Review – The Harvest Is Upon Us

When you think of farming games, a few common themes probably come to mind.  Deep, resource-intensive Euros where feeding your family is your first priority.  Arranging rows of crops, tending to your cattle, caring for the land so that it

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Complicated Board Game The Card Game Kickstarter Preview

Up on Kickstarter right now with about a week left in its campaign, Complicated Board Game The Card Game (great title, but oh man, that’s getting abbreviated) is a, to quote the page, ‘Simple card game about a complicated board game’.

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Circus Flohcati Review

Sometimes, it’s easy for a small game to squeak by.  Honestly, it is; a small box, a modest price tag, a low run-time, these attributes can often forgive a less-than-stellar game, giving it space in a library or on a table that

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Beneath Nexus Kickstarter Preview

Beneath Nexus, the first outing from Silverclutch Games, has just funded on Kickstarter.  With just about 2 days left in its campaign, this asymmetrical card game for 3-6 players promises a unique dungeon crawling experience, where one player takes on

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Unfair Kickstarter Preview

Unfair,  up on Kickstarter now from designer Joel Finch and Good Games Publishing, is a card game where 2-4 players compete with each other to build the most profitable, prestigious theme park.  With fantastic art, a tight 8-turn playtime and

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Pages of War Kickstarter Preview

Pages of War is a new game from Sanjae Duncan and J. Kloud Entertainment, going up on Kickstarter 8/1 (we will provide links as soon as the campaign goes live).  A head-to-head card battle game for 2-4 players, Pages of

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Hostage Negotiator: Crime Wave Kickstarter Preview

Because my life has been lacking in frustration lately, I’m taking a look at Hostage Negotiator: Crime Wave – the new standalone/expansion to the original (from designer A.J.Porfirio and publisher Van Ryder Games) that I hate-loved so much. We’re talking

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Plums Review – A Real Peach Of A Game

Plums, or Pi Mal Pflaumen (as it was originally titled) is a beautiful trick taking game from designer Matthias Cramer and publisher Crash of Games (Backyard Builders Treehouse).  With a refined aesthetic, easy-to-grasp rules, and a snappy playtime, this small-box game

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Virus: An Infectious Card Game Has Infected Kickstarter

From John Coveyou and Genius Games (makers of ION and Peptide, two games we really enjoy), comes another game of a decidedly sciency bend, up on Kickstarter (and fully funded) now! Virus: An Infections Card Game looks like a neat

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Baseball Highlights: 2045 Mobile Review

Right. Well. Let’s get this over with. Some of you might recall that I freaking adored the Baseball Highlights: 2045 Super Deluxe edition. It’s a great game that plays quickly, offers plenty of team customization, and it’s baseball with robots

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