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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Captain’s Wager Review

The first thing that popped into my head after seeing the box art for Captain’s Wager – from designer Jonathan Hager and publisher Grey Fox Games – was “high adventure.” Something like Atlantis or Treasure Planet; films from Disney’s awkward

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POD-X Kickstarter Preview – A Bluffing Game For Anywhere

Microgames are here to stay.  Designed to be fast, small and affordable, games like Love Letter (which may have started the current craze) promise to deliver lots of game in as small a package as they can manage.  With this

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Bon Appetit Kickstarter Preview

Do you find yourself hungry for a fast-playing card game that will satisfy your whole party’s appetite while not being too filling?  Do you crave quick take-that style action that doesn’t lose its flavor even after you’ve had several helpings?

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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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