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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Richard Garfield’s Treasure Hunter Hits Kickstarter!

Queen Games is back on Kickstarter with their latest project, Treasure Hunter. The 2-6 player cardgame was designed by Richard Garfield, the mind behind Magic the Gathering and Ghooost!. The goal of the game is to grab as much treasure

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Cryptozoic Befriends GameStop

GameStop has partnered with Cryptozoic Entertainment as part of their new expansion into selling board games and trading cards. The store has started carrying games such as Spyfall, The Big Bang Theory: The Party Game, The Walking Dead: Don’t Look Back Dice Game, Adventure

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Cthulhu Kickstarters

In keeping with our Augusthulhu month here are two Cthulhu based Kickstarters chock full of tentacles and sure to cause mild bouts of madness. Chaos of Cthulhu Chaos of Cthulhu, by Imp House, is a dice based battle game where a

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Rob’s Top 8 (Technially 12) Favorite Card Games

Rob:  Everyone has a soft spot for certain types of games. I’m not talking just genres or mechanics, either. It’s quite common for people to gravitate towards things like small boxes, faster or longer play times, minis, and so on.

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Flocks & Flyways is a Kickstarter Success!

Congratulations to Shark & Shark Games on their successfully funded Kickstarter campaign for Flocks & Flyways. The 2-4 player game uses competitive drafting to build your flocks of birds so you can fly south for the winter. As you play,

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Get a look at AEG’s Upcoming Smash Up Munchkin

AEG has released a few teasers for their upcoming Smash Up Munchkin coming out at Gen Con 2015 this August. The Unexpected Party card is jam packed with Halflings and the Elf Help Guru might seem like it only benefits your

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UPDATE: AEG Announces Their New Smash Up Factions!

After a crazy round of voting the results are in. Smash Up’s new factions are (drumroll…) Sharks Superheroes Greek Myth Dragons  Jess: Aw yeah! My Vikings lost out, but Dragons FTW! The Smash Up: It’s Your Fault expansion will be

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AEG Opens Up Voting On Their Next Smash Up Factions

Hey everyone! A little while back AEG asked for suggestions on new factions for Smash Up, their very fun card-based area-influence game.  Now they have released the finalists and are accepting votes for your favorites. Some of the options are: Cowboys,

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Apex: Theropod Deck-Building Game Review

Rob: Today we’re going to learn about why it wouldn’t be as cool as you might think to go back in time and see the dinosaurs with Apex: Theropod Deck-Building Game, from Die-Hard Games and designer Herschel Hoffmeyer. The short

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