Purrrlock Holmes Review

Title: Purrlock Holmes: Furriarty's Trail Publisher: IDW Games Release Date: 2017 Designer: Stephen Sauer Artist: Jacqui Davis Player Count: 2-5 Purrlock Holmes: Furriarty’s Trail combines deductive gameplay with a race to the finish, as well as really great art. Purrrlock

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Mysterium: Secrets & Lies Expansion Brings New Content and Mechanics to Phantasmal Family Favourite

Asmodee Digital, leader in digital board game entertainment, today announced their latest update to haunting family favorite Mysterium, the cooperative deduction game that challenges players to interpret clues provided by a helpful ghost to solve the mystery of his murder. In addition to

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The Shipwreck Arcana Kickstarter Preview

Title: The Shipwreck Arcana Genre: Deduction, Cooperative Publisher: Meromorph Games Designer: Kevin Bishop Artist: Matthew Bishop Player Count: 2-5 The Shipwreck Arcana is an interesting, light game of deduction.  The art is really fantastic and the gameplay is simple, though

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Donner dinner party

Donner Dinner Party Review

Title: Donner Dinner Party Genre: Hidden Traitor, Social Deduction Publisher: Chronicle Books Designer: Forrest-Pruzan Creative Player Count: 4–10, definitely better with more Chronicle Books’ Donner Dinner Party is a cannibalistic player elimination game for 4–10 ravenous players. When I attended

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Devir Brings a Whole New Market to Toy Fair

Sometimes you attend a conference and run to and fro, meeting to meeting, making contacts, throwing business cards into the air like you just don’t care and then sometimes you take a seat at a table and have what turns

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Deception: Murder in Hong Kong Review

Title: Murder In Hong Kong Publisher: Grey Fox Games Designer: Tobey Ho Artist: Ben Carre, Tommy Ng, Ari Wong Player Count: 4-12 A social deduction game with more, well, deduction than most. Great artwork; we love the bilingual aesthetic. Plays

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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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Sink Your Teeth into Bon Appétit!

Bon Appétit – A Fine Dining Frenzy by Avant-Garde Games is a 2-5 player deception game with a heaping plateful of protine. Every player is a famous foodie determined to have their fill of a delicious steak dinner. The only problem

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Visit the Pastoral and Murderous Town of Salem, Now on Kickstarter!

Town of Salem is a card game based on the titular, free-to-play hidden role, video game by BlankMediaGames. Players take on the roles of villagers in the Town of Salem. These roles are kept secret, so no one really knows who

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Apotheca Available in Stores Now!

Knapsack Games‘ Apotheca, the potion brewing game for 1-4 players, kicked some serious butt on Kickstarter; they raised over 500% of their goal. Now, with the help of their co-publisher Renegade Game Studios, the game has made its way on to

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