The Butterfly Garden Kickstarter Preview

The Butterfly Garden is the latest game designed by Doctor Finn’s Games (Biblios, Biblios Dice), going up on Kickstarter tomorrow, 2/23.  In this rather beautiful hand management/set collection card game, 2-6 lepidopterists will compete to see who can deliver the most

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Thieves! Review

Thieves!, from Richard de Rijk and Calliope Games, is a light bluffing and card collecting game for the whole family, especially if your whole family is a bunch of loot-hoarding snitches who will sic the cops on you the second you have, like,

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Norsaga Review

Norsaga, designed by Kevin Bishop and published by Meromorph Games is an interesting combination of set collection and hand management gameplay, dressed up as a Norse boasting contest.  Each of the 2-4 players will tell an epic saga of their

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Biblios Review

Biblios, designed by Steve Finn (presumably the mild-mannered alter-ego of the intriguing Dr. Finn)  and published by IELLO Games (Welcome To Dungeon), is a very cool card drafting, set collection, auction-based hand management game…but nowhere near as complicated as I

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Defy the Gods in Alcyon Creative’s Argonauts! (Now on Kickstarter!)

With only 5 days to go, Alcyon Creative’s Kickstarter campaign for Argonauts is already a smashing success!  They have already managed to raise $20,751 of their $9,000 goal with no signs of stopping. The game looks super exciting. It is a

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Heat Review

Andrew: Heat is a heist game, with each player pulling off a series of jobs (or should I say ‘jobs’, ::wink-wink-nudge-nudge-crimes-crimes::), trying to be the criminal mastermind who ends the game with the biggest bankroll.  Some jobs are subtle, requiring

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Holiday Stocking Stuffers (Part 3 – Stuffmageddon)

 Andrew: What do star ships, tuna, the bishop of Tempest, hot potato, and public executions all have in common?  Why, they are all in these, our final five Stocking Stuffer suggestions for great holiday gifts!  As promised, I won’t be singing…anything side

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