Happy Salmon Review

Title: Happy Salmon Publisher: North Star Games, LLC Designer: Ken Gruhl, Quentin Weir Happy Salmon from Northstar Games, is a fantastic, frenetic party game for 3-6 players who are comfortable being a bit loud and also wiggling their arms against each

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Cards Against Humanity Goes Inter-Sexy-Stellar with Mass Effect Pack

Jess: I love board games, but I also love video games, so when I hear words like “Mass Effect” and “Cards Against Humanity” my ears prick up like a corgi who hears the bag of snackeroos opening. The Cards Against Humanity

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The Metagame Review – A Party Game For Everyone

Title: The Metagame Publisher: Local No. 12 Designer: Colleen Macklin, John Sharp, Eric Zimmerman Player Count: 2-33 (I mean, seriously?) For People Who Like: Party games that don't necessarily center around dick jokes The Metagame is just one more in

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Live in NYC? Come Try Out Funemployed!

Funemployed is a card-based party game for 3–20 players where everyone plays job candidates with some “challenging” traits. Can you convince the HR manager to hire you? You’ll need to tell a convincing story as to why being hung over and

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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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Wordsy Kickstarter Preview

Gil Hova, the mastermind behind smash hit The Networks (as well as Bad Medicine and Battle Merchants) is at it again, this time retooling his classic Prolix by removing some of the fuss to create Wordsy, a wordsmithing game for 1-6 players

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Cult Following Kickstarter Preview

Cult Following, from Bravely Told Games, is a fast-talking storytelling game of harmless (and not so harmless) cults each trying to recruit the most followers.  Up on Kickstarter now with a little less than a week to go, it can

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Brent Black Uses His Words To Discuss His New Party Game!

Brent “Brentalfloss” Black is well known for his gaming music videos on Youtube, but this comedically brilliant composer is always working on something new, and we’re always interested in what he has going on! Along with his creative partner Julian Spillane (a

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Voila! Review

For most hobbyist boardgamers, it’s not uncommon to think about a long evening of gaming as a meal with many courses.  You might get started with an appetizer of Between Two Cites or Karuba.  Maybe some Resistance for the table. 

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Bad Medicine Review – Just What The Doctor Ordered

Bad Medicine is a party game designed by Gil Hova and published by Formal Ferret Games.  More than just an absolutely scathing takedown of modern medicine, Bad Medicine is a hilarious game for 4-8 players (or 2, with the co-op variant) about being

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