Fruit Ninja: Card Master Kickstarter Preview

Title: Fruit Ninja Genre: Dexterity, Deck Building Publisher: Lucky Duck Games Designer: David Cicurel, Pierre Compain Artist: Mateusz Komada, Katarzyna Kosobucka Player Count: 2-4 Publisher Lucky Duck Games has taken on another ‘app-to-cardboard’ conversion.  Riding the success of their previous

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Hand of Fate Ordeals

Gen Con 50: Hand of Fate Ordeals

One of the titles at Gen Con that I have been eagerly awaiting is Hand of Fate: Ordeals. I’ve been following the progress of this video game turned board game for some time now, so it was amazing to see

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Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Kickstarter Preview

Title: Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Genre: Deck Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Lucky Duck Games Designer: Julien Vergonjeanne Artist: Mateusz Komada Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Paying for their monsters with beer Masters of Elements is the

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Crabs! Kickstarter Preview

Title: Crabs! Genre: Set Collection, Hand Management Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Shane007 Artist: Claire Donaldson, 日津樹伶 (Hitsukirei) Player Count: 2-5 We got to preview Crabs!, going up on Kickstarter soon from Daily Magic Games.  With adorable art and a

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Renegade Kickstarter Preview

Title: Renegade Genre: Deck Building, Cooperative Publisher: Victory Point Games Designer: Richard Wilkins Artist: Clark Miller Player Count: 1-5 Renegade has a few really interesting aspects to it – some neat mechanics, a smart alternate play mode, and interesting variety

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Groves Kickstarter Preview

Title: Groves Genre: Worker Placement, Bag Building Publisher: Letiman Games Designer: Steven Aramini, Dan Letzring Artist: Michael Cofer, Nolan Nasser Player Count: 1-4 Groves is a simple, absolutely beautiful worker placement/bag building game.  With clean mechanisms and quick, satisfying turns,Groves

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Norsaga: Odds and Endings Kickstarter Preview

Title: Norsaga: Odds and Endings Publisher: Meromorph Games Designer: Kevin Bishop Artist: Matthew Bishop Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Relatively simple take-that gameplay Norsaga: Odds and Endings looks to expand the core gameplay of the original, adding a

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Buttonshy Kickstarter Preview – Turbo Drift, Avignon Pilgrimage, Find Your Seats

Those enterprising wallet-stuffers over at Buttonshy are at it again, running a Kickstarter for the three newest entries in their series of pocket-sized micro card games (that’s micro games which are comprised of cards, not games which are comprised of

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Valeria Card Kingdoms: Fire & Frost Expansion Preview

Title: Valeria: Card Kingdoms – Flame & Frost Format: Large-scale expansion Designer: Isaias Vallejo Artist: Mihajlo Dimitrievski Player Count: 1-5 (probably best at 3/4) Flame & Frost is a ‘more of everything’ expansion for Valeria:Card Kingdoms.  It introduces a new

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Preview Smash Up on Steam and Enter to Win an Expansion!

Smash Up is an area-control, shufflebuilding card game from Alderac Entertainment Group (AEG). Recently, AEG and Nomad Games released an early access digital version on Steam and we had a chance to check it out. Fair warning! The game is still being

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