Ravine Kickstarter Preview

Title: Ravine Genre: Cooperative, Survival Designer: Mathew Sisson Ravine is a unique experience, feeling something like a rogue-like game in card form.  We had a really great time with it, but we actually wish it had pushed its own core

Read more

Dino Dude Ranch: Hatchlings Expansion Kickstarter Preview

Title: Hatchlings Series: Dino Dude Ranch Publisher: Letiman Games Designer: Daniel Grek, Dan Letzring Artist: Derek Bacon, Michael Cofer, Danny Devine, Jesse Labbe Player Count: 2–5 Players Publisher Letiman Games and designer Dan Letzring tempted fate and played god last

Read more

Sarah’s Singularity Kickstarter Preview

Title: Sarah's Singularity Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Thomas Gutschmidt Artist: Carey Pietsch Player Count: 2-5 Sarah’s Singularity is a set collection card game, headed to Kickstarter by Daily Magic Games.  Featuring a really neat twist on

Read more

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

Read more
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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more