Outlawed Kickstarter Preview – A Bandit Bluffing Filler

Bluffing games are sort of a polarizing genre, in my observation.  There are folks who absolutely revel in the challenge – out-thinking your opponents, making big plays on little more than intuition and clever, subtle manipulation, and falling prey to

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Sky Dynasty Kickstarter Preview – Once More Unto The Gateway

A bit over a year ago, we did a preview for Sky Dynasty, a game by Robert Miedel.  Our review went up toward the end of that project’s time on Kickstarter, and we were sad to see it not fund, because

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Stellar Armada Kickstarter Preview – Space Battle, Just Add Dice

Stellar Armada is a tiny space-themed dice duel for two.  Up on Kickstarter now (and weeeeell over-funded), Stellar Armada is the first game designed and published by Jerason Banes.  Promising light, fast gameplay at a ludicrously low price, is Stellar Armada

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Sagrada Kickstarter Preview

Sagrada is a dice-drafting and placement game for 2-4 players from Floodgate Games.  Up on KS now and at almost 200% funded, Sagrada , designed by Adrian Adamescu and Daryl Andrews, has its players acting as stained glass artisans (which is to

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Unfair Kickstarter Preview

Unfair,  up on Kickstarter now from designer Joel Finch and Good Games Publishing, is a card game where 2-4 players compete with each other to build the most profitable, prestigious theme park.  With fantastic art, a tight 8-turn playtime and

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Gen Con 2016 News: Passport Games Booth Walkthrough

We were lucky enough to get a guided tour through the Passport booth at Gen Con, and we were treated to a glimpse of several new and upcoming games! Jess:  Passport is the US publisher for many titles that we love,

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Bureaunauts Kickstarter Preview

**Edit:  The Bureaunauts Kickstarter is live!** Firing up the Kickstarter video for Bureaunauts, I am immediately put off, ever so slightly, by the somewhat flat, practiced tone of the narrator (who I am guessing is co-designer Allison Markello; sorry Allison) –

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Pages of War Kickstarter Preview

Pages of War is a new game from Sanjae Duncan and J. Kloud Entertainment, going up on Kickstarter 8/1 (we will provide links as soon as the campaign goes live).  A head-to-head card battle game for 2-4 players, Pages of

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Underlings of Underwing Kickstarter Preview

**Edit:  It’s up now!  Check out the Underlings of Underwing Kickstarter here!** Going up on Kickstarter August 25th, Underlings of Underwing is a new game from Alisha Volkman, Stephen Slota, and Kevin Ballestrini.  In it, a whopping 2-6 players will

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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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