Area 1851 Review

Title: Area 1851 Publisher: Game Salute Designer: Justin Blaske Artist: Dann May, Lucas Soriano Player Count: 2-5 (Simultaneous turns keep any player count humming right along) Area 1851 comes at worker placement mechanics with a fantastically wacky premise, great artwork, and

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Dragoon Review

Title: Dragoon Designer: Jake Given, Zach Given, Jonathan Ritter-Roderick Artist: Nick Nazzaro Player Count: 2-4 (More players means more aggro) For People Who Like: Gorgeous components and light, luck-driven gameplay Dragoon is a pretty game with metal bits that are

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Game In A Minute Ep 27: Elder Sign

Elder Sign will always hold a special place in our hearts here at Gameosity – it was the first game we reviewed (link to the award-winning edifice of gaming journalism here) and it’s a game that the four founders really

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Hounded Review – A Foxy Game For 2

Hounded, from designer Clint Bohaty and publisher Atlas Games, pits 2 players against each other in an asymmetrical, tactical battle of wits.  Will the fox, with its superior mobility, manage to evade the huntsman and his party?  Or will the

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Imhotep Review

Title: Imhotep Genre: Area Control/Area Influence Cube Stacking Euro Goodness Publisher: KOSMOS Designer: Phil Walker-Harding Artist: Miguel Coimbra, Michaela Kienle Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Abstract games, Cubes, Clever Scoring Mechanisms, Watching their plans go awry Imhotep is

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Go Cuckoo! Review

You know what?  I think HABA is pretty brilliant.  While the majority of their games are aimed squarely at kids, they are making better and better forays into the hobby gaming market.  Recently, we reviewed Treasure of the 13 Islands,

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Medici Review

Originally published a decade ago, Medici is an abstract auctioning game from famed designer Reiner Knizia.  On the auction block today is a recent re-release by Grail games.  The folks at Grail (who were kind enough to offer us a review

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Farmageddon Review – The Harvest Is Upon Us

When you think of farming games, a few common themes probably come to mind.  Deep, resource-intensive Euros where feeding your family is your first priority.  Arranging rows of crops, tending to your cattle, caring for the land so that it

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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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