Biblios Dice Review

Biblios Dice, by Doctor Finn’s Games(Capo Dei Capi), is, perhaps predictably, the dice version of one of our favorite games, Biblios.  The original was a light set-collection game with a really unique balance between card drafting and auctioning, and Biblios Dice

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Tiny Epic Galaxies Review

Tiny Epic Galaxies is the third game in the Tiny Epic series, from Scott Almes and Gamelyn Games (Tiny Epic Kingdoms, Tiny Epic Defenders).  This sci-fi themed area control game has a lot to live up to in order to claim

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Tiny Epic Defenders Review

Tiny Epic Defenders, by Scott Almes and Gamelyn Games (Tiny Epic Kingdoms), is a cooperative area defense game that picks up right where Tiny Epic Kingdoms left off.  Swapping the role selection that I loved in TEK for action-point based,

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San Juan Review

San Juan, designed by Andreas Seyfarth and published by Ravensburger, is a city-building card game for 2-4 players.  In it, players will develop the buildings under their control, produce and sell goods, and vie to be the most prosperous citizen

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Norsaga Review

Norsaga, designed by Kevin Bishop and published by Meromorph Games is an interesting combination of set collection and hand management gameplay, dressed up as a Norse boasting contest.  Each of the 2-4 players will tell an epic saga of their

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Santa’s Little Helpers and the Ice Cube Jam Review

Just in time for the holidays, Matt Worden (Dicey Curves, Jump Gate) brings us Santa’s Little Helpers And The Ice Cube Jam, a decidedly lighter game of tiny tiles, colored cubes, and an introduction to set collection and pick up &

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Biblios Review

Biblios, designed by Steve Finn (presumably the mild-mannered alter-ego of the intriguing Dr. Finn)  and published by IELLO Games (Welcome To Dungeon), is a very cool card drafting, set collection, auction-based hand management game…but nowhere near as complicated as I

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Secret Directive Kickstarter Preview

**Update! – Secret Directive is back up on Kickstarter!  This new version of the game features some updated rules, which hopefully address some of our issues with the game.  You should definitely go over to their Kickstarter page and check

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Conquest of Speros Review

Today we review Conquest of Speros, a small-box area control game from Grey Fox Games.  Does this little package indeed contain good things (as is tradition), or is it just another collection of tiny meeples with nothing better to do

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Morocco Kickstarter Prototype Preview

Matt Riddle and Ben Pinchback (Fleet, Wharfside) are at it again!  Up on Kickstarter right now, Morocco is a tile-laying, area control Euro for 2-5 players that has been brewing for some time (though the dearth of crab meeples is…troubling).  How

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