Supertall – A Tiny Tower-building Game Kickstarter Preview

Title: Supertall Genre: Microgame, Hand Management, Set Collection Publisher: Button Shy Designer: Nat Levan Artist: Martin Cobb Player Count: 2-3 For People Who Like: Quick but puzzly little games, microgames, Sprawlopolis Supertall – A Tiny Tower-building Game is yet another

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Virulence: An Infectious Card Game Review

Title: Virulence: An Infectious Card Game Genre: Trick Taking, Set Collection Publisher: Genius Games Designer: John Coveyou Artist: Matt Franklin Player Count: 2-5 The latest game in John Coveyou’s ‘Games about actual science things’ (a name we made up), Virulence:

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Sushi Draft Review

Title: Sushi Draft Publisher: Blue Orange Games Release Date: 2012 Designer: Takahiro Amioka Artist: Stéphane Escapa, Takahiro Amioka Player Count: 3–5 Players For People Who Like: Family level card games Today Andrew takes a look at Sushi Draft, Blue Orange

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Game in a Minute Ep 86: Ubongo

Title: Ubongo Designer: Grzegorz Rejchtman Artist: Nicolas Neubauer Player Count: 1-4 Players In this week’s episode of Game in a Minute, Andrew puzzles over the abstract, puzzle game Ubongo. Is it as fun as it is challenging? Check out the

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Game in a Minute Ep 85: Artifacts Inc.

Title: Artifacts Inc. Publisher: Red Raven Games Release Date: 2014 Designer: Ryan Laukat Artist: Ryan Laukat Player Count: 2-4 Collect treasures, sell them to museums, and make oodles of cash while impressing the curators! Artifacts, Inc. promises all this, but

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Game in a Minute Ep 84: Majesty: For the Realm

Title: Majesty Genre: Drafting, Set Collection, Engine Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Marc André Artist: Anne Heidsieck Player Count: 2-4 Majesty is a quick-playing engine-builder where each player is adding workers to their town to score points.  The

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Mystery of the Temples Review

Title: Mystery of the Temples Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Deep Water Games, EmperorS4 Designer: Wei-Min Ling Artist: Maisherly Player Count: 2-4 Thriving on straightforward mechanisms, Mystery of the Temples is a pleasure to play.  Spilling out onto the table beautifully,

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Game in a Minute Ep 83: 10 Minute Heist: The Wizard’s Tower

Title: 10 Minute Heist Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: Nick Sibicky Artist: Denis Martynets Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Stealing from wizards, Set Collecting, Great Art 10 Minute Heist is a quick-playing game in a

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Isle of Skye Digital Coming in 2018

Andreas Pelikan & Alexander Pfister’s Scottish tile placement/set collection game, Isle of Skye, is doing digital later this year! In the game players take on the roles of chieftains, trying to build their kingdoms to be as profitable as possible. Each

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Pinball Showdown Review

Title: Pinball Showdown Genre: Auction, Bidding, Set Collection Publisher: Shoot Again Games Designer: Diane Sauer Player Count: 2-4 Pinball Showdown probably isn’t the game you would expect.  However, despite the theme/gameplay mismatch, Pinball Showdown has some really clever design choices under

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