Darkest Night – Solitaire Review

There are so many board games that ask you, as a player, to prevent Armageddon. Sometimes you’re teaming up with friends against a relentless deck of cards, other times another person is in control of the evil entity trying to

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Onirim vs. Onirim – How do the 1st and 2nd Editions Stack Up?

Onirim is where it all began, back in 2010. From designer Shadi Torbey, publisher Z-Man Games, and featuring the wonderful artwork of Elise Plessis, it was the first title in the now four games strong Oniverse series. Last year Z-Man

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Castellion Review

  This may come as a shock, but I’m kind of a Shadi Torbey fan. More specifically, I’m a fan of all his “Oniverse” games (Onirim, Urbion, and Sylvion). There’s something about each of them that fascinates me – whether it’s

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Shoot for the Moon! Lunarchitects Lands on Kickstarter!

What’s better than building snowmen for the holidays? Building MOONBASES!  Lunarchitects is a 1-5 player game were you and your friends compete to see who can build the most successful moonbase. The game is a reimagining of Glen More, Iron Kitten

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Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game Review

Best to get this out of the way right at the start. Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game – 1-5 players, from designers Ben Cichoski and Danny Mandel (Super Awesome Games), and publisher Upper Deck – isn’t Legendary Encounters:

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Hero: Immortal King – The Infernal Forge Review

Pretty much any game that offers solo play will get my attention, and that’s exactly what happened when I spotted Hero: Immortal King – The Infernal Forge – from designer Emmanuel Beltrando and publisher Asmodée Editions – on the shelf.

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Flip City Review

Flip City – from designer Chen Zhifan and publisher Tasty Minstrel Games (Cthulhu Realms, Harbour) – is a weird little card game that I’m not quite sure how to categorize. You have to build a city, kind of, but you also

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Rob’s Top 8 Favorite Games to Play Solo

Rob: Before we jump right into this list of my all-time favorite games to play solitaire, I think it’s important to mention that this was an incredibly difficult list to make. I’ve played so many games that offer solo variants

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Hostage Negotiator Review

It never ceases to amaze me just how intense some board games can be – especially solitaire games. Granted I never expected hostage negotiation to be a breeze but Hostage Negotiator, from developer A.J. Porfirio and publisher Van Ryder Games,

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Cards of Cthulhu Review

Rob:  Very few board gamers who have crossed the line from Parker Brothers and Milton Bradley to Z-Man and Fantasy Flight have managed to do so without learning about a few go-to Cthulhu-themed titles. I’m looking at you, Arkham Horror

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