The Right of Kings is Coming to Kickstarter

The Right of Kings (ROK), created by Alex Rivas, is a 2 to 4 player struggle for power. Each player represents a kingdom trying to find the rightful king and reach the medallion in the middle of the board. At the beginning of

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Dude Games at Toy Fair

Dude Games is a newer publisher on the scene that takes games in French and translates them for the English market. We met up with them at Toy Fair to check out their line of games coming out in 2017. Dark mages

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Ambyria: Shroud of the Shadow Demon Review

Title: Ambyria: Shroud of the Shadow Demon Genre: Take That Publisher: Paw-Warrior Games Designer: Ben Krieger, Josh Paugh Artist: Joseph DeDalto Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Easy to set up games, Take That mechanics, competition, or sort of

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Legendary: Big Trouble in Little China Review

Title: Legendary: Big Trouble In Little China Genre: Co-operative Deck Builder Publisher: Upper Deck Entertainment Designer: Rob Heinsoo Player Count: 1-5 For People Who Like: Co-op Deck Builders, Other Legendary Games (though it's not as strong as its siblings, thematically)

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One Zero One Review

Title: One Zero One Designer: David Harding Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Abstract 2-player games One Zero One tries to convey the feel of dueling computer programmers fighting over lines of code, but it doesn’t quite add up to

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Matcha Review

Title: Matcha Designer: David Harding Artist: TJ Lubrano Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Tea, Contemplative 2-player games, Elevenses (but wish there was a little more thematic flair) Matcha is a pretty little set collection game for 2, with

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Only 3 Days Left to Back AEGIS, the Robot Fighting Game!

AEGIS is Greenbrier Games new Robot building game on Kickstarter. They have called it “Pokemon meets Voltron” and I think that’s a pretty darned good way of thinking of it. Collect your robots, combine them into ultimate fighting forms, and make them fight!

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Far East War 1592 Kickstarter Preview

Far East War 1592 is in its last 60 minutes on Kickstarter right now!  Due to shipping shenanigans (thanks postal service), we didn’t get our copy until a day or two ago, so we have been putting it through its paces

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The Game of 49 Review

I have to admit, The Game of 49 – from designer Mark Corsey and publisher Breaking Games – was something of a surprise. I’m usually not one for competitive games that are slightly gamble-y, and it’s been quite a while

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Leaving Earth Review

Outer space – not necessarily sci-fi, but also actual space grounded in real science – has always been a fascinating board game theme for me. I mean, I like a bit of implausibility just fine, but there’s something about distilling

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