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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Among The Stars: Revival and Minis Now in Preorder!

Stronghold Games has announced that they have opened up preorders for Among The Stars: Revival and the Among The Stars: Miniatures Pack. Revival is a standalone game, but can also be played as an expansion for Among The Stars. It

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Sylvion Review

Rob: Buckle-up all you dream defenders; Gameosity is going back to the “Oniverse.” Sylvion is the latest game from designer Shadi Torbey (Onirim, Urbion) and publisher Z-Man Games, and takes us back to the land of dreams. Because apparently the

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Ether Wars, Dice-based Strategy, on Kickstarter Now

A new indie gamedev studio, called Ether DEV, is hitting the scene with their first Kickstarter. Founders Javier Alaiz Dominguez and Álvaro Arteaga Garcia are crowdfunding their dice-driven strategy game Ether Wars. The game is based on the idea of sci-fi

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Crysis Strives to Join the Ranks of Video Games turned Board Games

Crysis Analogue Edition promises to be a “Competitive, tactical board game for 2-8 players” based the first person shooter Crysis. Frame6, an independent game developer out of Germany, started a Kickstarter campaign to adapt the video game to a mini-laden

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XCOM: The Board Game Review

 Rob: Today we’re going to be protecting the Earth from an alien invasion in XCOM: The Board Game – a cooperative strategy/push your luck game for 1 to 4 players from designer Eric M. Lang and publisher Fantasy Flight Games and is

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I Heart Catapults in Capture: A Strategy Board Game by Game Salute.

Capture is a strategy board Game on in Kickstarter by Game Salute. The designer, Andrew Hunzicker, started working on the game in the 80’s and has clearly poured a lot of time and effort into the game. It’s designed for

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Regnum Angelica Review

 Andrew: Today, we look at Regnum Angelica, the first major release from Black Locust Games.  Designed specifically for two players, one of us will herald the noble Arch, while the other takes command of the terrifying Fallen, as each of these two

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