Crows Overkill Review

Title: Crows Overkill Genre: Hand Management, Take That, Player Elimination Publisher: Deep Water Games, EmperorS4 Designer: Roy Nambu Artist: Amayagi-do Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Killing birds Crows Overkill is a bit of an oddity, from a thematic

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Deadly Premonition: The Board Game Now Available for Pre-Order

Rising Star Games announced today that Deadly Premonition: The Board Game will launch a limited run via Amazon.com on January 31. Jess: Yep that bananapants-weird video game is now a detective-themed, hand-management board game. Currently available for pre-order, the board game

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Unicorns are running wild on Kickstarter!

Morning Players is returning to Kickstarter to seek funding for their new blind-bidding and collection card game, Kill the Unicorns! Developed by Loic Chorvot, Alain Fondrille, and Cyril Besnard, with illustrations by Levi Prewitt, Kill the Unicorns is set in a

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Cryptozoic Announces Release of Expansion to Epic Spell Wars

Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, today announced the November 29 release of Epic Spell Wars of the Battle Wizards: Melee at Murdershroom Marsh. In the third card game in the popular Epic Spell Wars series, 2-6 players

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Karmaka board game box

Karmaka Review

Title: Karmaka Publisher: Hemisphere Games Designer: Eddy Boxerman, Dave Burke Artist: Lane Brown, Marco Bucci Player Count: 2-4 Karmaka delivers both great art and some truly unique mechanisms, but a heaping spoonful of ‘take that’ gameplay makes this otherwise clever title

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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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Farmageddon Review – The Harvest Is Upon Us

When you think of farming games, a few common themes probably come to mind.  Deep, resource-intensive Euros where feeding your family is your first priority.  Arranging rows of crops, tending to your cattle, caring for the land so that it

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Alchemy! Review – Transmuting Gold into Lead

Alchemy! (exclamation! point!) from Mike Kanarek and Aviary Games, is a take-that set-collection game for 2-5 players.  In it, everyone takes on the role of an aspiring alchemy student, competing against their fellows to prove they are worthy of the

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Dice of Crowns Kickstarter Preview

Dice of Crowns is a push your luck dice game (duh) up on Kickstarter right now. Designed by Brander Roullett and produced by Thing 12 Games, it has- Jess:  Another push your luck dice game?  Let me guess, it has

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Garden of Bees Kickstarter Preview

Garden of Bees, the first offering from Decking Awesome Games is up on Kickstarter right now.  In it, 2-6 players will each control their own hive of bees, competing for dominance over the garden.  They will collect honey, harvest flowers, draft

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