The Lost Expedition Review – Choose your own misadventure

Title: The Lost Expedition Genre: Adventure, Resource Management Designer: Peer Sylvester Artist: Garen Ewing Player Count: 1-5 For People Who Like: Brutal co-operative/solo experiences, equally rough head-to-head gameplay, getting killed by jungles The Lost Expedition is a really fun game,

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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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Moby Dick or, The Card Game Review

Title: Moby Dick or, The Card Game Publisher: King Post Studios Player Count: 2-4 Moby Dick or, The Card Game is a curious bit of game design – more of a love letter to the book than a game in

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Game In A Minute Ep 28: Sons of Anarchy: Men of Mayhem

Title: Sons of Anarchy: Men of Mayhem Designer: Aaron Dill, John Kovaleski, Sean Sweigart Artist: Katie Dillon, Charles Woods Player Count: 3-4 (Our only real gripe about the game is its narrow player count) For People Who Like: Worker placement

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Deception: Murder in Hong Kong Review

Title: Murder In Hong Kong Publisher: Grey Fox Games Designer: Tobey Ho Artist: Ben Carre, Tommy Ng, Ari Wong Player Count: 4-12 A social deduction game with more, well, deduction than most. Great artwork; we love the bilingual aesthetic. Plays

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Unfair Kickstarter Preview

Unfair,  up on Kickstarter now from designer Joel Finch and Good Games Publishing, is a card game where 2-4 players compete with each other to build the most profitable, prestigious theme park.  With fantastic art, a tight 8-turn playtime and

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Game in a Minute Ep.10 – Mice and Mystics

Today on Game in a Minute we check out Mice and Mystics by Jerry Hawthorne and Plaid Hat Games. Can this 1-4 player dungeon crawling co-op deliver big time fun, or does it just squeak by?  Watch our review to

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Back To The Future: An Adventure Through Time Review

Back To The Future: An Adventure Through Time, from Matt Riddle & Ben Pinchback (Fleet, Morocco, Wharfside) and IDW Games (Machi Koro) is a set collection, hand management, role selection game about zipping around the timeline of the iconic films,

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Gruff Review

Gruff is the first game to come out of Studio Woe; a 2-player head-to-head constructed card game that features mutants, cyborgs, eldritch abominations, and necromantic magic, all powered by the waning sanity of those nightmarish enough to wield them. Jess:  Wait,

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Bomb Squad Review

Bomb Squad, from Tasty Minstrel Games and designed by Dan Keltner and David Short, is a cooperative card game that combines limited player communication, real-time gameplay, and hidden information to create an unbearably tense atmosphere.  Taking on the role of a

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