Coming to Kickstarter: Wages of War

On April 11th, Ben Mora, creator of Flip!, is Kickstarting his latest game Wages of War: The Uncooperative Siege Game. It will be a 2-4 player worker placement game influenced by games like Puerto Rico. In the game you will

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Dinosaur Island Stomps on to Kickstarter!

Let’s Get Paleontologeeky in Here! Pandasurus Games‘ Dinosaur Island is now on Kickstarter! Designed by Jon Gilmour (Dead of Winter) and Brian Lewis (Titans of Industry)and illustrated in a bombastic explosion of color by Kwanchai Moriya and Peter Wocken, Dinosaur Island is a game

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Azuchi Castle Review

Title: Azuchi Castle Genre: Card Drafting, Worker Placement (Sorta?) Publisher: Baccum Inc. Designer: Sungwoo Hyun Artist: Jamsan Player Count: 2-4 Azuchi Castle is a tiny game that plays both very quickly and very easily.  While brevity may be the soul

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Samara Review

Title: Samara Publisher: Cwali Designer: Corné van Moorsel Artist: Philip Kustov Player Count: 2-4 Samara is a unique, accessible game with very few, but very clever mechanics.  Its time track adds a neat spin on Worker Placement, and the cost/benefit

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Steam Works Review

Title: Steam Works Genre: Worker Placement Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Alex Churchill Artist: Adam P. McIver, Oliver Meinerding Player Count: 2-5 (Becoming way more complex at higher counts) Steam Works has a few innovative mechanics, with players literally building

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Area 1851 Review

Title: Area 1851 Publisher: Game Salute Designer: Justin Blaske Artist: Dann May, Lucas Soriano Player Count: 2-5 (Simultaneous turns keep any player count humming right along) Area 1851 comes at worker placement mechanics with a fantastically wacky premise, great artwork, and

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New Releases for Quined Games in 2017 (Including Yours?…)

Quined Games has announced they will be releasing Haspelknecht: The Ruhrvalley , an expansion for Haspelknecht, this upcoming year. Haspelknecht is Thomas Spitzer‘s first title and is a worker placement game about coal mining in the Ruhr region of Germany. The expansion will be listed

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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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Ether Wars Returning to Kickstarter!

Ether Wars is coming back to Kickstarter! They had a bit of a rough start the first time around and didn’t meet its funding goal, but this time around the publishing company, Burning Games, has picked it up. If you

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C.O.G by Dr Finn

Dr. Finn’s Games has launched a new project on Kickstarter: C.O.G.! C.O.G. is a steampunk-themed worker-placement spelling game for 2-4 players. We had the pleasure of trying out the prototype of the game with Dr. Finn himself, and it is

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