Game in a Minute Ep 84: Majesty: For the Realm

Title: Majesty Genre: Drafting, Set Collection, Engine Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Marc André Artist: Anne Heidsieck Player Count: 2-4 Majesty is a quick-playing engine-builder where each player is adding workers to their town to score points.  The

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11 Great Abstract Games for Beginners

Abstract games are a staple of the tabletop genre.  You know the kind – paper-thin theme (when there’s even one at all), simple, often stark presentation, and a focus on mechanics above all else. Wait, you don’t know what I’m talking about?

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Game in a Minute Ep 66: Pandemic Legacy Season 2 (Spoiler Free)

Title: Pandemic Legacy: Season 2 Publisher: Z-Man Games Release Date: 2017 Designer: Rob Daviau, Matt Leacock Artist: Atha Kanaani, Chris Quilliams Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Tough Co-ops Set 71 years in the future, Pandemic Legacy 2 is

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Spooky Up Your Game Night This Halloween!

Halloween lurks just around the turn of the sun and what better way to celebrate the ghoulish night than with some delightfully scary games! Here are some of our top picks of games from this year to play with your

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Z-Man Games Brings Tea to Thos Hard Working Farmers of Arle

Jess: So I am addicted to tea. I have an entire shelf in my cupboard dedicated to tea. Pair this with my love for Fields of Arle and you get an exciting new expansion: Fields of Arle: Tea & Trade! This expansion, from

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2018 Pandemic Survival Series Announced!

Pandemic is a fantastic cooperative survival game. We’ve loved pretty much every iteration of it so I’m excited to hear that Z-man Games has announced the Pandemic Survival Series! 2018 will see a ton of scheduled Pandemic events at conventions, game festivals, or

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Game in a Minute Ep54: NMBR 9

Title: NMBR 9 Publisher: ABACUSSPIELE & Z-Man Games Release Date: 2017 Designer: Peter Wichmann Artist: Fiore GmbH Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Tile laying and puzzle games NMBR 9 looks like a simple tile stacking game, but while

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Merchants & Marauders: Broadsides Review

Title: Merchants & Marauders: Broadsides Genre: Hand Management Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Josh Cappel Artist: Chris Quilliams Player Count: 2 Merchants & Marauders: Broadsides is a ship-to-ship brawl for two, which is both beautifully presented and ultimately lacking in depth.

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Game In A Minute Ep 34: Archaeology: The New Expedition

Title: Archaeology: The New Expedition Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Phil Walker-Harding Artist: Atha Kanaani Player Count: 2-5 Archaeology: The New Expedition is a set collection game from Z-Man Games.  This new version features absolutely gorgeous art and a

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Onirim vs. Onirim – How do the 1st and 2nd Editions Stack Up?

Onirim is where it all began, back in 2010. From designer Shadi Torbey, publisher Z-Man Games, and featuring the wonderful artwork of Elise Plessis, it was the first title in the now four games strong Oniverse series. Last year Z-Man

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