Game in a Minute: Condottiere

Title: Condottiere Genre: Hand Management, Area Control Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Dominique Ehrhard, Duccio Vitale Artist: Dominique Ehrhard, John Goodenough, Serge Hochain, Tomasz Jedruszek, Scott Nicely, David Palumbo Player Count: 2-6 Recently (and beautifully) reprinted, Condottiere is a game of

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Dinosaur Tea Party Review

Title: Dinosaur Tea Party Genre: Deduction, Memory, Pattern Recognition Publisher: Restoration Games Designer: Rob Daviau, JR Honeycutt, Justin D. Jacobson Artist: Matijos Gebreselassie, Jason Taylor Player Count: 3-5 In Dinosaur Tea Party, you’ll try to deduce the identities of the

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Game in a Minute: KERO

Title: Kero Genre: Dice Rolling, Real Time, Set Collection, Push Your Luck Publisher: Hurrican Designer: Prospero Hall Artist: Pierô Player Count: 2 In KERO, 2 players will toss dice and create sets to compete over the scant resources of post-apocalyptic

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Pasaraya: Supermarket Manager Review

Title: Pasaraya: Supermarket Manager Genre: Deck Building, Set Collection Publisher: Box Fox Games Designer: Seh Hui "Felix" Leong Artist: MeowGod Player Count: 1-4 Pasaraya: Supermarket Manager is a fantastic deck builder with some really clever twists- lots of deck builders have

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Animal Kingdoms Kickstarter Preview

Title: Animal Kingdoms Genre: Hand Management, Area Influence Publisher: Galactic Raptor Games Designer: Steven Aramini Artist: Katy Grierson Player Count: 1-5 Animal Kingdoms is headed to Kickstarter with smooth, easy-to-engage gameplay and gorgeous artwork already in place.  The animal theme

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Game in a Minute: Spy Club

Title: Spy Club Genre: Set Collection, Cooperative, Hand Management Publisher: Foxtrot Games, Renegade Game Studios Designer: Randy Hoyt, Jason D. Kingsley Artist: Dan Blanchett, Bartłomiej Kordowski, Malwina Kwiatkowska, Keith Pishnery, Helen Zhu Player Count: 2-4 Spy Club, which we first

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Fairy Tile Review

Title: Fairy Tile Genre: Tile Laying Publisher: IELLO Designer: Matthew Dunstan, Brett J. Gilbert Artist: Miguel Coimbra Player Count: 2-4 Fairy Tile is a gorgeous game with some unique ideas and mechanisms to go along with its fantastic presentation.  However,

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Monster Crunch! The Breakfast Battle Game Review

Title: Monster Crunch! The Breakfast Battle Game Genre: Shedding, Card Game Publisher: Big G Creative Designer: Forrest-Pruzan Creative Player Count: 2-5 Monster Crunch! The Breakfast Battle Game was, frankly, a completely unexpected treat.  Uncomplicated without being thoughtless, this straightforward shedding

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Game in a Minute: The Quest for El Dorado

Title: The Quest for El Dorado Genre: Racing, Deck Building Publisher: Ravensbuger Designer: Reiner Knizia Artist: Franz Vohwinkel Player Count: 2-4 The Quest for El Dorado is a fantastic introduction to the deck building genre, but stays entertaining for experienced

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KOI Review

Title: KOI Genre: Hand Management, Grid Movement, Take That Publisher: Smirk & Laughter (Dagger) Designer: Bill Lasek Artist: Christy Freeman Player Count: 1-4 KOI does an admirable job of appearing to be a beautiful, placid game of flowers and fish,

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