Game in a Minute: Trash Pandas

Title: Trash Pandas Genre: Push your luck, set collection Publisher: Gamewright Designer: Lisa Eskue, Michael Eskue Artist: Kwanchai Moriya Player Count: 2-4 Trash Pandas is a family-friendly push your luck game about raccoons grabbing up as much delicious trash as

Read more

Ruthless: Legends of the Black Flag Review

Title: Ruthless Genre: Deck Building, Set Collection, Hand Management Publisher: Alley Cat Games Designer: Roland MacDonald Artist: Roland MacDonald Player Count: 2-4 Ruthless: Legends of the Black Flag is a great twist on the classic beats of a deck builder,

Read more

Matryoshka Kickstarter Preview

Title: Matryoshka Genre: Hand Management, Set Collection Publisher: Letiman Games Release Date: 2016 Designer: Sérgio Halaban Artist: Eduardo Bera Player Count: 3-5 With beautiful table presence and a unique focus on card trading, Matryoshka brings some interesting design choices in

Read more

Game in a Minute: Nagaraja

Title: Nagaraja Publisher: Hirrican Release Date: 2019 Designer: Bruno Cathala, Théo Rivière Artist: Vincent Dutrait In this week’s Game in a Minute, Andrew takes a look at Nagaraja, a tile laying game for two by Bruno Cathala and Théo Rivière

Read more

Noctiluca Review

Title: Noctiluca Genre: Set Collection, Drafting Publisher: Z-Man Games, Inc. Release Date: 2019 Designer: Shem Phillips Artist: 1-4 Noctiluca is a beautiful, accessible set collection game that delivers abstract gameplay with lovely, understated aesthetics.  The set collection mechanisms are more

Read more

Game in a Minute: Coimbra

Title: Coimbra Genre: Dice Drafting, Set Collection Publisher: Eggertspiele, Plan B Games Designer: Flaminia Brasini, Virginio Gigli Artist: Chris Quilliams Player Count: 2-4 Coimbra is something of a masterpiece – gorgeous aesthetics, unique mechanics, and tight gameplay design combine to

Read more

Oceans Kickstarter Preview

Title: Oceans Series: Evolution Genre: Hand Management Publisher: North Star Games Designer: Nick Bentley, Dominic Crapuchettes, Ben Goldman, Brian O'Neill Artist: Guillaume Ducos, Catherine Hamilton Player Count: 2-6 For People Who Like: Evolution, Clever card synergies, Tentacles Oceans is a

Read more

11:59 Kickstarter Preview

Title: 11:59 Genre: Dice, Real time, Micro Publisher: Rampage Games LLC Designer: Chris Rossetti Artist: Chris Rossetti Player Count: 2 11:59 is a 2 player real time dice-chucking microgame for players looking to express a little nuclear domination as quickly

Read more

Game in a Minute: Bohemian Villages

Title: Bohemian Villages Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Reiner Stockhausen Artist: Klemens Franz, Scott Hartman, Andrea Kattnig Player Count: 2-5 Bohemian Villages is a quick filler where you’ll use dice to determine where your villagers go.  It’s light and fast,

Read more

Game in a Minute: The Tea Dragon Society

Title: The Tea Dragon Society Card Game Publisher: Renegade Game Studios Designer: Steve Ellis (II), Tyler Tinsley Artist: Josh T. McDowell, Katie O'Neill Player Count: 2–4 Players For People Who Like: Light deck building & family friendly games In this

Read more