PARKS Review

Title: PARKS Genre: Set Collection, Worker Placement Publisher: Keymaster Games Release Date: 2019 Designer: Henry Audubon Artist: Fifty-Nine Parks Print Series Player Count: 1-5 PARKS is just about as beautiful a game as we’ve seen, but the stunning presentation only

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Trekking The National Parks: Second Edition Review

Title: Trekking The National Parks: Second Edition Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Bink Inc. Designer: Charlie Bink Artist: Charlie Bink Player Count: 2-5 Trekking the National Parks: Second Edition is an overall improvement on the original, which is a fantastic family-weight

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Aerion Review

Title: Aerion Series: Oniverse Genre: Hand Management, Press Your Luck, Dice Rolling Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Shadi Torbey Artist: Élise Plessis Player Count: 1-2 Aerion, the latest game in Shadi Torbey’s Oniverse series, delivers a tough little dice-rolling experience in

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Game in a Minute: Carcassonne

Title: Carcassonne Genre: Tile Laying Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede Artist: Doris Matthäus, Anne Pätzke, Chris Quilliams, Klaus-Jürgen Wrede Player Count: 2-5 Carcassonne is a modern classic, with smooth, accessible gameplay and lots of modular expansions.  But does this

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Darwinauts Kickstarter Preview

Title: Darwinauts Genre: Worker Placement Publisher: Green Couch Games Designer: Chris Bryan Artist: Vincent Dutrait Player Count: 1-4 When I first saw Darwinauts, I have to admit, I was a bit confused.  See, when I think of publisher Green Couch

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Game in a Minute: Fleet: The Dice Game

Title: Fleet: The Dice Game Publisher: Eagle-Gryphon Games Designer: Ben Pinchback, Matt Riddle Artist: Marius Janusonis, Nolan Nasser Player Count: 1-4 Fleet: The Dice Game is really an engine-building game masquerading as a roll & write, dice drafting game.  And

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Kingdomino: Age of Giants Review

Title: Kingdomino: Age of Giants Genre: Tile-laying, Expansion Publisher: Blue Orange Designer: Bruno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Kingdomino, Queendomino, Giants Age of Giants adds something mostly-unknown to the world of Kingdomino – direct

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Dimension Review

Title: Dimension Genre: Pattern-Building, Real-Time Publisher: KSOMOS Designer: Lauge Luchau Player Count: 1-4 Dimension is a devilishly uncomplicated spacial puzzle, where the otherwise-easy task of stacking spheres in sequence gets complicated by the simple addition of a sadistic sand timer.

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Ganymede Review

Title: Ganymede Genre: Set collection, Engine building Publisher: Sorry We Are French, Lucky Duck Games Designer: Hope S. Hwang Artist: Oliver Mootoo, David Sitbon Player Count: 2-4 Ganymede is a gorgeous, well-designed set collection/tableau building game that features exciting moments

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The Towers of Arkhanos Review

Title: The Towers of Arkhanos Publisher: IDW Games Designer: Daniel Alves, Eurico Cunha Neto Artist: Marcelo Bastos, Eduardo Cavalcante, Rodrigo Ramos Player Count: 2-4 The Towers of Arkhanos combines dice drafting, worker placement, and area control in a unique and

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