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

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Holmes and Moriarty Review

Title: Holmes and moriarty Genre: Bluffing/Deduction Publisher: Escape Velocity Games Designer: Brad Lackey, Joshua Tempkin Artist: Heiko Günther Player Count: 2 Holmes and Moriarty is an asymmetrical game for two, where the clash between these geniuses is represented by a

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War Chest Review

Title: War Chest Genre: Abstract, Strategy, Area Control Publisher: Alderac Entertainment Group Designer: Trevor Benjamin, David Thompson Artist: Brigette Indelicato Player Count: 2-4 (but really 2) War Chest is a well-produced, austerely beautiful abstract strategy game.  With a good bit

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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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Skulk Hollow Kickstarter Preview

Title: Skulk Holow Genre: Asymmetrical, Action Point Allowance, Hand Management Publisher: Pencil First Games, LLC, Thunderworks Games Designer: Eduardo Baraf, Seth Johnson, Keith Matejka Artist: Dustin Foust, Helen Zhu Player Count: 2 Skulk Hollow delivers an effective, engaging asymmetrical 2

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Brothers Review

Title: Brothers Publisher: Ankama Release Date: 2018 Designer: Christophe Boelinger Artist: Xa Player Count: 2–4 Players Brothers is a simple game that probably won’t satisfy a more serious pair of gamers, but is perfectly tuned for younger players or as

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Kuzushi Review

Title: Kuzushi Genre: Abstract, Area Control Publisher: Gobico Designer: Dave Balmer Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Tiny, portable abstracts Kuzushi is a pocketful of game, providing a tightly tactical and abstract 2 player experience into just about the

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Assembly Kickstarter Preview

Title: Assembly Genre: Cooperative, Hand Management Designer: Janice Turner, Stu Turner Artist: Mike Jessup Player Count: 1-2 For People Who Like: Puzzles, Running out of air, Staring in frozen silence at a partner who has accidentally betrayed you Assembly is

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Game in a Minute: Longhorn

Title: Longhorn Publisher: Blue Orange Games, HUCH! Release Date: 2013 Designer: Bruno Cathala Artist: Vincent Dutrait Player Count: 2 Longhorn is a quick mancala-esque game for two about a pair of cattle rustlers trying to gather the most valuable herd of

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Game in a Minute Ep 87: Tak & Tak: University Edition

Title: Tak & Tak: University Edition Genre: Abstract Publisher: Cheapass Games Release Date: 2017 Designer: James Ernest, Patrick Rothfuss Artist: Echo Chernik Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Chess, Portable Abstract Games Tak is a beautifully simple 2-player abstract

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