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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Game in a Minute: Narabi

Title: Narabi Genre: Cooperative, Deduction, Pattern Building Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Daniel Fehr Artist: Konstantin Zheludev Player Count: 3-5 Narabi is a cooperative game of building a number sequence, while obeying secret rules about how you are allowed to pass

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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

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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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