Category Archives: Reviews

Dale Yu: Review of Ancient Terrible Things

  Ancient Terrible Things Designer: Simon McGregor Publisher: Pleasant Company Studios Players:2-4 Ages: 14+ Time: 60-90 mins Times Played: 3, with review copy provided by Pleasant Company Studios / GameSalute

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Liga: (P)review of Soqquadro

Soqquadro Designer: Simone Luciani, Daniele Tascini, Lorenzo Tucci Sorrentino Publisher: Cranio Creations Ages: 8+ Players: 2-12 Time: 20 min Soqquadro, the new game from Simone Luciani, Daniele Tascini and Lorenzo Tucci Sorrentino by Cranio Creations is a classic party-game: something … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Sultaniya

  Sultaniya Designer: Charles Chevallier Publisher: Bombyx/Asmodee Ages: 8+ Players: 2-4 Time: 30-45 min Times Played: 3 with review copy provided by Asmodee Sultaniya is a Persian city founded in the 13th century that was once a capital of a … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Rothbo

So, I’m sure most of you have read the title of the column and are trying to search for a game called Rothbo.  You won’t find it that way, because the Rothbo isn’t a game – but rather a “rotating … Continue reading

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Yunnan

Design by Aaron Haag Published by Argentum Verlag 2 – 5 Players, 90 minutes – 2 hours Review by Greg J. Schloesser Ever since I was a child I heard variations of the phrase, “I wouldn’t do that for all … Continue reading

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Russian Railroads

Design by Helmut Ohley & Leonhard Orgler Published by Hans im Glück / Z-Man Games 2 – 4 Players, 2 hours Review by Greg J. Schloesser Designers Helmut Ohley and Leonhard Orgler are train and railroad aficionados.  They both have … Continue reading

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Linko (Abluxxen)

Design by Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling Published by Ravensburger 2 – 5 Players, 20 minutes Review by Greg J. Schloesser One cannot help but admire the incredible diversity of designers Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling.  They are equally adept … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Helios

  Helios Designer: Matthias Prinz & Martin Kallenborn Publisher: Z-man / Hans im Glueck Ages: 10+ Time: ~60-90 min Players: 2-4 Times played: 7 (3 on review copy provided by Z-Man) Helios is a new spring 2014 release from Hans … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Hyperborea

Designer: Andrea Chiarvesio and Pierluca Zizzi Publisher: Asterion, Yemaia Players: 2-6 Ages: 12+ Time: 90 minutes Times played: many plays at different stages of development but this preview is about the final rules of the upcoming release The game release … Continue reading

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Game Review: Völuspá + Order of the Gods (expansion)

Völuspá /Order of the Gods Designer: Scott Caputo Publisher: Stronghold Games Players: 2-5 Ages: 10+ Time: 45 minutes Times played: 6 plays (1 of Kachina, 2 of Völuspá, 3 with the Order of the Gods expansion) Review copies provided by … Continue reading

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