Author Archives: Brandon Kempf

Man Muss Auch Gönnen Können (Game Review by Brandon Kempf)

Designers: Ulrich Blum & Jens Merkl Art: Leon Schiffer Publisher: Schmidt Spiele Players: 1-4 Time: 30 minutes Times Played: 5 (at 2 & 3 players) 1 (solo) “You also have to be able to treat yourself”                                                  -Google Translate Every time … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 17

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Chrono Corsairs (Game Review by Brandon Kempf)

Designers: John Brieger & Vincent Hirtzel Artist: Matt Paquette Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Players: 2-5 Time: 60-75 Minutes Times Played: 2 Groundhog’s Day — the movie — and Pirates, those are pretty nerdy things, right? So when I cast my … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 16

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 15

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

2020 American Tabletop Award Winners

Wow, that was quicker than I had thought. I had thought there would be more build up and a bit of drama, but the award winners have already been announced.

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 14

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 13

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

2020 American Tabletop Award Nominees

I absolutely love awards, even ones where I don’t have a stake in them. I’ll watch the Academy Awards with baited breath even though I’ve only seen the animated movies of the year — young kids. Most of all I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , | 14 Comments

Brandon Kempf – Surviving the Purge 12

Over the next few months, instead of going with my Three Games articles, I am going to take a look at my collection and try to discuss why certain titles survived the great purge of 2019. During this process I … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments