Author Archives: Dale Yu

About Dale Yu

Dale Yu is the Editor of the Opinionated Gamers. He can occasionally be found working as a volunteer administrator for BoardGameGeek, and he previously wrote for BoardGame News.

Dale Yu: First Impressions of Voices in My Head

Voices in My Head Designer: Corey Konieczka Publisher: Unexpected Gamers Players: 3-6 Age: 12+ Time: 1-2 hours Played with review copy provided by publisher via Asmodee NA Well, thus far in its short existence, Unexpected Games has provided the gaming … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Preview of Leviathan Wilds

Leviathan Wilds Designer: Justin Kemppanien Publisher: Moon Crab Games Players: 1-4 Age: 14+ Time: 60-90 minutes Kickstarter link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mooncrabgames/leviathan-wilds Played electronic preview version on Tabletop Simulator The publisher webpage previewing Leviathan Wilds proclaims: “A 1-4p cooperative board game about climbing … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of La Famiglia

La Famiglia – Escape Room Game (spoiler free) Publisher: Puzzling Pursuits Players: 1-6 (we had 2 solvers) Time: no time limit – we took 48 minutes to solve part 1, 66 minutes to solve part 2 website: https://puzzlingpursuits.com/ The Opinionated … Continue reading

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Dale Yu – review of A Greek Life – A puzzle poster

A Greek Life – A puzzle poster By Argyx Games Currently on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/argyxgames/mystery-poster-1-a-greek-life?ref=bxn4ht A narrative puzzle game on a poster So, we’ve done a few of the puzzle games from Argyx in the past, and we have found them to … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Marvel HeroClix: Marvel Studios Disney Plus – What If…? – Miniatures Game 

Marvel HeroClix: Marvel Studios Disney Plus – What If…? – Miniatures Game  Designer: uncredited Publisher: Wizkids Players: 2 Age: 14+ Time: 30-45 minutes Played with review copy provided by Wizkids According to their website –  HeroClix is the #1 Selling … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Cartaventura Lhasa

Cartaventura: Lhasa  Designers: Thomas Dupont, Arnaud Ladagnous Publisher: Kosmos Players: 1-6 Age: 12+ Time: ~ 120 minutes (but distracted by soccer on TV and lunch!) Played with review copy provided by Thames&Kosmos Cartaventura: Lhasa is a narrative card game in … Continue reading

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