Category Archives: Kickstarter

Dale Yu – Review of Unicorn Fever

Unicorn Fever Designers: Lorenzo Silva, Lorenzo Tucci Sorrentino Publisher: Horrible Guild Players: 2-6 Age: 10+ Time: 40-60 mins Review copy provided by Horrible Guild Unicorn Fever is the rethemed successor to Horse Fever, a “racing” game from 2009 which I … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of The Dead Eye

The Dead Eye Designer: Simon McGregor Art and Graphic Design: Rob van Zyl Publisher: Pleasant Company Games Players: 1 Age: 14+ Time: 15-20 minutes Times played: 10+ with review copy provided by publisher The Dead Eye is a solitaire adventure … Continue reading

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Dale Yu – Preview of Fjords (2021)

Fjords (2021) Designers: Franz-Benno Delonge and Phil Walker-Harding Publisher: Grail Games Players: 2-4 Age: 8+ Time: 30-45 mins Normally, I don’t do Kickstarter previews, but I am making an exception for Fjords as the original is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Preview of Mob Treasure (a puzzle book treasure hunt)

Mob Treasure Author: Jan Van Damme Publisher: Crux Club Players: 1 I was approached by the author of Mob Treasure to take an advanced look at his treasure hunt book, Mob Treasure.  The plans are for the book to go … Continue reading

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Return to the Core Worlds: Empires and Nemesis

Once you’ve conquered the core worlds… what happens next? “Winning is easy; governing is harder.” No, No, Not Yet Butch: [Walks back, and Harvey tenses to begin the fight] No, no, not yet. Not until me and Harvey get the … Continue reading

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Illumination: An Original Game about Medieval Manuscripts

Illumination: An Original Game about Medieval Manuscripts   By Mitchell Thomashow     Illumination is a highly original, deeply absorbing, and wonderfully challenging new two player game. It’s the latest creation of the imaginatively fertile mind of designer Alf Seegert, who also … Continue reading

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