Category Archives: Kickstarter

“I Was Victorious” – A Return to Dark Tower Review

“…the fact that my son & I played it five times in the first 2 1/2 days ought to tell you something…” Just over two years ago, I wrote a lengthy blog post about my history with (but mostly without) … Continue reading

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Wreckland Run: A Solo Gamer Preview

Wreckland Run is a tower defense game… if the tower was barreling down a dirt road at 60+ mph while being fired upon by the cast of all four Mad Max movies and a couple of scary refugees from a … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Preview of Voyages (Postmark Games)

Voyages Designers: Matthew Dunstan, Rory Muldoon Publisher: Postmark Games Players: 1+ Age: 8+ Time: 20 mins Played with preview PnP file provided by Postmark Games Well, the COVID Pandemic is now concluding its second year (of who knows how many), … Continue reading

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American Bookshop Card Game (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Taiki Shinzawa Publisher: Twins Lion Do; Geeks N’ Orcs Players: 3-5 Ages: 8 and up Time: 30-50 Minutes Times Played: > 5 Trick taking is a hot genre in gaming right now.  After the success of The Crew, gamers … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Geisha’s Road

Geisha’s Road Designer: Eros Lin & Jerry K Chiang Publisher: EmperorS4 Players: 2 Age: 8+ Time: 20 minutes KS link – https://lihi1.cc/MOoKK/rv Played with review copy provided by Taiwan Boardgame Design (TBD) Geisha’s Road is a sequel to the highly … Continue reading

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Dale Yu – Preview of Steam Up

Steam Up Designers: Pauline Kong, Marie Wong, Haymen Lee Publisher: Hot Banana Games Players: 2-5 Age: 14+ Time: 40-60 minutes Played with prototype copy provided by publisher Steam Up places gamers in the midst of a dim sum restaurant – … Continue reading

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