- Dale Yu: Essen Preview of Crabs!
- Terraforming Mars (Game Review by Chris Wray)
- Dale Yu: Preview of The Game Room Part 2: Mr Boddy (spoiler free)
- Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu (Game Review by Chris Wray)
- Dale Yu: Essen Preview of Avenue
- Life, Liberty & THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS (Game Review)
- Dale Yu: Review of Mystic Vale
- Dale Yu: Review of Grifters
- Dale Yu: Essen Preview of Ta-Da!
- 2015 Designer of the Year Award: Upon Further Consideration…
- Dastardly Dirigibles (Game Review)
- Dale Yu: Review of Really Bad Art
- Dale Yu: Essen Preview of Guns & Steel Renaissance
- Italian Game of the Year (Gioco dell’Anno): nominations
- International Gamers Awards – winners announced!
Tag Archives: board games
Designers: Jacob Fryxelius Publisher: Stronghold Games Artists: Daniel Fryxelius, Isaac Fryxelius Players: 1 – 5 Ages: 12 and Up Time: 90 – 120 Minutes Times Played: 4 Terraforming Mars is one of the hottest games of 2016. The game sold … Continue reading
Designers: Chuck D. Yager, Based on Pandemic by Matt Leacock Publisher: Z-Man Games Artists: Chris Quilliams, Atha Kanaani, Philippe Guérin Players: 2 – 4 Ages: 14 and Up Time: About 40 Minutes Times Played: 4 I first played Pandemic: Reign … Continue reading
Designer: Alan R. Moon Publisher: Days of Wonder Players: 2 – 5 Ages: 8 and Up Time: 90 Minutes Times Played: > 5 Alan Moon’s Ticket to Ride is among my all-time favorite games, so I was looking forward to … Continue reading
Designer: Martin Wallace Publisher: Space Cowboys Players: 1 – 4 Ages: 12 and Up Time: 30 to 60 Minutes Times Played: > 5 Hit Z Road is a Zombie-themed horror board game about a road trip from Chicago to Los … Continue reading
Designers: Charles Chevallier, Catherine Dumas, Pascal Pelemans Publisher: Blue Orange Players: 2 – 4 Ages: 8 and Up Time: 30 to 60 Minutes Times Played: 4 Vikings on Board is a family-friendly strategy game that was released at Gen Con … Continue reading
Designer: Jeffrey D. Allers Publisher: dlp games; TMG Players: 2 – 5 Ages: 10 and Up Time: 60 Minutes Times Played: > 5 Note: The game’s designer, Jeff Allers, is a contributor to this site, but he did not participate … Continue reading
Designer: Antonio Ferrara, Sebastiano Fiorillo Publisher: Ares Games Players: 2 – 6 (Best with 6) Ages: 14 and Up Time: 30-120 Minutes Times Played: > 5 The Last Friday (which I’m going to call “Last Friday”) is a hidden movement, … Continue reading
Welcome back to the 2016 Mega Rundown. Today we start into the gamer games in earnest, hitting them up alphabetically by publisher. Sit back and let the photos wash over you to see what games caught my fancy.
Gen Con Day Four: Concluding Thoughts With Gen Con 2016 now behind us, I wanted to offer my concluding thoughts on the convention, put together my anecdotal list of the top 20 hottest games, and offer thoughts on a few … Continue reading