Tag Archives: Roll and Write

Dinosaur Island: Rawr’n’Write – A (Mostly) Solo Review

It’s possible that you’ve always wanted to run a theme park… that’s certainly been the inspiration behind my two favorite computer games: Rollercoaster Tycoon & Planet Coaster. (It’s possible you may have had other dreams – perhaps shipping various goods … Continue reading

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Pinball Wizard, Part Deux: A Review of Super-Skill Pinball: Ramp It Up!

Nobody trusts anyone, or why did they put tilt on a pinball machine? Steve McQueen Almost two years ago, I regaled you (our faithful readers) with tales of old-fashioned arcades and my relative lack of expertise at pinball… and I … Continue reading

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Three Sisters (Game Preview by Brandon Kempf)

Designers: Matt Riddle & Ben Pinchback Artists: Beth Sobel & Marlies Barends Publisher: Motor City Gameworks Players: 1-4 Time: 30-60 Minutes Times Played: 3 This is a preview of a game that is currently on Kickstarter. I was kindly allowed … Continue reading

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Medici The Dice Game (Game Review by Brandon Kempf)

Designer: Reiner Knizia Artists: Vincent Dutrait Publisher: Grail Games Players: 1-4  Time: 20 Minutes Times Played: 4 The Medici’s are back and they are still shipping goods and trying to have the most valuable cargo. This time though, there are … Continue reading

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Cartographers (Game Review by Brandon Kempf)

Designer: Jordy Adan Artists: Luis Francisco & Lucas Ribeiro Publisher: Thunderworks Games Players: 1-100 Time: 30-45 Minutes Times Played: 8 (1 solo) “I want those mountains closer to the forests! And a river running through it”  -The Queen Anyone who … Continue reading

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Rolled West (Game Review by Brandon Kempf)

Designer: Daniel Newman Artists: Adam P. McIver & Ariel Seoane Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Players: 2-4 Time: 20-30 Minutes Times Played: 2 “If you can’t say something nice, just don’t say anything at all”                                                                                      -Probably my mother Before we get … Continue reading

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