Month: February 2017

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Tatsu Review

Publisher: Gen42 Games Designer: John Yianni Artist: John Yianni Game Type: abstract, strategy Initial Year of Release: 2016 Theme and What is it?   Tatsu is based on a Japanese legend. Two Dragon Lords were both in competition for the hand of Princess Kushinada. The…
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Hit Z Road Review

Publisher: Asmodee Designer: Martin Wallace Artist: Cari, Pascal Quidault, Coimbra Miguel, Emile Denis, JB Casasola, Cyril Nouvel, Olly Game Type: bidding, resource management Initial Year of Release 2016 Theme and What is it?     Martin, his sister, and their parents set off on a…
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Codenames Review

Publisher: Czech Games Edition Designer: Vlaada Chvátil Artist: Stéphane Gantiez, Tomáš Kučerovský Game Type: Party Initial Year of Release 2015 Theme and What is it? With so many incredible games available these days, most using flashy miniatures or oodles of content to draw you in…
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Concept Review

Publisher: Repos Production, Asmodee Designer: Gaëtan Beaujannot, Alain Rivollet Artist: Éric Azagury, Cédric Chevalier Game Type: Party, Social Initial Year of Release 2013 Theme and What is it? If you have ever been to a social gathering, you’ve probably played some form of Charades at…
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Kingdomino Review

Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Bruno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Game Type: Tile placement Initial Year of Release: 2016 Theme and What is it? Act as a Lord and expand your Kingdom by finding and taking control of new lands. Build up a Kingdom which…

Calling UK Gamers – AireCon 4

Less than three weeks to go now until the start of AireCon 4, a rapidly growing convention which has come a long way since its inaugural event in 2015. Starting as a gathering of people in one of the organisers’ houses as a means to…