Author: Val Carcaiso

Board Game Reviews

APOKALYPSIS by Raven Distribution Review

Publisher: RAVEN DISTRIBUTION Game Type: CARD GAME; RELIGIOUS; TACTICAL/STRATEGY (Action Point Allowance System; Hand Management; Memory; Take That) Publisher: COBBLEPOT GAMES Artist: ALAN D'AMICO Designer: JACOPO CASIRAGHI Initial Year of Release: 2017 Designer: GIANNI NEGRINI Designer: ANDREA VITAGLIANO Designer: THE IRREGULARS Theme and What is…
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YAMATAÏ Review by Days of Wonder (with comments by Bruno Cathala)

Publisher:DAYS OF WONDER Game Type:STRATEGY GAME(Route Building;Pattern Building;Area Control;Set Collection) Designer:BRUNO CATHALA Artist:JÉRÉMIE FLEURY Designer:MARC PAQUIEN Artist:CYRILLE DAUJEAN Initial Year of Release:2017 Theme and What is it? Late second century AD. Queen Himiko is the dearly beloved sovereign of the kingdom of Yamataï and she…
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Xi’An Review by Pendragon Game Studio

Publisher:PENDRAGON GAME STUDIO Game Type:STRATEGY(Worker Placement;Hand Management;Area Influence;Set Collection;Simultaneous ActionSelection) Publisher:SURFIN' MEEPLE Designer:FRANCESCO TESTINI Designer:MARCO LEGATO Artist:DAVIDE CORSI Initial Year of Release:2017 Theme and What is it? Late third century BC. The first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, commands his subjects to build by…