Board Game Previews

Racoon Tycoon by Forbidden Games: Kickstarter Preview

Publisher: Forbidden Games Game Type: Economic, market, bidding, engine building Designer: Glenn Drover Initial Year of Release: 2018 (2019) Artist: Jacoby O'Connor Artist: Annie Stegg Gerard Theme and What is it? Raccoon's in the wild are naturally inclined to market manipulation. We all know and…

Kingdom Run by Ankama Review

Publisher: Ankama Games Game Type: Dice Chucker, Race, Anthropomorphism Designer: Eric Claviere Initial Year of Release: 2018 Artist: Jiahui Eva Gao Theme and What is it? Mini people with big heads, the Ankama trademark character racing through a dice chucker. I will warn you ahead…

Patriot Kickstarter Preview

What is Patriot? Patriot is a board game of social deduction, politics, and assassination. Player’s take on the role of the President of Karmonia and his inner circle. What the president doesn’t know is that someone at the table has betrayed him. One morning a…

Gretchinz! Review by Devir Games, and Games Workshop

Publisher: Devir Games Game Type: Racing, Area Destruction, Programming Designer: Roberto Fraga Designer: Yohan Lemonnier Artist: Albert Monteys Initial Year of Release: 2018 Theme and What is it? Speed Freaks. In the world of WarHammer, speed freaks are fast feisty orcs that live and die…

Vast – Expansion Previews

What's New in the Crystal Caverns? Accompanying the new second edition of the base game are two new retail products for expanding Vast - The Crystal Caverns.  First is Vast - The Miniatures Expansion, a component upgrade pack.  The second, Vast - The Fearsome Foes,…

Master’s Trials by AEG

A great evil has enveloped the earth in the form of an ancient darkness, and his minions. He plans on destroying everything, including calling you late for dinner, and making the milk in your refrigerator sour.

Zendo by Looney Labs Review

Some abstract games attempt to channel your inner Zen, or pretend to be a battle between two warring parties. Some don’t do that, they just rely on good gameplay. Zendo does both, or has done both.