Category:  Board Game Review

By Eddie Inzauto, August 7, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Ice Cool is a 2-4 player dexterity game from Brain Games and designer Alex Gomez. It recently won the Kinderspiel des Jahres award for 2016 releases, and we think it’s a fine game and worthy winner, especially in its board… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, July 9, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Secret Hitler is a social deduction game for 5-10 players, published by Goat Wolf & Cabbage, and it’s a great one. The use of real information in the form of the liberal and fascist policies players take turns passing and… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, April 18, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Eddie takes a deep dive into the big, six-module expansion, Orléans: Invasion from Tasty Minstrel Games designed by Reiner Stockhausen and Inka & Markus Brand. The expansion consists of one multiplayer competitive scenario, one multiplayer cooperative scenario, a two-player duel,… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, April 7, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Dungeons of Infinity is a tabletop dungeon crawl that has been designed to give players a varied experience with each and every game session. Employing a variable dungeon tile layout and four randomized decks of risk cards to mix up… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, March 31, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Orléans is a “bag-building” game for 2-4 players from designer Reiner Stockhausen and Tasty Minstrel Games. Players use combinations of different types of follower tokens they draw from the bag each round in order to complete various actions listed on… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, March 8, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Steam Works is an engine-building worker placement game for 2-5 players from Tasty Minstrel Games, designed by Alex Churchill. Players will be collecting power sources and components to build machines that act as new worker placement spaces for themselves and… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, March 6, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Grand Austria Hotel is a highly thematic eurogame for 2-4 players from Mayfair Games, designed by Simone Luciani and Virginio Gigli. The game is a wonderful collection of game mechanisms that integrate surprisingly well with one another to create a… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, February 28, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Above and Below is a beautiful and engaging hybrid game for 2-4 players from designer/artist Ryan Laukat and Red Raven Games. It cleverly combines storytelling, engine-building, resource management, action point allowance, and other mechanics in an accessible, middleweight title that… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, February 4, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Arcadia Quest from CMON Limited is at the top of the heap when it comes to chucking dice and smashing baddies…and your friends. This arena combat hack-n-slash campaign-style game is a ton of fun and does so much with minimal… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, January 16, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Tiffin is an area control/influence card game from Rio Grande Games for 2-4 players designed by Jonathan Hager and Rael Dornfest. Its “competitor” mechanic introduces a degree of suspense to the gameplay unlike many other games of this type, despite… Read More »