Category:  Board Game Review

By Eddie Inzauto, June 4, 2018 0 Board Game Review, GN Show

Eddie takes a dive into the land of Feudum in this review episode of The GN Show. Eddie talks about the deep, heavy, and beaufiful euro/economy/3x game from Odd Bird Games, Feudum. First-time designer Mark Swanson and artist Justin Shultz… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, April 24, 2018 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Kerala is a wonderful, light, drafting and tile-laying game for 2 to 5 players. Its puzzly nature works well for all player counts and for players of nearly all ages. This one is simple to pick up and play, and… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, April 4, 2018 0 Board Game Review, Videos

The Blood of an Englishman is a simple, 2-player asymmetrical card game from Renegade Game Studios and designer Dan Cassar that plays quickly, but still provides a solid strategic and tactical experience. It feels a lot like classic solitaire, but… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, January 11, 2018 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Quadropolis is a tile-laying, city-building board game from Days of Wonder and designer Francois Gandon. It scales well for all player counts, from 2 to 4, and offers both a beginner and expert variant to make the game more widely… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, January 11, 2018 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Vegas Dice Game, or Las Vegas as it was previously known, is a fun area control dice game for 2-5 players, designed by Rudiger Dorn and published by Ravensburger. This simple game is fast, fun, and competitive, and players will… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, December 26, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Joraku is a 3-4 player trick-taking and area-majority game from Moaideas and Tasty Minstrel Games. This one really surprised us! It employs an action point allowance system that ties its card play to its simple map board and army units,… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, December 25, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Sports Dice: Baseball is a great dice-chucking filler game for 2-4 players from designer Andy Geremia and FunWiz that simulates America’s Pastime: the great game of baseball. Using super simple rules and mechanics to streamline the very slow sport into… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, December 17, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Freedom: The Underground Railroad from Academy Games, designed by Brian Mayer, is a brain-burning and engrossing cooperative strategy game with an educational and emotionally heavy theme, which it treats very well for a board game. Mechanically, it offers something unique… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, November 24, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Century: Golem Edition, from Plan B Games and designed by Emerson Matsuuchi, is a re-theme of the excellent Century: Spice Road. This game is a resource-conversion, hand-building, engine-building game that falls right into the medium-light weight category, and it is… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, November 15, 2017 0 Board Game Review, Videos

Spyfall and Spyfall 2, from Cryptozoic Entertainment are simply a blast. You’re bound to have lots of fun trying to suss out the spy or avoid detection if you’re the spy, yourself. These are quick, easy, and open-ended social deduction… Read More »