Bits, Bobs and Game Components
Feb21

Bits, Bobs and Game Components

Tabletop Game Components – How They’re Used Dave’s mate Ricky over at Nerds of Wisdom is looking at game components this week and we thought it was interesting enough that you might want to take a look. Ricky looks at components and the interesting ways in which they can be used by developers, perhaps in a way that they weren’t originally meant for. What are some of your favorite game components and...

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Board Gaming Valentine’s Day
Feb14

Board Gaming Valentine’s Day

Tabletop Games for Valentine’s Day Tabletop / Board Gamer? TICK! Looking for something a little gentler, maybe romantic for the one you love? TICK! We’re here to help you out with a super quick, non word porridge suggestion as to just what games might tick your Valentine’s Day box. Let’s start with the obvious shall we? LOVE LETTER – Card Game All the eligible young men are seeking to woo the Princess in...

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Letter Tycoon – Short Video Review
Feb07

Letter Tycoon – Short Video Review

Letter Tycoon Game Review Love word games, but you’re looking for something that isn’t Scrabble related? We might just have the game for you. Letter Tycoon from Breaking Games sees players vying to win the most money by clever word usage and letter patent purchases (try saying that fast!). Tracy taps the box of Letter Tycoon this week and gives you a super quick rundown on the game overall and let’s you know whether...

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Dice Hate Me! – Dice in tabletop gaming
Feb06

Dice Hate Me! – Dice in tabletop gaming

Dice Hate Me! Our man Dave has a problem, with dice. He’s taken to YouTube to talk about his strained relationship with dice and considers their roll… role in strategic games. This is part of our push to share more of our contributors work in board gaming outside of Gameapalooza. Most writers have their own social channels, YouTube channels and they have some good discussions going on over there, so we’ll be sharing...

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Santorini Unboxing & Initial impressions
Jan31

Santorini Unboxing & Initial impressions

Our gal Angela has only gone and received her Kickstarter copy of Santorini at last. We’ll probably get her to cover it for our YouTube Channel, but for now you can check it out on her personal channel for your delectation. Santorini comes to us via Roxley Games and looks to be a rather gorgeous strategy abstract title. If you’re interested in knowing more about the Santorini game, look no further than this unboxing and...

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Kingdomino – Tabletop Game Review
Jan24

Kingdomino – Tabletop Game Review

Kingdomino Game Review Kingdomino comes to us from well-loved game designer Bruno Cathala and artist Cyril Bouquet. A small box game, Kingdomino sees players building a tiny kingdom using a domino style mechanic. It’s super simple to play, nice to look at, but is it worth the money? Let’s take a look. Let’s start by saying if you’re looking for a deep kingdom building game Kingdomino is not it. This is an...

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