Cthulhu in the House from CMON
Dec12

Cthulhu in the House from CMON

Cthulhu in the House board game from CMON Although it will probably take a few weeks to eek its way to Aussie shores (don’t they all?), CMON’s family game “Cthulhu in the House” is now available at friendly local gamestores stateside. Cthulhu in the House is a fun game for the whole family, featuring accessible rules, fast play time, and adorable art by board game legend, John Kovalic. It’s at your FLGS now, so...

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Awesome Halloween board / card games
Oct31

Awesome Halloween board / card games

Halloween Tabletop Game Picks! It’s Halloween and people everywhere will be arguing over whether we are becoming too Americanised. We should also be arguing over if “Americanised” should be spelt with an “s” or a “Z”, but that’s a different matter. I thought I should get my opinion on the table and bring a level mind to the argument. Here is where I stand on Halloween and living in Australia.  
Let’s get the facts straight. 
The...

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Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu – Out of the Box
Sep19

Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu – Out of the Box

Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu – Out of the Box In the latest ‘Out of the Box’ episode, Angela takes a look at newly acquired game Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu. How close is it to the regular Pandemic? What similarities are there to the regular Pandemic. Is it worth buying it if you don’t like Pandemic, but love the Cthulhu Mythos? Hopefully Angela manages to answer all those questions and a few more in Pandemic:...

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Letters from Whitechapel – Board Game Review
Jun12

Letters from Whitechapel – Board Game Review

Letters from Whitechapel Board Game Review Jack the Ripper, a name that struck fear in the hearts of London in 1888. The – still – unidentified serial killer took the lives of 5 women (known) and in the most gruesome manner. Now it’s time for you and your friends to take on the role of not only Jack himself, but also the London police, trying desperately to corner the villain and bringing him to justice! “Letters from...

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Zombicide – Board Game Review
May13

Zombicide – Board Game Review

Zombicide Board Game Review “Zombicide” was a hugely popular Kickstarter when it hit back in 2012, since then it’s gone onto great retail success, spawning (tee hee) expansion and other games in the series. We’ve got the low down on what we think of “Zombicide” as a game. Does it live up to the hype, what’s right with it, what’s wrong with it. Stay with us as we delve into Cool Mini or Not title “Zombicide”. Setup & Gameplay...

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