Le Havre set to return in 2017
Dec21

Le Havre set to return in 2017

Le Havre reprint by Mayfair Games in 2017 As a certain game reviewer often says “if a board game is great, it will get a reprint”, apparently the folks at Mayfair Games think one such game is none other than “Le Havre”. The classic Uwe Rosenberg board game is set to get the reprint treatment next year. Here’s the official press info: Le Havre has been out of print for a while but soon it will be sailing...

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Nippon Rails – Tabletop Board Game Review
Jun13

Nippon Rails – Tabletop Board Game Review

Nippon Rails – Tabletop Game Review Nippon Rails designed by Joe and Larry Roznai is part of the Empire Builder series. Each game in the Empire Builder series focuses on the theme of building railways and making money through transport. What this equates to in game play is a mix of track laying with a pick up deliver mechanic. To lay track players must uses crayons and draw the track on the specially designed board. This led to...

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Game News of the Week May 30 – June 5 Roundup
Jun03

Game News of the Week May 30 – June 5 Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! May 30 – June 5, 2016 Here’s the usual roundup of the tabletop game news and other things we covered this week here at the main site. We reviewed HABA family game Karuba. We looked at CoolMiniOrNot’s upcoming title Massive Darkness. We covered Space Cowboys forgery title Final Touch. We took a look at the culture of immediacy in board gaming with this weeks Story Board episode....

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Game News of the Week Feb 8 – Feb 14 –  Roundup
Feb12

Game News of the Week Feb 8 – Feb 14 – Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! Revamped Agricola on the way It’s “Agricola” not Agree-Cola. Now that’s out of the way, Mayfair Games has announced a sweet re-design of hugely popular worker placement game “Agricola”. The new version is set to release May 20 and has a more streamlined design including new wooden components, streamlined cards and it’s for 1-4 players (what?), fret not, at the end of the year a 5-6 player...

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Game News of the Week Dec 21 – Dec 27 Roundup
Dec24

Game News of the Week Dec 21 – Dec 27 Roundup

Tabletop Game News of the Week – Gameapalooza Round Up for 21 December through December 27, 2015 CoolMiniOrNot (CMON) distrubuting Krosmaster in 2016 CoolMiniOrNot (CMON) have taken over distribution of the “Krosmaster” franchise in the U.S. as of next year. CMON are taking over from Ankama and Japanime who previously had the deal. “Krosmaster Quest” pre orders will be fulfilled from CMON also. IDW publishing...

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