Planet Rush – Written Board Game Review
Feb08

Planet Rush – Written Board Game Review

Planet Rush Game Review To say I was excited to try a Reiner Knizia game was an understatement. I have barely scratched the surface of Knizia’s extensive list of designs. I’ve not even played some of his biggest and most well known, yet each game I have played I have been impressed with the wonderful and simple designs that work mechanically while still providing depth to game play. I won’t pretend like I am leading to some big...

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Cottage Garden – Board Game Review
Jan03

Cottage Garden – Board Game Review

Cottage Garden – Written Board Game Review Just letting you know I’ll try not to make any comparisons to Uwe Rosenberg’s other “Tetris” style game Patchwork, because after all you may not have played that game, thus making comparisons moot. However if you have played it and are wondering, this isn’t a Patchwork clone. Now let’s talk Cottage Garden the board game. Cottage Garden plays 1-4 players, age’s 8 and up. It uses a...

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Orchard – TL;DR Game Review
Jun21

Orchard – TL;DR Game Review

Orchard from HABA – TL;DR Review Back in April our own video reviewer Mister Jaxon played / reviewed “Orchard” aka “Obstgarten” by HABA. We thought we’d drop an adult take into the mix by way of a quick TL;DR review. “Orchard” is a family game, ages 3+. A cool little beginner game “Orchard” sees 2-8 players (the most we’d recommend is 4) harvesting fruit from an orchard. Thing is there’s a pesky crow...

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Pandemic: The Cure – TL;DR Game Review
Jun15

Pandemic: The Cure – TL;DR Game Review

Pandemic: The Cure dice game – TL;DR Review The overall premise of “Pandemic: The Cure” is simple enough, you and the others players are agents of the CDC (Centre for Disease Control in Atlanta). You must work together to cure four types of disease that have broken out around the world. Yes “Pandemic: The Cure” is a cooperative dice game and a sort of little sister to board game “Pandemic”. You must...

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7 Wonders: Leaders – TL;DR Review
May07

7 Wonders: Leaders – TL;DR Review

TL;DR tabletop game review of 7 Wonders expansion 7 Wonders: Leaders “7 Wonders: Leaders” is an expansion for the rather brilliant hand-management game “7 Wonders”. “7 Wonders: Leaders” brings yet more variety to “7 Wonders”. 7 Wonders: Leaders adds 42 new cards to the base game of 7 Wonders, comprising four new guilds, one new wonder card, and 36 (+1 blank) white “Leader” cards. At the start of the...

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