Mixtape Massacre: Escape From Tall Oaks – Kickstarter
Nov14

Mixtape Massacre: Escape From Tall Oaks – Kickstarter

If you haven’t played Mixtape Massacre, you’ve missed out on a game that is an absolute hoot. We took it to various events last year and numerous people said they were going to purchase the game after having played it. Set around 80’s horror flicks and their villains, Mixtape Massacre sees up to 6 players taking on the roles of horror film archetypes, competing in a fictional 1986 killing spree to win. Now...

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New Frontiers: Race for the Galaxy board game – News
Nov13

New Frontiers: Race for the Galaxy board game – News

First announced some two years ago, New Frontiers aka the Race for the Galaxy board game is now available for pre-order from various stores thanks to Rio Grande Games. New Frontiers is a standalone game in the Race for the Galaxy family. New Frontiers is said – by designer Tom Lehmann – to take Race for the Galaxy back to one of its inspirations, Puerto Rico. Which sounds fascinating and of course makes us more interested....

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Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition – Kickstarter
Nov12

Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition – Kickstarter

Sometimes a game get’s a new edition that’s worth squawking about, so here we are squawking about Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition from Elf Creek Games. Presently on Kickstarter Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition sees all new art from Vincent Dutrait and as usual, it is gorgeous. A cooperative / worker placement game for 1-6 players, Atlantis Rising sees players sending out their Atlantean workers to unleash actions to help save their...

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The Quest for El Dorado:  Heroes & Hexes – News
Nov09

The Quest for El Dorado: Heroes & Hexes – News

If you bought Dr. Reiner Knizia’s The Quest for El Dorado this year (or last dependent on where you live), add New Year’s Day to your diary if you’re a fan of the game, because you’re getting an expansion. The Quest for El Dorado: Heroes & Hexes sees players searching for the legendary “city of gold”. With all new challenges including demons and curses to contend with, Heroes & Hexes features new...

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Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption – News
Nov08

Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption – News

Cryptozoic and Adult Swim has announced the release of Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption Deck-Building Game. A standalone game, it’s based – unsurprisingly – on the popular Season 2 Episode of the same name. Though this is a standalone game, it is a sequel to the first Rick and Morty Deck-Building Game Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game. It can be combined with that game...

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Men In Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-terrestrial Invasion – News
Nov05

Men In Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-terrestrial Invasion – News

Men in Black is set to meet Ghostbusters, at least in board game format. IDW and Panda Cult Games are releasing “Men in Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-Terrestial Invasion” late next year (release window at time of writing). IDW new product development vp Jerry Bennington said they’re “excited to bring these two iconic properties together along with an amazing group of development partners. We love the fun story we...

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Reavers of Midgard – Kickstarter
Nov02

Reavers of Midgard – Kickstarter

Champions of Midgard sequel Reavers of Midgard is now live on Kickstarter with 17 days to go. It’s already smashed it goal and it seems only has one stretch goal to go (at time of writing). Can’t afford jumping on the Kickstarter? Fear not, the game is expected to hit retail once the Kickstarter fulfilment is completed. Check out the Kickstarter page for more...

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