Fog of Love - TL;DR Game Review

Fog of Love Tabletop Game TLDR Review: Fog of love is - according to the box - “romantic comedy as a board game”. A two-player only game, Fog of Love puts the players into the roles of characters, undertaking a romantic relationship. Characters are created with random card draws. Occupation,…

Why I Stopped Using Kickstarter - Article

Why I Stopped Using Kickstarter: Hi fellow gamers! So, I thought I'd share my Kickstarter ups and downs with you all and tell you why I no longer Kickstart board games. I'm hoping this will be useful to those of you questioning wether it's a worthwhile endeavour. Since I started…

Tower of Madness from Smirk & Dagger Games - News

Tower of Madness from Smirk & Dagger Games: Every now and again a game comes out with a component so beautiful you have to take a second look. Smirk & Dagger games have nailed that with their upcoming game Tower of Madness. Investigate Unspeakable Horrors, Without Losing Your Marbles! Literally.…

Hotshots - TL;DR Game Review

Hotshots Tabletop Game TLDR Review: Hotshots is a cooperative, press-your-luck firefighting game for 1 to 4 players. You take on the roles of wildfire fighters — crew boss, spotter, swamper, and sawyer — all with their own special abilities. Each turn players roll dice to deal with fires burning across the hexagonal…

Azul - TL;DR Game Review

Azul Tabletop Game TLDR Review: An abstract strategy Tile drafting game, Azul sees 2-4 players making beautiful mosaics for the Portuguese king. Draft different coloured tiles from factory boards to your player board, then place them to score points based on where they are placed in correlation to other tiles.…

Charterstone - Written Review

Charterstone board game review spoiler free: Charterstone, where to begin. From the moment I saw this was being produced I latched on and waited… and waited. You know what happens when you’re THAT excited for a game to release? Sometimes you’re let down hard! So how did my…

Flip Ships - TL;DR Game Review

Flip Ships Tabletop Game TLDR Review: Flip Ships is a cooperative action / dexterity game by designer Kane Klenko and Renegade Game Studios. Players take on the roles of starship pilots, battling a great alien invasion. Enemy “ships” are a tableau of cards spread upon the playing surface in a specific…

Ethnos - TL;DR Game Review

Ethnos Board Game TLDR Review: Ethnos is an area control / card drafting game in which players take control of giants, merfolk, halflings, minotaurs and other fantasy tribes. Collect glory, as your armies gain control of areas in the land of Ethnos, most glory at the end is the winner. Start…

Mountains of Madness - Written Review

Mountains of Madness board game written review: It’s 1931 and a team of budding scientists (you and your mates numbering 3-5) head off on a dangerous expedition to traverse a mountain, a mountain of madness. The game is loosely based on the H. P. Lovecraft novella “At the Mountains…

Tiny Park - TL;DR Game Review

Tiny Park by HABA games. TL;DR Board game review: Tiny Park is a tile placement / push your luck dice game for 2-4 players, ages 5+ (though I played with a 4 year old for this review no problem). Gameplay in Tiny Park could not be easier, you roll 5…