Spatial Mixed Reality Gaming – Kickstarter
Aug03

Spatial Mixed Reality Gaming – Kickstarter

We’re always interested in the idea of tech meets cardboard. Games like Dropmix last year gave us a hint as to how the meeting of NFC and card games might look and this year it looks like faux holographic projections are hitting the table. Spatial is a “mixed reality gaming company that creates face-to-face entertainment through holographic projection”. It’s set to hit Kickstarter August 14. Spatial’s system...

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The Grizzled Armistice Edition – News
Jul04

The Grizzled Armistice Edition – News

We first heard about The Grizzled Armistice Edition around a year ago this month. Though art and further press assets are still scarce, we do know the reiteration of hit card game The Grizzled is set to release November 23 (US) with an MSRP of $49.99. The Grizzled: Armistice Edition – now being published by CMON – expands on the original game, with the inclusion of miniatures (well it is a CMON title) and if you look...

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When in Rome Alexa Board Game – News
Jul03

When in Rome Alexa Board Game – News

UK company Sensible Object is bringing out a range of board games that utilise Amazon Alexa as games master, including teaching players the rules and running the games. “Voice Originals” is the name of the series, with the first game out titled “When In Rome”. When in Rome is a trivia game where you and your fellow players travel the world answering questions to win points. Setup is said to be a matter of...

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Istanbul released on digital – News
Jun28

Istanbul released on digital – News

If you haven’t played board game Istanbul, you’re missing out. The game by Rüdiger Dorn released back in 2014 and went on to pick up a slew of game awards, including becoming that years Kennerspiel des Jahres Winner. Istanbul is one of our favorites here at Gameapalooza, so we’re pleased to see it getting a digital iteration, available now for $10.99 on iOS and Android (with cross platform play...

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Mesozooic coming from Z-Man Games – News
Jun26

Mesozooic coming from Z-Man Games – News

With Jurassic Park fever presently in the air, it seems like a great time to announce a new dinosaur park game. Z-Man Games is offering a pre-order for its upcoming title Mesozooic, a dinosaur park game in which you try to create the best dino zoo by drafting and organization. Over the course of three rounds players draft and organize the best features into their hand and then score each layout. Seems like a fairly simple gameplay...

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Sumer: Nintendo Switch euro game – News
Jun11

Sumer: Nintendo Switch euro game – News

With E3 about to hit we thought we’d cover a game you might have missed. Sumer on Nintendo Switch is said to blend “tabletop strategy with video game action”. You can check out the trailer below. We haven’t played it, but it certainly would seem to use tabletop board game elements with a video game movement system. Race to harvest, craft, and build in this Euro-style digital board game Maybe you like a little...

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The Mind US release – News
Jun01

The Mind US release – News

If you’re looking for an interesting card game The Mind may well be it. In The Mind, players try to play cards in ascending order, problem is it’s a mind game, because you’re not allowed to communicate. Sort of similar in a way to “The Game”, but more strict. Pandasaurus Games are releasing the English language version in July (though you can get it on the grey import market, it’s language...

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