Proving Grounds solo dice game – News
Jan09

Proving Grounds solo dice game – News

Renegade Game Studios is releasing a new story driven / solitaire dice game. Story driven in the sense the game comes with a short story about the games heroine Maia Strongheart. Read the story, then play as the hero in “Proving Grounds”. Only the Strongest Has the Heart of a Wizened Queen, written by Monica Valentinelli. This sweeping story sets the stage for the events of the game. Read the story of Maia Strongheart as...

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Z-Man Games Noctiluca – News
Jan07

Z-Man Games Noctiluca – News

More news coming out of Z-Man Games today, this time though it’s connected to our favorite New Zealand designer Shem Phillips. His dice-based board game Noctiluca has been picked up by the company for publication. Noctiluca, an engaging abstract game from acclaimed designer Shem Phillips. Renowned for their restorative properties, the noctiluca are desired by many healers. Players must carefully plan their path before diving...

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Z-Man releases Party Bugs card game – News
Jan03

Z-Man releases Party Bugs card game – News

Z-Man Games has released “Party Bugs” a quick card game for 2-6 players, perfect for the whole family. Pre-order your copy today through our website or your local retailers! In Party Bugs, these costumed cockroaches are determined to get their groove on. They can’t resist the music and the shiny disco ball! As more cockroaches show up to the party and move to the dance floor, players will try to control the chaotic party,...

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Deep Water Games picks up Claim – News
Dec20

Deep Water Games picks up Claim – News

Trick taking game Claim got a lot of buzz at this years game conventions, particularly Essen, which saw the release of Claim 2. We saw a few fairly prominent game reviewers mentioning it didn’t have a US release date (which can obviously affect the Australian release date). Well that seems to be solved now with Deep Water Games picking up the rights to release the game in March. If Deep Water Games sounds familiar, they’ve...

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Santorini mobile app – News
Dec19

Santorini mobile app – News

Super popular 2016 strategy game Santorini is headed to mobile. An iOS and Android version is in the works that will feature regular play and a new single-player variant called “Odyssey”. Santorini was published from Roxley Games and garnered great reviews. The adorable board, beautiful building pieces and gorgeous artwork saw the title nominated for various tabletop game awards. No release date as yet, but the closed beta...

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My First Castle Panic – News
Dec18

My First Castle Panic – News

In what has to be one of the most adorable game announcements of this year, Castle Panic is getting a kiddies makeover. Fireside Games is set to release My First Castle Panic next year. As with it’s older sibling, My First Castle Panic is a cooperative game that is great for beginner gamers (in this case, players as young as 4+ according to the box). Defend the castle from the adorable monsters using shape and color recognition....

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Board game giveaways for Australian gamers – News
Dec13

Board game giveaways for Australian gamers – News

Hey folks, this is just a reminder that over on our Facebook page in the coming weeks we’re going to be giving away a whole lot of games!! Thanks to VR Distribution Australia, we’re giving Australian tabletop gamers the chance to win games. We know it’s frustrating when you see a board game giveaway and then there it is, the dreaded rules “only available to US entrants”. Well you don’t have to worry...

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