The Game Designers – Kickstarter
Feb09

The Game Designers – Kickstarter

The Game Designers is documentary that follows the work of five designers as they create and publish their board game. The documentary includes numerous interviews with some of the industries best including Matt Leacock, Antoine Bauza, Mike Selinker and many more. The movie aims to truly capture the human journey that happens behind the hobby we love. The Game design is something I love to read and learn about. I read about game...

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Suburbia Collector’s Edition – News
Jan08

Suburbia Collector’s Edition – News

It’s been almost 7 years since Suburbia released from Bezier Games and this year it’s making a welcome return. Bezier is releasing a new Collector’s Edition that will feature new artwork and lots of other upgrades. The one complaint a lot of gamers had about Suburbia is that it’s a really great game, that just looks a little bland. That issue seems to have been fixed to some degree, as you can see in the image above....

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Meeples Together: How and Why Cooperative Board Games Work – Kickstarter
Dec21

Meeples Together: How and Why Cooperative Board Games Work – Kickstarter

The body of work focuses on how board game design is growing. Only a couple of years ago the best game design work focussed on video games, but board games are starting to get better representation. This book is written by Christopher Allen and Shannon Appelcline and comes with a forward from the king of cooperative games, Matt Leacock, and the recommendations from industry legends like Jeff Tidbell, Raph Koster and Richard Launius....

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Forage: The Bee Game – Kickstarter
Dec10

Forage: The Bee Game – Kickstarter

Shout out to a little Aussie game. Forage: The Bee Game is now live on Kickstarter. The game comes to us from Byron Bay game designer – and beekeeper – Yari McGauley of Flow Hive. He created Forage: The Bee Game with his 2 kids Sonny & April. Forage is a 2-4 player game about the world of bees. Grow your beehive by collecting nectar, pollen & bees as you deal with pests, bears and the opposition. Forage is...

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Reichbusters: Projekt Vril – Kickstarter
Nov27

Reichbusters: Projekt Vril – Kickstarter

Just a heads up on the off chance you’ve missed it, Mythic Games Reichbusters: Projekt Vril has 3 days left of its Kickstarter Campaign. Reich Busters: Projekt Vril is a 1-4 player cooperative game that sees players smiting the nazi hordes. This game has one of the most epic trailers accompanying the campaign. Check it out above if...

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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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Sleeve Kings – Kickstarter
Nov14

Sleeve Kings – Kickstarter

Looking after your games is something every gamer likes to do. If you are like me you might enjoy games with lots of cards, but looking after those cards means sleeving them. Yet sleeving cards for board games can be costly as doing it on the cheap often means dealing with sleeves that split and crumble easily. This can be a deterrent to anyone who has just dropped $100 on a game and now has 170 cards to sleeve. This week Sleeve Kings...

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