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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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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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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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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