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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WizKids announces Chiyo’s Secret – News
Dec11

WizKids announces Chiyo’s Secret – News

WizKids has just announced the latest game from designer J.B. Howell (Reavers of Midgard). Chiyo’s Secret is “a hidden role deduction game that has players deciding the fate of a pair of star-crossed fugitive lovers at the climax of their epic love story”. This sounds like yet another standard hidden role game, with some players working toward one goal and others another. Using yes or no questions can you deduce who the...

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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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Metal Gear Solid board game from IDW? – News
Dec07

Metal Gear Solid board game from IDW? – News

IDW Games has got tongues wagging this week by posting the following image on Twitter, along with the very vague caption “Coming 2019. #MetalGearSolid”. The guy in the image is none other than famed board game designer Emerson Matsuuchi. Matsuuchi has a slew of great board game designs under his belt and let’s face it, he’s been on fire this past year or so with the releases of Reef, Century Spice Road, Golem...

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Wingspan from Stonemaier Games – News
Dec03

Wingspan from Stonemaier Games – News

Stonemaier Games is doing the long tease with their newest project, titled: “Wingspan”. From designer Elizabeth Hargrave and artists Ana Maria Martinez Jaramillo, Natalia Rojas and Beth Sobel, Wingspan is a bird-themed, medium-weight, engine-building game. Wingspan is a competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game from Stonemaier Games. The official announcement and pre-orders will be available on...

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The River- TL;DR Review
Nov29

The River- TL;DR Review

The River is a light worker placement / tile placement game from Days of Wonder (a publisher known for only releasing one or so high-quality games per year). In it players are trying to create the best scoring river settlement, by collecting resources, building up land types and building various structures for additional scoring. This is very basic worker placement, place a worker, collect a resource, or do an action. This is repeated...

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James Bond 007 a Legendary Deckbuilding Game – News
Nov28

James Bond 007 a Legendary Deckbuilding Game – News

Ohhhh yeahhhh 007 is coming to the Legendary deck building universe. We’ve seen aliens, predators, superheroes, vampire hunters and now, the greatest spy of all time, James Bond 007. “James Bond is one of the most iconic characters in the history of entertainment,” said Jason Masherah, president of Upper Deck. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to provide a new and unique line of James Bond trading cards and trading card...

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