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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Facing My Shame This Holiday Season – Article
Dec04

Facing My Shame This Holiday Season – Article

After years of talking about it, this holiday I will be playing The Castles of Burgundy. I can hear the collective gasps of experienced board gamers shocked to hear that I have never even seen the game displayed on a table. Yet time and time again I have listened to people talk about it with such regard, some even professing it as their favourite of all time. As I left my standard, “I need to play this” on another in a...

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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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Pandemic 10th Anniversary Unboxing – Video
Nov28

Pandemic 10th Anniversary Unboxing – Video

Staff writer Angela is a self confessed Matt Leacock fangirl. She buys anything that has his name on it and her favorite game is Pandemic. Little surprise then that she would be purchasing Pandemic 10th Anniversary Edition. Here’s her unboxing for those of you still in two minds about whether to get it or not. There’s also a preview of those pre-painted Pandemic minis as well.

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