Thanos Rising – Written Review
Nov13

Thanos Rising – Written Review

Avengers Assemble! It’s time to work with your mates to stop Thanos taking over the universe and turning your friends to dust. Thanos Rising is a cooperative / dice rolling / card drafting game in which you recruit heroes and vanquish the villains of Thanos and put paid to his evil plot. Now at first glance, Thanos Rising may look like just another IP cash cow, particularly given its publisher is USAopoly (not really known in the...

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Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition – Kickstarter
Nov12

Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition – Kickstarter

Sometimes a game get’s a new edition that’s worth squawking about, so here we are squawking about Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition from Elf Creek Games. Presently on Kickstarter Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition sees all new art from Vincent Dutrait and as usual, it is gorgeous. A cooperative / worker placement game for 1-6 players, Atlantis Rising sees players sending out their Atlantean workers to unleash actions to help save their...

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The Quest for El Dorado:  Heroes & Hexes – News
Nov09

The Quest for El Dorado: Heroes & Hexes – News

If you bought Dr. Reiner Knizia’s The Quest for El Dorado this year (or last dependent on where you live), add New Year’s Day to your diary if you’re a fan of the game, because you’re getting an expansion. The Quest for El Dorado: Heroes & Hexes sees players searching for the legendary “city of gold”. With all new challenges including demons and curses to contend with, Heroes & Hexes features new...

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Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption – News
Nov08

Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption – News

Cryptozoic and Adult Swim has announced the release of Rick and Morty: The Rickshank Rickdemption Deck-Building Game. A standalone game, it’s based – unsurprisingly – on the popular Season 2 Episode of the same name. Though this is a standalone game, it is a sequel to the first Rick and Morty Deck-Building Game Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game. It can be combined with that game...

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Cat Lady iOS – Written Review
Nov07

Cat Lady iOS – Written Review

I preface this by saying, I am HUGE fan of the Cat Lady card game, I’ve mentioned this both here and on my personal YouTube Channel. Now it’s out on iOS – after being on Android for some time – and I had to play it, for research purposes … obviously. Let’s start with the basics. If you’ve played the Cat Lady card game, you will be able to jump straight into the Cat Lady app and play, no...

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What’s Your Favorite Card Game – Article
Nov06

What’s Your Favorite Card Game – Article

Welcome dear reader to this short little article about what is ‘my favorite card game’. In this instance ‘card game’ means essentially just a small deck of cards that will fit in your pocket. Not Dominion or other great big card games, not board games that mostly use cards. My favorite card game has not changed in a couple of years, that game is The Manhattan Project: Chain Reaction. A small game from Minion...

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Men In Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-terrestrial Invasion – News
Nov05

Men In Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-terrestrial Invasion – News

Men in Black is set to meet Ghostbusters, at least in board game format. IDW and Panda Cult Games are releasing “Men in Black / Ghostbusters: Ecto-Terrestial Invasion” late next year (release window at time of writing). IDW new product development vp Jerry Bennington said they’re “excited to bring these two iconic properties together along with an amazing group of development partners. We love the fun story we...

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