Istanbul released on digital – News
Jun28

Istanbul released on digital – News

If you haven’t played board game Istanbul, you’re missing out. The game by Rüdiger Dorn released back in 2014 and went on to pick up a slew of game awards, including becoming that years Kennerspiel des Jahres Winner. Istanbul is one of our favorites here at Gameapalooza, so we’re pleased to see it getting a digital iteration, available now for $10.99 on iOS and Android (with cross platform play...

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Lords of Vegas and Randomness in Games – Video Article
Jun13

Lords of Vegas and Randomness in Games – Video Article

Dave looks at 2010 game Lords of Vegas and explores how a game can be good despite randomness. Lords of Vegas is an Area Control / Area Influence, Dice Rolling, Tile Placement, Trading game from designers James Ernest and Mike Selinker.

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Sumer: Nintendo Switch euro game – News
Jun11

Sumer: Nintendo Switch euro game – News

With E3 about to hit we thought we’d cover a game you might have missed. Sumer on Nintendo Switch is said to blend “tabletop strategy with video game action”. You can check out the trailer below. We haven’t played it, but it certainly would seem to use tabletop board game elements with a video game movement system. Race to harvest, craft, and build in this Euro-style digital board game Maybe you like a little...

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Dave Talks About His Islebound Experience – Video Article
May10

Dave Talks About His Islebound Experience – Video Article

Iselbound board game thoughts and review video: Dave did not expect to have such a bad game of Islebound (how is that even possible? It’s a Red Raven Game… right?), but then something happened that turned things around for him. Whew. You can check out Dave’s thoughts above.

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