Tabletop Game Systems: Looking at Onitama

Our man Dave is a thinker, a real thinker, he loves pulling apart games to their bones to see what makes them tick, he's the Frankenstein of board games if you will.

This week on his channel Dave looks at two-player abstract strategy game Onitama. The individual components / systems in games are what come together to make a game what it is, so what makes Onitama what it is? Dave strips it bear, pokes it, prods it, looks at its internals, injects it with electrical impulses (okay this part might not be true) and yells "IT'S ALIIIIIIVE!!!!"

Let's look at what makes Onitama what it is: