A Dog's Life Coming Soon - Kickstarter

A Dog's Life board game coming soon to Kickstarter If you feel like you've seen "A Dog's Life" board game before, you probably have. It first released way back in 2001 by designer Christophe Boelinger. The reworking of A Dog's Life launched on Kickstarter a couple of months ago and…

Reiner Knizia's Through the Desert gets new edition - News

Reiner Knizia's Through the Desert gets a reprint! You know that rule about 'if a game is good enough it will get a reprinting?', well Z-Man are re-releasing Reiner Knizia classic sand crawler Through the Desert. The game is being added to their classic Euro series. Fans of Through…

Meeple War release end September US - News

Meeple War board game from CMON releasing end September We're a sucker for cute box art, we admit it and Meeple War has it in droves. Meeple War is a worker placement / area control game set in the four kingdoms of Lilliput, yeah Lilliput! Before these elegant little wooden figures…

Why Clank is More Like Coca-Cola Than Pepsi - Video

The State of Board Gaming and replayability in the present market The title might be a little confusing, but the content is on point. This week Dave looks at the state of board gaming and replayability in the present market. How many of us buy so many games we no…

The Brigade launch imminent - Kickstarter

Aussie board game The Brigade is set to hit Kickstarter this week! We don't usually report on games that are still to launch on Kickstarter, but today we're making an exception. Welcome to Tinderbox! ...sorry about the weather... The city of Tinderbox has, rather predictably, caught fire. Although no-one has…

Confessions of a Gamer

After far too long I finally got to play Terraforming Mars. It was great but there was, for me, a steep learning curve. I rarely get to play Euro style games and the engine building in their design is foreign and not intuitive for me. Despite this, I do love…

Family Edition of Captain Sonar inbound - News

Sonar - The Family Edition of Captain Sonar is on the way Captain Sonar was / is a hit game, lauded with positive reviews, it's only real failing was one of players needed for a game, that of the maximum of 8 players for best plays (though it is listed as…

Container hits KS sinks for Aussies

Container 10th Anniversary hits Kickstarter but sinks Australian dreams So our dreams of owning Container 10th Anniversary edition are sunk one might say. Allegedly due to the weight of the project (around 10 pounds thanks to huge resin miniatures) the board game won't be shipped here direct from the Kickstarter…

To Die For Games - Interview

Interview with To Die For Games - Great board game reviews and chat We were really luck to snag Canadian based board gamers To Die For Games for an interview and man did they go to town, with - we think - all of the members of the team answering.…

Cities from Cities of Splendor gets a preview

Asmodee previews Cities from Cities of Splendor and it looks sweet! We love a bit of Splendor, so we're looking forward to the 4 in one expansion set in a box that is Cities of Splendor. One of those expansions is Cities and thanks to Asmodee you can learn all…