Deep Water Games picks up Claim – News
Dec20

Deep Water Games picks up Claim – News

Trick taking game Claim got a lot of buzz at this years game conventions, particularly Essen, which saw the release of Claim 2. We saw a few fairly prominent game reviewers mentioning it didn’t have a US release date (which can obviously affect the Australian release date). Well that seems to be solved now with Deep Water Games picking up the rights to release the game in March. If Deep Water Games sounds familiar, they’ve...

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Babel card game review – Video
Jul16

Babel card game review – Video

Our man Dave takes a close look at 2000 Hagen Dorgathen, Uwe Rosenberg hand-management / set collection game Babel. Recommended for the 2001 Spiel des Jahres, Babel sees players making best use of members of various tribes of the ancient world. These tribes will build temples, exploit (or exterminate) their opponent’s work force, destroy or steal their opponent’s temples and otherwise do whatever it takes to build the...

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Fog of Love – TL;DR Review
Jan18

Fog of Love – TL;DR Review

Fog of love is – according to the box – “romantic comedy as a board game”. A two-player only game, Fog of Love puts the players into the roles of characters, undertaking a romantic relationship. Characters are created with random card draws. Occupation, physical features and traits dictate who you are, gender, name and backstory are up to you. The overall concept sounds simple, but incredibly smart game mechanics and a bit...

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