Fog of Love: Game Review

Fog of Love is a two-player game where you are trying to manage life and a relationship. Not the most compelling of pitches I admit. Most people play games to get away from the complexity of life and relationships. However, I have found Fog of Love to be a surprising…

Photosynthesis board game - Written Review

Photosynthesis board game - Written Review: Photosynthesis is a 2-4 player game designed by Italian designer Hjalmar Hach and published by Blue Orange Games. Photosynthesis brings together resource management with area control. The game will see you plant seeds, gather sunlight, and grow trees to produce a beautiful forest and…

Majesty for the Realm - Written Review

Majesty for the Realm card game review: Majesty for the Realm is a card game in which you build up a medieval realm, it's designed by the guy who made Splendor (a rather popular game). Like Splendor, Majesty for the Realm is a simple, but beautiful game. Setup / Gameplay: Each…

Curious Humans card game - Review

Curious Humans card game - Review We mentioned card game Curious Humans last month. I've now had time to play it a few times. Firstly I'll say Curious Humans is a really simple game to learn and play. Everyone gets a true and false card, as well as seven randomly…

BONK - TL;DR Game Review

BONK Tabletop Game TLDR Review: BONK comes to us from David Harvey, the man who created Rollet (of which this is a reimplementation). A ballbearing ricochet game, BONK sees four players (you can play two, but four works best), trying to hit a wooden ball into each others goal area.…

Fog of Love - TL;DR Game Review

Fog of Love Tabletop Game TLDR 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,…

Hotshots - TL;DR Game Review

Hotshots Tabletop Game TLDR Review: Hotshots is a cooperative, press-your-luck firefighting game for 1 to 4 players. You take on the roles of wildfire fighters — crew boss, spotter, swamper, and sawyer — all with their own special abilities. Each turn players roll dice to deal with fires burning across the hexagonal…

Azul - TL;DR Game Review

Azul Tabletop Game TLDR Review: An abstract strategy Tile drafting game, Azul sees 2-4 players making beautiful mosaics for the Portuguese king. Draft different coloured tiles from factory boards to your player board, then place them to score points based on where they are placed in correlation to other tiles.…

Charterstone - Written Review

Charterstone board game review spoiler free: Charterstone, where to begin. From the moment I saw this was being produced I latched on and waited… and waited. You know what happens when you’re THAT excited for a game to release? Sometimes you’re let down hard! So how did my…

Flip Ships - TL;DR Game Review

Flip Ships Tabletop Game TLDR Review: Flip Ships is a cooperative action / dexterity game by designer Kane Klenko and Renegade Game Studios. Players take on the roles of starship pilots, battling a great alien invasion. Enemy “ships” are a tableau of cards spread upon the playing surface in a specific…