Ice Breaker Games

I was pleasantly surprised on Saturday when one of the people from our gaming group invited along two people we had never met before. This was particularly good considering a few people were away that night leaving us with a small turn out. We discovered that these friends did not…

Designing the Board in Board Games [Video Article]

Dave won a game of Betrayal at House on the Hill and it got him thinking how influential the board state was. Dave dives deep into the actual boards we use in board games. Why are they important and how they shape play. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDFEcnRLuuM…

Whatever it Takes

It was one of those last minute grabs from the shelf. I had a bunch of really good games I was keen to play but I felt I owed it to Guillotine to take it with me. I think it had nearly been a year since I last played it…

The Cult of the New

Over the last few weeks, I have had the privilege to play a number of new games. Unfortunately, nothing that has been on the many lists covering favourites or popular releases from Gen Con or Essen, but new games none the less. So when I looked at my shelf and…