Board Game Nights in Brisbane – Events
Sep10

Board Game Nights in Brisbane – Events

Just throwing up a highlight post for our board game / tabletop game events run in Brisbane (Australia). In conjunction with Nerds of Wisdom and ourselves, the Brisbane Tabletop Gaming Group meets fortnightly in Ashgrove. It’s a welcoming and friendly group and everyone is welcome. We’ve got our regulars who show up all the time, be we also have our newbies who are welcomed with open arms. You can bring along snacks and...

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Aquicorn from Renegade Games announced – News
Mar13

Aquicorn from Renegade Games announced – News

Renegade Games are releasing Aquicorns later this year, a board game designed by Steve Ellis, Tyler Tinsley, Ben Eisner, and Tim Eisner. Adapted from the Oni Press original graphic novel by Katie O’Neill, The Aquicorn Cove Board Game will encourage players to dive into an underwater conservation adventure. Unable to rely on the adults in her storm-ravaged seaside town, a young girl must protect a colony of magical seahorse-like...

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Walking in Burano – News
Mar04

Walking in Burano – News

If you think you’ve heard of Walking in Burano before, you may well have, with reviews floating around from as early as October last year. Well now the release window is finally with us for the AEG version, which launches in September. Walking in Burano is a family game. Players place the Floor Cards in order to receive a visit from different characters. They will score points based on the various symbols on the houses. To be...

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Tentacle Town! – News
Feb27

Tentacle Town! – News

New York Toy Fair saw a few board game anouncements, but one that’s grabbed our attention is Tantacle Town! from Monster Fight Club (thier first new boardgame). In Tentacle Town, you’ve arrived on the distant shores of an unsettled land, but the waters surrounding your new home are teeming with giant tentacles! Gather your wits and ready your harpoons as you compete to become Mayor of Tentacle Town. Recruit new citizens, build...

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Z-Man Games announce Hadara – News
Feb08

Z-Man Games announce Hadara – News

Z-Man Games seem to be releasing a slew of games already this year and here’s another one. Hadara (Arabic for culture) is a new civ builder set to release in the US in Spring (their spring). Hadara features a unique card selection system. In the center of the board a rotating wheel has five creatures: a dragon, a pegasus, a lion, a monkey, and a scarab, each representing a player’s civilization. During each epoch, players will...

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River Horse release Fireys expansion for Labyrinth – News
Feb01

River Horse release Fireys expansion for Labyrinth – News

River Horse Games knows a good licence when they see one, even if us gamers know the games are never quite up to scratch. The third expansion for the Labyrinth board game is here, in the form of the Fireys, set to release this year (US date eta Fall 2019). The Fireys expansion comes with 5 new figures for the Labyrinth board game, They are four fireys and one alternate Jareth, along with a few new cards.

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Corinth from Days of Wonder – News
Jan17

Corinth from Days of Wonder – News

Two things you need to know about Corinth, one, it’s by the designer of Jaipur and two, it’s being published by Days of Wonder later this year. Under a blazing sun in 4th Century BC Corinth, traders come from all corners of the Mediterranean Sea to sell their goods; Persian carpets, Cretan olive oil, Roman grapes, and Egyptian spices are highly prized by traders. Players have a few weeks to secure their place in Corinthian...

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