Arctic Scavengers - Card Game Review

Arctic Scavengers Game Review “Arctic Scavengers” is a deck building game from Rio Grande Games. Within the framework players are trying to survive in the post apocalyptic world of 2097. Most of humanity has not survived the new ice-age, but you will, if you can…

Game News of the Week Mar 7 – Mar 13 Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! Mind Games drug dealer gets comeuppance Remember the Mind Games drug bust that happened last year? Well the guy behind it has been found guilty of smuggling methamphetamine (douchebag). Six million dollars worth of the drug were hidden in the Mind Games store…

Fearsome Floors returns to print

Fearsome Floors getting a new release from Rio Grande Games Stop trawling Ebay for Friedemann Friese game “Fearsome Floors”, thanks to Rio Grande Games you’ll be able to buy it new as it enters a new print run this year. The storyline in Friedemann Friese’s Fearsome Floors (aka,…

Game News of the Week Feb 1 – 7 Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! GameTraders Loganholme Qld shuts its doors Sad news for those of us on the Northern Gold Coast, Qld, Australia. One of only a few local tabletop game stores is no more, with GameTraders at the Logan Hyperdome closing its doors in the coming…

Game News of the Week Dec 21 – Dec 27 Roundup

Tabletop Game News of the Week – Gameapalooza Round Up for 21 December through December 27, 2015 CoolMiniOrNot (CMON) distrubuting Krosmaster in 2016 CoolMiniOrNot (CMON) have taken over distribution of the “Krosmaster” franchise in the U.S. as of next year. CMON are taking over from Ankama and…

Never played Dominion, have you?

Deck builder game Dominion – What BIG games have you missed due to a lack of interest? We admit it, no one in our main group has played deck building game “Dominion”. This is a complete oddity, given we all have a fairly serious cardboard addiction and fairly extensive tabletop game…

Top Ten Tabletop Games for Christmas 2015

It’s December and for a chunk of the populace that means Christmas shopping. Those of you who celebrate the season and have tabletop gamers in your lives might be looking for what games to buy them. We’ve got your back with our Top Ten Tabletop Games for Christmas…

Carcassonne - Game Review

Carcassonne – Game Review Why are we reviewing “Carcassonne” when it’s been available since the year 2000? Well, it’s a classic and a game someone might want an Australian review of, it also helps us build up our review inventory, good for us and good for you. So let’…

Carcassonne - TL;DR Game Review

The name, “Carcassonne” comes from a southern French city of the same name. That real world place is essentially nothing more than inspiration here with city features like roads, monastery’s and rolling green scenery playing an integral role in the game. “Carcassonne” is a tile-placement game that sees players…

Power Grid: the Stock Companies expansion out soon

Power Grid: Stock Companies out October 6 US Heads up “Power Grid” fans, Rio Grande Games is set to release a new expansion and it’s coming sooner than anticipated. Word is “Power Grid: the Stock Companies” is set to release – Stateside as usual – on the 8th of October, that’…