Lift Off from Z-Man Games announced – News
Nov20

Lift Off from Z-Man Games announced – News

Z-Man has announced Lift Off from designer Jeroen Vandersteen. Not to be confused with the Queen Games title of the same name, Lift Off sees players running their own space agency. Do some R&D and try and reach your space travel goals before the other players. Send your astronauts into space, ensuring you’ve got the right specialists aboard. To prepare for your missions you’ll need to develop technologies: life support,...

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New Frontiers: Race for the Galaxy board game – News
Nov13

New Frontiers: Race for the Galaxy board game – News

First announced some two years ago, New Frontiers aka the Race for the Galaxy board game is now available for pre-order from various stores thanks to Rio Grande Games. New Frontiers is a standalone game in the Race for the Galaxy family. New Frontiers is said – by designer Tom Lehmann – to take Race for the Galaxy back to one of its inspirations, Puerto Rico. Which sounds fascinating and of course makes us more interested....

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Flip Ships – TL;DR Review
Dec11

Flip Ships – TL;DR 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 manner. A long health meter / height tracker is placed to the side and acts as a card placement guide. The mothership sits above the tableau of ships. Battle begins. Players...

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