Best Family Tabletop Games – Video
Oct18

Best Family Tabletop Games – Video

Our man Dave has been pondering the question of what games would be good for kids of differing ages. It’s a tough call, but he comes up with some cool family game ideas (and some pretty cool edits). You can check out the video above and let us know here or over on the Facebook post what your favorite games are when you’re playing / or buying games for the kids in your life (the young kids, not the adult...

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Most Anticipated Essen Spiel 2018 – Video
Oct15

Most Anticipated Essen Spiel 2018 – Video

If you’re a board gamer, there is one event every year that really gets you excited for board game releases. That event is Essen Spiel in Germany. Our gal Angela has thrown together her most anticipated Essen games list and we’ve got it for you right here. Hit us up in the comments with what your most anticipated board games from Essen Spiel 2018 are!    

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Tiny Epic Zombies item repaint – Tutorial
Oct02

Tiny Epic Zombies item repaint – Tutorial

Staff writer GirlyGamer is at it again with another Tiny Epic Repaint tutorial. You may recall she did Tiny Epic Quest some time ago, now it’s time for Tiny Epic Zombies to get the same treatment. Tiny Epic Zombies comes from Gamelyn Games and is part of the Tiny Epic line of tabletop games. Check out the tutorial above if you want to paint your own Tiny Epic Zombies items.

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Keyforge: Thoughts and Concerns – Video
Aug30

Keyforge: Thoughts and Concerns – Video

Dave is interested in KeyForge, the soon to be released game by designer Richard Garfield and publisher Fantasy Flight Games. Could this be as big as Magic? Bigger? Share your thoughts on our Facebook page or in the comments down below.

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Magic The Gathering: The Core Mechanic – Video
Aug21

Magic The Gathering: The Core Mechanic – Video

Dave and Ricky have a look at what makes Magic the Gathering the original and still the best in the latest episode of The Core Mechanic.

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Tracing Board Game Box Art? – Video
Aug14

Tracing Board Game Box Art? – Video

One of our other writers noticed some striking similarities between one of her favourite TV shows and a new board game. The TV show in question is Mad Men and the new game, Ticket to Ride: New York. This wasn’t the first time she’d noticed striking similarities between board game art and TV characters, but this one was so obvious that when overlayed, some of the images almost matched perfectly. Take a look at the Don...

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Catan: The Core Mechanic – Video
Jul31

Catan: The Core Mechanic – Video

Dave and Ricky are back in season 4 of The Core Mechanic. They are looking at the board games on Mike Selinker’s list of [“100 Games You Absolutely, Positively, Must Know How To Play”](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnzBhWwx1nI&t=3012s). They kick off the season with a look at Settlers of Catan now simply known as Catan. One of the biggest board games in modern times.

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