The Godfather: Corleone's Empire - Review

The Godfather board game review: Have you been looking high and low for a game where the tears of your enemies are as valuable as victory points? Have you had fantasies of Wall Street burning to the ground while the Hudson overflows with the bodies of other challenges? Are you…

Fog of Love: Game Review

Fog of Love is a two-player game where you are trying to manage life and a relationship. Not the most compelling of pitches I admit. Most people play games to get away from the complexity of life and relationships. However, I have found Fog of Love to be a surprising…

Photosynthesis board game - Written Review

Photosynthesis board game - Written Review: Photosynthesis is a 2-4 player game designed by Italian designer Hjalmar Hach and published by Blue Orange Games. Photosynthesis brings together resource management with area control. The game will see you plant seeds, gather sunlight, and grow trees to produce a beautiful forest and…

Majesty for the Realm - Written Review

Majesty for the Realm card game review: Majesty for the Realm is a card game in which you build up a medieval realm, it's designed by the guy who made Splendor (a rather popular game). Like Splendor, Majesty for the Realm is a simple, but beautiful game. Setup / Gameplay: Each…

Curious Humans card game - Review

Curious Humans card game - Review We mentioned card game Curious Humans last month. I've now had time to play it a few times. Firstly I'll say Curious Humans is a really simple game to learn and play. Everyone gets a true and false card, as well as seven randomly…

Charterstone - Written Review

Charterstone board game review spoiler free: Charterstone, where to begin. From the moment I saw this was being produced I latched on and waited… and waited. You know what happens when you’re THAT excited for a game to release? Sometimes you’re let down hard! So how did my…

Apocrypha - Written Review

Apocrypha is Mike Selinker doing what he does best, bringing together amazing talent to provide gamers with adventures they can immerse themselves in. The successor to Pathfinder the Adventure Card Game (PACG), Apocrypha draws you into a story of world-ending horror while developing the deck building system that made PACG…

Ethnos - TL;DR Game Review

Ethnos Board Game TLDR Review: Ethnos is an area control / card drafting game in which players take control of giants, merfolk, halflings, minotaurs and other fantasy tribes. Collect glory, as your armies gain control of areas in the land of Ethnos, most glory at the end is the winner. Start…

Mountains of Madness - Written Review

Mountains of Madness board game written review: It’s 1931 and a team of budding scientists (you and your mates numbering 3-5) head off on a dangerous expedition to traverse a mountain, a mountain of madness. The game is loosely based on the H. P. Lovecraft novella “At the Mountains…

Downforce - Written Review

Downforce board game review - Restoration Games: Downforce is one of those games where you may look at it and assume it’s a kids game only, but don’t be fooled. This is a game full of fun, strategy and high stakes. It’s got just the right level…