Z-Man Games announce Miaui – News
Oct24

Z-Man Games announce Miaui – News

Z-Man Games has announced Miaui, a new card game from famed designer Bruno Faidutti (Mission: Red Planet & Citadels) and gorgeous illustrations by Paul Mafayon (Bunny Kingdom). Miaui – a play on meow and Maui – is a card game that revolves around a fishing festival on a tropical island inhabited by cats (anthropomorphised obviously). As you can see Miaui has got gorgeous artwork and a great designer, so fingers...

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The Great City of Rome – News
Oct08

The Great City of Rome – News

Want to try your hand at recreating the majesty of Rome? Well it seems early next year may be your moment, when Z-Man Games releases “The Great City of Rome”. The Emperor of the greatest civilization in history calls for the finest master architects to rebuild Rome! Compete against your fellow architects for blueprints and materials, and manage your resources carefully to sculpt a city where any citizen can live and...

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Pandemic: Fall of Rome – Preview
Oct04

Pandemic: Fall of Rome – Preview

Last month we covered the new game headed to us in the Pandemic family, that game is Pandemic: Fall of Rome. Well now we’re privy to a whole slew of information courtesy of Z-man’s just released official preview. Pandemic: Fall of Rome is the third title in the Survival series, following Iberia and Rising Tide. For those of you unfamiliar with Pandemic Survival, it’s the world’s first tournament format for a...

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Pandemic: Fall of Rome – News
Sep08

Pandemic: Fall of Rome – News

The board game that just never stops giving is back with yet another iteration! Yes, it’s Pandemic and this time we’re headed to Rome in Pandemic: Fall of Rome. Pandemic: Fall of Rome sees players facing off against the migration of aggressive barbarian tribes. They must defend their cities long enough to forge alliances with the invading hordes, and in doing so save the Empire from certain doom. But let’s face it,...

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Babel card game review – Video
Jul16

Babel card game review – Video

Our man Dave takes a close look at 2000 Hagen Dorgathen, Uwe Rosenberg hand-management / set collection game Babel. Recommended for the 2001 Spiel des Jahres, Babel sees players making best use of members of various tribes of the ancient world. These tribes will build temples, exploit (or exterminate) their opponent’s work force, destroy or steal their opponent’s temples and otherwise do whatever it takes to build the...

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Mesozooic coming from Z-Man Games – News
Jun26

Mesozooic coming from Z-Man Games – News

With Jurassic Park fever presently in the air, it seems like a great time to announce a new dinosaur park game. Z-Man Games is offering a pre-order for its upcoming title Mesozooic, a dinosaur park game in which you try to create the best dino zoo by drafting and organization. Over the course of three rounds players draft and organize the best features into their hand and then score each layout. Seems like a fairly simple gameplay...

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Majesty for the Realm card game written review
Apr17

Majesty for the Realm card game written 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 player has a kingdom / village made up of 8 cards placed in front of them (the same for each player). This is neat as it actually makes a panorama of your village. Smaller cards make up denizens...

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