Here's a list of five multiplayer games that have amazing solo modes. The list includes Scythe, The Bloody Inn, Welcome To..., and This War of Mine.
The Specialists in Yamatai allow for a whole host of different strategies in and of their own right - but together they can build unstoppable engines.
Istanbul is a brilliant economic Eurogame about gathering rubies. It also has one of the best market mechanics of all time. Let's look at the numbers.
Istanbul is a superb Eurogame designed by Rüdiger Dorn. The economics of Istanbul really help make the game pop and stand out. Here's our review.
Buildings form one of the core parts to Yamatai, the fantastic game of boats and building. The question is - what do they tell us about the resources?
Not quite a game, not quite a puzzle, Black Stories offer a unique group experience of trying to find out the stories behind bizarre situations.
Stuffed Fables is a highly thematic game in which you play as stuffed toys fighting off nightmares. Amazing theme, odd mechanics - let's take a look.
Set in an alternative 1920s, Scythe sees players take control of Eastern European states looking to expand. It's also really good. Here's our review.
The Commercial Structures are cards in 7 Wonders that help enable the game. They make it easier to get points or resources. Here is more on their use.
Hive is a complex game, with hundreds of variations on to start. Here are a few thoughts and options about how to start the game. Let's take a look.
Betrayal at House on the Hill is a game that divides opinions. On one side it is inconsistent and a slog. On the other it is fantastic and amazing.
The Commercial Structures are just straight up points in 7 Wonders; however, don't be fooled by their simplicity. They can be strategised with after all.
Recently we got to play the epic economics game, Brass: Birmingham. We came, we saw, we built canals. Here's our first impressions.
Lander is a remarkable game. Available on Kickstarter in March, we've spoken to designer, Dan Alexander, to understand how it has been put together.
Munchkin is the game that got me into tabletop board games. Now, almost 6 years on, we take an objective look back. What is Munchkin actually like as a game?
Gladiatorial combat and waging war with Roman soldiers - 7 Wonders has it all. Although a small part score wise, the Military Strategy is worth looking at!
Qwantum is a highly abstract roll-and-write game in which you are trying to get the best possible score from dice. A tricky game with some interesting math.