Is Catan a good game? Let's try and find out - removing opinion and using science to prove once and for all if Catan is all it's cracked up to be.
Is Catan a real place? If not, is it based on a real one? It's a question with a lot of unexpected answers. It's yes, no, and maybe - all at once.
Where is the best place to start in Catan? It's an interesting question. Let's have a look at the resources and the mathematics to try and answer it.
We've all been there. We've all had those moments where we've been out for blood on the board game table. We've either had our butts handed to us or we've been out to make the game difficult for someone else. It's part of our competitiveness as homo-sapiens, some more than others (you know who you... Continue Reading →
Last weekend we managed to play through a few of the games we have been meaning to get through for a while. During that time we played the X-Files game (reviewed yesterday) and also a new classic that has been making the board game circuit for the past few years. We wanted to see if... Continue Reading →
In a few weeks time, Cities of Splendor will be released to the adoring public. Cities of Splendor (or New Splendor, as I shall call it) is the up and coming expansion for the classic card game, in which players take the place of gem merchants trying to earn as much prestige as possible. It... Continue Reading →