Review: Spyfall

We shouted at her from across the table, the whole family gathered round to watch what was going on, "Janet, seriously, we need you to give a more obvious answer to a question. We all believe you are the spy, if you aren't then you need to let us know. Please just answer the question clearly.... Continue Reading →

Review: Stone Age (The Board Game)

Let's talk about Stone Age. I don't know why I felt the need to clarify that in the title. Stone Age: The Board Game - because next week we'll totally be reviewing the actual Stone Age... THE PREMISE OF STONE AGE (THE BOARD GAME...NOT THE ACTUAL STONE AGE...) Stone Age is a 2-4 player worker... Continue Reading →

Review: Tech Dice by Q-Workshop

I have a thing for nice dice. I think I've mentioned it a few times on this blog already, but as an avid tabletop RPG fan I love having nice dice to play with. There is something amazing about having dice that match the scenario you are playing that just keeps me buying more. Well, a... Continue Reading →

Review: Brutal Kingdom

Last week I got a buzz on my phone. It wasn't the usual buzz. It wasn't an email or a text or even (heaven forbid, as an introvert) a phone call. Instead, it was a notification from my Amazon app. Yes, Prime Day has arrived and an item from my list was on sale. That... Continue Reading →

Review: Eldritch Horror (Solo Game)

Azathoth, The Daemon Sultan, come'th and he comes with fog and vampires. Let me start this review by saying that I am a huge fan of the Cthulhu/Lovecraft Mythos. I loved it right at the beginning of my gaming career when Cthulhu Fluxx was one of the first games I bought. Now, I still love the mythology, however, that... Continue Reading →

Review: Blood Rage

"You dare threaten Thor with such a puny weapon?" This is going to be one hefty review. Blood Rage is a big game, yet it is surprisingly simple. It has a lot of unique components, but not too many rules. It has been nominated for so many awards that I am just going to take... Continue Reading →

Review: Sandwich Masters

Indie, food based fun. PREMISE OF SANDWICH MASTERS Sandwich Masters is a 2-4 player competitive card game developed by a small Indie developer called Big Punch Studios. In the game the player plays the part of a sandwich artist (as Subway call them) looking to earn money by completing as many orders as possible. This... Continue Reading →

Review: Biblios

Monasteries and money. THE PREMISE OF BIBLIOS Biblios is a game about more than being a monk. Biblios is a game about being the head monk (or abbot, to use the technical term) in charge of a monastery. Your goal, should you choose to accept it, is to manage and sell resources whilst managing your... Continue Reading →

Review: Cthulhu Dice

The dark lord rise'th. THE PREMISE OF CTHULHU DICE Cthulhu Dice is a dice game (no new news so far) set in the HP Lovecraft universe and created by Steve Jackson. In the game you control the servants of Cthulhu who are, in the great Lovecraftian tradition, trying to drive each other mad. You start... Continue Reading →

Review: Scrawl

Scrawl is the love child of Chinese Whispers and Cards Against Humanity. That's it. Thanks for reading this review. Have a nice day. THE PREMISE OF SCRAWL Scrawl is an incredibly simple, incredibly wonderful, incredibly enlightening party game designed by Big Potato games. It involves taking a card, reading what it is on the card, and... Continue Reading →

Review: Multiuniversum

THE PREMISE OF MULTIUNIVERSUM Multiuniversum is a 1-5 player, competitive set-collecting card game in which players take control of scientists at CERN, looking to close portals they have accidentally opened to multiple dimensions. In order to do so the players must collect resources and move between five different coloured modules of the Hadron Collider to... Continue Reading →

Review: Age of War

THE PREMISE OF AGE OF WAR Get ready for Swords and Samurai. Age of War is a push-your-luck dice game set in feudal Japan, with elements of set collecting built in. The player, on their turn, takes control of seven die, each with different faces denoting part of an army. The player's goal is to... Continue Reading →

Review: Sub Terra

THE PREMISE OF SUB TERRA Can you survive the caves? Sub Terra is a co-op exploration game designed by ITB, in which you (and your friends, if you don't want to play one player) take on the roles of cavers who have spelunked into the wrong hole. Your job, as a crack team of caving... Continue Reading →

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