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Best Games of 2015

It feels like, with the advent of Kickstarter and the popularity of gaming in general, that the quality is just getting better and better for board games. The year of 2015 is definitely testament to that fact, there were so many good releases that came out that raised the bar of gaming in general that […]

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Century: Golem Edition review

In Plan B games’ Century: Golem you are a trader who travels the Golem road to deliver gems to the far reaches of the world. Through management of your hand cards and  trading your gems you are able to buy Golem cards that give you victory points at the completion of the game. With the […]

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Kickstarters of the week 2 June

So the time rolls around again to choose the best Kickstarters that have been released this week. Of course there is a ton on offer, but only the best will do! Heroes of Land, Air and Sea – This was massive when it first hit the market and has had a lot of hype when it […]

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Ex-Libris Review

Seems that recently I have been fanboying over Renegade Games releases, with the love of Raider of the North Sea and now Ex Libris , designed by Adam P. McIver. I played this at a games night, everyone else had sat down at tables that were far more complex games and I just wasn’t up […]

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Scythe: The Rise of Fenris

The hype has been building for a little while now, and it is finally the day where Stonemaier Games have released The Rise of Fenris for pre-order. This is the last expansion which is planned for Scythe and is an 8 game campaign that can be used with the base set and the current expansions […]

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Scythe Review

Scythe may have been out a while now, but it has won the hearts of a lot of people and still sits in the top of many reviewers lists, so what is it about Scythe that sets it apart? I come from a background of Warhammer 40k and Necromunda (a looong time ago), so miniatures […]

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Kickstarters of the week 25 May

This week there are over 15,000 tabletop game Kickstarters live on the site, and this number grew even while writing this short article.  Here are our picks of the week: 1347: The Black Plague  – a bidding game that sees you trying to manage the outbreak of the Black Plague. A different theme is what […]

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Clank! In! Space! Apocalypse!

Renegade Games, makers of some of the best new games on the market (check out Raiders of the North sea review here) have announced an expansion for Clank! In! Space! called Apocalypse! The expansion is designed by Paul Dennen (of the original Clank!) and will be released in August of this year, hopefully hitting shelves […]

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Azul Review

Azul has been the talk of the town for a little while now, with plenty of convention activity in the States especially with the Giant Azul copies that we see plenty of photos of. So it was time for me to get a copy and see what all the fuss is about. I picked my […]

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Best of 2011

Strange to think that 2011 was already 7 years ago, especially with some of the games on this list that are now must have for the modern board game scene. So without further ado, here is the list of our best games from 2011. Castles of Burgundy – can this Stefan Feld game be overlooked […]