May 13, 2018
Shelley and I head out west, hoping to avoid major difficulties in the dice drafting game
Pioneer Days by Matthew Dunstan and Chris Marling from Tasty Minstrel
and then get all abstract like Mondrian in
De Stijl by Lucas Gerlach from Quick Simple Fun Games
May 6, 2018
A few weeks after Tony Boydell and I sat down over Skype, Shelley gets her chance to tell the world her favorites of 2017. Here's the list:
Palace of Mad King Ludwig
Majesty of the Realm
Apr 29, 2018
Shelley and I delve into two smaller-box card-based games from different areas of the world this week.
Riga by Stefan Risthaus from Ostia Spiele finds the players gaining commodities in the Baltic and then building structures in other Baltic area cities.
Rataneer by Hisashi Hayashi from Okayzu Brand has the...
Apr 22, 2018
Shelley and I have a great time with Scythe and its expansions, then do some action selection as we attempt to gain commodities in Carthago.
Scythe: Invaders From Afar
Scythe: The Wind Gambit*
From Stonemaier Games and designed by Jamey Stegmaier and *Kai Starck
Carthago: Merchants and Guilds by Bernd Eisenstein...
Apr 9, 2018
Tony Boydell's on board this week from across the pond for a
discussion of some of 2017's best (and worst) games. Here are
some of the games we touch on
Top 10 of 2017
The Cousins War
Fox in the Forest