Boardcubator In less than two weeks, on May 6th, you can join the space race. Not the new, commercial one.[…]Read more
Marie Cardouat’s game illustrations have always been in a style fitting for beautiful children’s books, and that is still just as true in HOP!. Beyond the illustrations, the game’s story is equally made for kids. After finding a book describing a magical kingdom in the sky, the child heroes of HOP! decide that they have to see the realm of magical creatures living in the clouds for themselves. And once that decision is made, it is a matter of moments before they are floating into the sky, each carried by a handful of balloons. And just like that you’re in the middle of a dexterity game for the whole family, and prettier than pretty much any other game out there.Read more
Many of us gamers have spent countless hours of our lives fighting the Great Old Ones. But do we even know why? Have we done the research on that one? Maybe under the reign of Cthulhu, Azathoth and their like there would be free cotton candy for everyone. You now have the chance to do that research. But be careful, the knowledge of the Old Ones quickly leads to insanity – as you will find out when playing Bruno Cathala and Ludovic Maublanc’s Pocket Madness.Read more
Funforge Keep the Great Old Ones out of our world? What would you do that for? Their power is too[…]Read more
Alderac Mystic Vale, Alderac’s “card crafting” game – a game where you overlay cards with transparent parts to create the[…]Read more
Lautapelit.fi With Dokmus Lautapelit.fi have a very interesting area control game coming. The players explore the island of Dokmus, home[…]Read more
This week was one of the most important weeks of the gaming year: the selection of Spiel des Jahres and[…]Read more
I imagine that sometimes the pitch for a new board game must sound a lot like the pitch for the weird blockbuster movie of a year. “It’s a Patience game, only you can play it with friends and it’s about rescuing people from the Titanic.” It probably wasn’t an easy sale, but here it is: SOS Titanic, the multiplayer solitaire game with superpowers.Read more
Today is the day many boardgamers all over the world are waiting for every year. No, it’s not the Essen[…]Read more
Panic in Meeple City. Giant monsters are converging on the city, and it doesn’t look like anyone is going to stop them. Within minutes they start throwing cars, tearing down buildings and … MUNCHING MEEPLES!
Will there be a happy ending for anyone?