Unboxing Detective a Modern Crime Board Game from Portal Games.
Character building is character building Before you can begin any campaign your players are going to need characters! If you use the Starter Set this does come with pre-built characters so you can skip this step, but I have found that building characters really helps to engage new players and it helps inform good role-playing! … Continue reading D&D 101 – #004 Character Building
Unboxing Beasts of Balance, a dexterity game from Sensible Object.
OVERVIEW Ruthless is a unique take on deck-building with a pirate theme, in which players will fight to have the strongest crew. As is the way with deck builders, all players start with the same basic hand of cards which will earn them coins and a few simple abilities. Each round players take it in … Continue reading Review – Ruthless
Go Dotty is a strategic two player game that combines elements of noughts and crosses and domino's. The aim of the game is lay tiles of your colour to make as many horizontal, vertical and diagonal lines of three as you can, the player at the end of the game with the most lines is … Continue reading Preview – Go Dotty
OVERVIEW Mystic ScROLLS is a real-time competitive game where you are playing as wizards, racing against one another, to cast as many spells as you can before the spell dice run out or someone captures the elusive mystic scroll! To cast a spell you must spend the correct dice, required by the spell, some call … Continue reading Review – Mystic ScROLLS
Welcome to Board Games 101! This video discusses the different types of board games available covering party games and gateway games, what they are, why they're great for beginners and what games to start with if you are new to the board game hobby!
Christmas is fast approaching so I have scoured the internet to find some awesome gifts for board gamers, that aren't board games!UPGRADESMetal Coin UpgradesMetal coin upgrades are probably my favourite board game upgrades, they range from universal unit coins, which are great for all kinds of games, game specific coins (such as Scythe), or theme … Continue reading Gifts for Board Gamers!
OVERVIEW FUSE is a real time co-operative game in which you have a number of 'bombs' to diffuse in just 10 minutes and you must diffuse them all to win! Each bomb is a card which requires certain colours or values of dice to be placed on them in different combinations. Each player has two … Continue reading Review – FUSE
7 Wonders is a card drafting, tableau building game. You are competing to build up your city's resources and score the most victory points. You can raise armies to defend your city against your neighbours as well as trade with them. Or maybe you'll choose to develop science and culture to advance to victory! The … Continue reading Review – 7 Wonders