The aim of the game is to place tiles with at least one of the coloured symbols on the tile, matching an adjacent coloured symbol already on the board, but here's the kicker... There are four colours, one for each player and whoever’s colour is played adjacent, they are the ones who score the points, not the person who played the tile!
In Lander you are playing as one of four possible corporations who together, have funded a space mission to colonise a new planet. Before the arrival of the 5,000 strong colony, a small team of personnel are sent to prepare the planet for habitation. However, upon entering the atmosphere a huge electrical storm resulted in a crash landing, killing most of the crew.
'Herrlof’ - Norse, meaning "praise gained in war” Herrlof is a two-person Viking trick taking game from Jolly Dutch and plays in around 30 minutes. As Vikings you will battle it out to be the first player to score 50 points by winning tricks but most importantly by correctly predicting just how many tricks you … Continue reading Preview – Herrlof
Spire’s End is a card game reminiscent of the Choose Your Own Adventure books of the ’80s. With striking artwork in a simple colour palette of red, white and black, this is a dark adventure for 1 or 2 players.
Occult is a 2 - 5 player card game with heavy take that elements as well as set collection. You will take on the role of a cultist, summoning monsters to take over the world, whilst slaying the monsters of your enemies or playing cards to hinder them so that you can reign supreme! You … Continue reading Preview – Occult
OVERVIEW Villagers is a card drafting and tableau building game set after a plague which has displaced villagers and workers from their settlements. As the founder of a new burgeoning village you must choose which new villagers to take in and which to leave on the road. You will need to manage your resources to … Continue reading Review – Villagers
Unboxing Villagers (Kickstarter Edition) from Sinister Fish Games. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrbuyCeh_lI&t
Spirits of Carter Mansion is a macabre micro-game of luring an innocent child to their doom, needless to say this game has a strong horror theme! But it’s not all bad, whilst evil spirits are trying to lure the lost child into the creepy basement, never to be seen again, the good spirits are working … Continue reading Preview – Spirits of Carter Mansion
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
What I played last week Rick and Morty: Total Rickall 2-5 Players | 30 minutes | Cryptozoic Entertainment Monday | 2 players - We tried Total Rickall for the first time on Monday and we really struggled! I think we were really unlucky with our cards but I also thought it seemed really unbalanced with … Continue reading Week(ish) in Review #001