Browsing posts in the ‘Board Games’ category

Board Game Review: Tiny Epic Galaxies

Most board games nowadays aren't exactly what you'd call portable. If you want a strategic, multiplayer game you're looking at a pretty chunky box which probably weighs a bit and doesn't lend...

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Review: Legendary X-Men

For my first game of this new Legendary expansion pack, I just dove in without really reading up on anything. I picked the mastermind with the lowest hit points (Mojo) thinking that...

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Review: Joking Hazard

I'm going to come right out and say this before anything else: Joking Hazard is a lot like Cards Against Humanity. If you've played that and hated it for its puerile humour,...

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Review: T.I.M.E Stories: Lumen Fidei

So another new mission drops for the awesome T.I.M.E Stories, bringing with it a whole new period in time, whisking us back to Spain in 1419 in order to retrieve a mystical...

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Board Game Review: Ticket to Ride Germany

With Ticket to Ride heading off all over the place, as well as taking the the waters in the recent Rails and Sails version, it's easy to imagine there being a Ticket...

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Board Game Review: Catch the Moon

We cover a fair few tabletop games nowadays, and have seen a lot of games which took a long time to get the hang of because of their complex rules, tricky to...

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Review: K2 Broad Peak Expansion

A few days ago we reviewed K2, a mountain climbing game with some very tense moments of gameplay as you made your way up and down the infamous K2 mountain. But as...

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Double Review: Arcadia Quest Expansions: Pets & Chaos Dragon

Having reviewed Arcadia Quest Inferno recently, we were also lucky enough to take a look at a couple of new expansions for the base games. So right here we have a double...

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Board Game Review: K2

I've never tried it, but by all accounts climbing a mountain is pretty tough going. It looks quite tricky to be fair, and there are more than enough stories of people becoming...

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Board Game Review: Arcadia Quest Inferno

The original Arcadia Quest was a well received and popular game with some fantastic miniatures, plenty of quests to complete and lots of ways to approach each game that you played. You...

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Board Game Review: Pandemic: Iberia

The Pandemic games have been pretty successful so far, and with good reason. A series of tricky but not unfair co-op games, the original had you trying to cure four deseases which...

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Board Game Review: Unfair

How far are you willing to go to win? Are you the kind of person who just concentrates on their own game, doing all you can to build up a score than...

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Board Game Review: Tsuro of the Seas

The original Tsuro was a beautiful, elegant and simple game which involved placing tiles to move your stone around the board in the hope of being the last one standing. As tiles...

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Board Game Review: Carcassonne Winter Edition

A while back we reviewed Carcassonne, a beautiful and simple game which would easily appeal to both seasoned board gamers and those new to the hobby. The rules were highly accessible to...

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Board Game Review: Tak

Tak describes itself as a "beautiful game", which is a pretty bold statement to stick on the front of your box. And yet through a combination of wooden playing pieces and a...

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Board Game Review: Plague Inc

Plague Inc has been an enormous success on mobiles and tablets, downloaded over 80 million times and evolving (pardon the pun) into the go-to game when it comes to trying to wipe...

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Review: Unlock!

Unlock is the latest game from Space Cowboys, the same developers who came up with the excellent, but largely non-replayable TIME Stories and its various scenarios. Using nothing more than a deck...

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Board Game Review: Lords of Vegas

As a game Lords of Vegas is a study of perfect thematic design, bringing together several elements of Las Vegas into a single board game which will have players swearing, whooping and...

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Review: Kodama: The Tree Spirits

Who’d have thought you’d be able to make a game out of growing trees? It certainly sounds like a tall order, but after a couple of games of Kodama it quickly becomes...

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