Be Patient: An Interview With Vital Lacerda

There is a wide spectrum when it comes to gaming complexity, ranging from micro games requiring mere minutes of your attention to games so highly involved and complex in their operation that they can leave you mentally exhausted afterwards. When it...
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Kingdomino Wins 2017 Spiel des Jahres

Kingdomino has been named the winner of this year’s prestigious Spiel des Jahres award. The win marks the first for veteran designer Bruno Cathala, whose tile-laying and matching game beat out other top-rated nominees, including Kasper Lapp’s real-time game Magic Maze...
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The Internet Teases New Dead Of Winter Game

Just like those leftovers from last Thanksgiving still in the freezer, there’s something mysterious on the horizon for Dead of Winter. This week pictures have been popping up online of a box for a new game set in Plaid Hat...
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July 2017 Games To Be Played

The next in our monthly To Be Played series has been posted. Check it out! We want to know if you’ve played any on our list or what you hope to get to your own table this month.

Stefan Feld’s Next Game Sounds Magical

Since 2005, game designer Stefan Feld has made a name for himself creating board games rife with choices and strategic depth. Games like The Castles of Burgundy and Trajan are hallmark examples of Feld’s passion for thinky gameplay, something we...
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Commander Spotlight: Obelisk of Alara

Most people who have ever dabbled in the realm of tabletop or video game RPGs are quite familiar with the idea of developing your character as they gain experience through finishing quests, slaying monsters, and accomplishing various goals you come...
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June 2017 Board Game Haul

The next video in our monthly Haul series has been posted! June had Origins. We went to Origins. Origins had games. Now we have more games. A lot more. Serves us right about complaining about slow months previously…

Steamforged’s Next Game Might Be Resident Evil

With its board game adaptation of Dark Souls finally in players’ hands, Steamforged has begun teasing its next project with artwork that that appears inspired by Capcom’s popular video game series Resident Evil. Could the UK-based board game company be...
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