Board Game

Interview with Elli Amir, designer of Worldbreakers: Advent of the Khanate – Turn Order

Worldbreakers: Advent of the Khanate is a new 1-2 player tactical card game by Elli Amir. (You can read our review of the game here.) Adopting recognizable language, syntax, and grammar from popular collectible card games (CCG’s)—most notably Magic:...

Worldbreakers: Advent of the Khanate review – Turn Order

In the universe of skirmish-based card games, Magic: The Gathering (MtG) is the big bang; virtually all other collectible and non-collectible card games (CCG’s) released in the thirty years since have Magic stardust in their DNA. That's because MtG...

Bloc by Bloc: Uprising – Power Word Rebellion – Turn Order

Words have power, but by themselves they are not imbued with ethical, moral, or emotional portent. A word’s potential to do good or harm comes from who wields it, and when, how, or why. Words inspire, incite, can be...

Disney Villainous: It’s good to be bad – Turn Order

A two or more player competitive game by Ravensburger, probably more famous for their puzzles than games, Disney Villainous flips the traditional script. You play not as the dashing hero or brave heroine striking down the evil fiend, but...

Fireteam: Fastest Skirmish Game in the Galaxy – Turn Order

The deep bass of bolter explosions. The warp-phase resonance of gauss weaponry. The clatter of dice bouncing across your table. At its best wargaming delivers an evocative narrative of forces clashing on your kitchen table. At its worst it...

Warhammer Quest: Cursed City: The Goonhammer Review

One of the most hotly anticipated Games Workshop products of the year so far is finally here! Warhammer Quest: Cursed City brings 1 to 4 players through the streets of Ulfenkarm to dispatch the undead denizens within. With luck,...

His Butt Goes Where?! – The Artistic Hilarity of MonsDRAWsity

A couple months ago I reviewed Tattoo Stories and said it was my favorite party game of the year. Eric Slauson knocked it out of the park with a fresh twist on the familiar Apples to Apples formula. Well folks, I'm...

Boardhammer – Terror Below

“Earl explained it to me: we plan ahead, that way, we don't do anything right now.” - Valentine McKee (Tremors) From the Publisher: Terror Below is a game of government experiments gone wild in the Nevada desert. The faster you move, the...

Boardhammer Review: Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid

Strap on your spandex of 5 unique colors and get your morphers ready because this week we're going to be taking a look at Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid. A purely co-op game based around playing the titular power rangers...

Boardhammer – V-Commandos

From the Publisher: Victory depends on you! Be the stealthiest heroes of World War 2. Move like shadows behind enemy lines and undermine the adversary’s plans by accomplishing history-changing operations. Make good use of your commandos’ patented weapons: stealth, rapidity and...