Game Reviews

Brandon The Brave Review

Brandon The Brave Brandon the Brave is a tile laying strategy game for 2-4 players ages 5+ from Haba Games.  In the game you play as one of the knaves of the infamous knight Conrad the Confused.  While Conrad searches the countryside for his lost horse the players must go out and complete epic quests… Continue reading Brandon The Brave Review

Kickstarter Previews

Guardians Gambit – Kickstarter Preview

*This is a protoype copy provided to us by Knights of Norwood, the final components are subject to change.* Guardian’s Gambit is on Kickstarter now from Knights of Norwood.  We highly recommend taking a look at their campaign.  Guardian’s Gambit Guardian’s Gambit Guardian’s Gambit is a card based combat game for 2 players ages 8+.  In… Continue reading Guardians Gambit – Kickstarter Preview

Game Reviews

Torres

Torres Torres is a game of tactical movement and resource management for 2-4 players ages 12+.  The game is played over 3 phases (years) each consisting of 3 or 4 rounds with players taking turns building castles, placing/moving their knights, moving along the score track, and drawing/playing cards.   Each turn players may spend 5… Continue reading Torres

Game Reviews

Wooden Shoe Reviews: Lanterns – The Harvest Festival

 Lanterns: The Harvest Festival   Lanterns: The Harvest Festival is a family game for 2-4 players ages 8+.  In the game players take on the role of artisans placing lanterns in the palace lake in an attempt to dedicate the most of them to the emperor and earn favor.   In the game players take… Continue reading Wooden Shoe Reviews: Lanterns – The Harvest Festival

Game Reviews

Vampires Vs Unicorns Review

Vampires vs Unicorns Vampires vs Unicorns is a card throwing battle game for 2 players ages 10+.  In the game players take control of either the Vampire or Unicorn factions in an attempt to take down the stronghold of the other group before theirs falls.  Each player is given a set of 7 tiles which are… Continue reading Vampires Vs Unicorns Review

Kickstarter Previews

Crab Dash – Kicstarter Preview

Crab Dash – Kickstarter Preview Crab Dash is a crab racing/betting game for 2-6 players from Cohio Games.  In the game players take turns maneuvering 6 crabs around a race track vying for position and trying to bet on who they think the winner will be.   The gameplay is simple a moves quickly enough… Continue reading Crab Dash – Kicstarter Preview

Game Reviews

Jungle Joust

Jungle Joust Jungle Joust is a hidden-allegiance/card laying/betting/nail biting game for 2-6 players ages 12+.  In the game players take turns placing cards that can move one of two rhinos down the jousting field, place bets on which will win the joust, and bet on which will have the better strengths at the end of… Continue reading Jungle Joust