Dragonfire Card Game Review

Dragonfire Card Game Review

Jan 9, 2018

  Dragonfire is a new cooperative deck-building game in which you and your friends take on different adventures inside of the Dungeons & Dragons world. If you are familiar with the card game Shadowrun: Crossfire, you will be right at home here, It uses a similar game system to the one found in Shadowrun but there are a few new mechanics added in,...

Deluxe Pairs Card Game Review

Deluxe Pairs Card Game Review

Dec 20, 2017

  Deluxe Pairs from Cheapass Games, is the latest addition to their family-friendly lineup of games. It’s quick to learn and blast to play.     Deluxe Pairs is played with a 55-card deck in which there is one “1” card, two “2” cards, three “3” cards, and on up to ten “10” cards. Each number has its own flavorful “suit,” of pears, peaches,...

Apocrypha: The World Review

Apocrypha: The World Review

Dec 19, 2017

  Picture this, there are monsters all around us, they are everywhere. No one else can see them, but you can. These are the monsters that lurk at the edges of our consciousness. And now, they’re gearing up for another apocalypse.     Apocrypha: The World is an adventure card game from Mike Selinker and Lone Shark Games. Those names should sound...

Doctor Who Fluxx Review

Doctor Who Fluxx Review

Dec 18, 2017

  Flux is getting all wibbly wobbly, timey wimey with Doctor Who Fluxx!     Set up: Place basic rules card in the center of the table. Shuffle the deck and deal three cards to each player. Place the remainder of the deck face down next to the basic rules card to form the draw pile. Game rules: The basic rules of Fluxx are simple, draw 1 then play...

Unearth Review

Unearth Review

Dec 18, 2017

  Brotherwise Games have released their first game that is not in the Boss Monster ecosystem. Unearth is a game where you play as a tribe trying to rebuild ruins and ancient wonders to try and outscore your opponents. Mixing together dice rolling/placement with hand management.   Game Play Each player is given a set of dice and two delver cards with...

Betrayal At Baldur’s Gate Review

Betrayal At Baldur’s Gate Review

Dec 4, 2017

    Betrayal At House On The Hill is and has been a cult classic among board games fans for more than a decade now, its atmospheric haunted house gameplay and unique endgame, which sees a team of explorers suddenly split by betrayal. Betrayal at Baldur’s Gate is a re-themed version of the cult-favorite horror board game Betrayal at House on the Hill....

Downforce – Review

Downforce – Review

Nov 30, 2017

    Downforce is a simulated racing game played with cards on a map-track for 2-6 players. The game includes 6 colors of cars, with the same colors of 6 Drivers, and a set of 6 special ability cards. Components 1 double-sided game board – with a different racetrack on each side 6 colored race car pawns 42 regular speed cards – each one has 2 or...

Stop Thief Review

Stop Thief Review

Nov 28, 2017

    Components 1 Game Board 6 Investigator Meeples 6 Investigator License Cards each with their own special abilities 12 dastardly thief cards, each with a different effect on the game 36 Movement Cards 42 Money Cards   Up to 4 players take on the roles of detectives in pursuit of thieves who spend their time moving around the map on their crime...

Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Review

Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Review

Nov 10, 2017

  Xanathar’s Guide to Everything adds new options to your D&D 5E game, Many options, from new spells, traps and player options, this is the book you have wanting to flesh out your 5E games.     Xanathar’s Guide to Everything is like  Volo’s Guide to Monsters on steroids. There is so much in this book I don’t even know what I should start, yes...

Tomb of Annihilation Dungeon Master Screen Review

Tomb of Annihilation Dungeon Master Screen Review

Oct 23, 2017

  Gale Force Nine is set to release the Tomb of Annihilation dungeon master screen     Order the screen via Gale Force Nine HERE   A big thank you, to Gale Force Nine for sending the screen for this review, this is no way had any effect on the outcome of the review  ...

Heroes of History: Iron Phalanx and Dragonboat Raiders Kickstarter Preview

Heroes of History: Iron Phalanx and Dragonboat Raiders Kickstarter Preview

Oct 17, 2017

  *Note* this preview was based on the prototype cards, they might change in the final printing, also I could not look at the playmats, as they were not available as of this preview. This is an expansion set for the original Heroes of History card game, featuring Midnight Riders (Revolutionary War) and Echoes of the Plains (Civil War). We reviewed that...

Tales From Candlekeep: Tomb Of Annihilation Review

Tales From Candlekeep: Tomb Of Annihilation Review

Oct 16, 2017

  On the deadly peninsula of Chult, an adventuring party must fight their way through dangerous jungles, labyrinths, and dungeons to find and reverse the cause of the death curse. Choose to play as one or more of the four adventurers Artus Cimber, Asharra, Birdsong, and Dragonbait to face many perilous challenges and deadly foes throughout the quest....

Zoo Ball Review

Zoo Ball Review

Sep 27, 2017

  Zoo ball is a family fun dexterity game designed for 2-4 players,  that comes from Osprey Games.       When it’s your turn, a  player may either flick all three blockers or, alternatively, the scorer token. Keep in mind though, only the scorer token can register a goal. Blockers can be used to block or to knock other tokens away....

D&D Tomb of Annihilation Dice Review

D&D Tomb of Annihilation Dice Review

Sep 19, 2017

    We take a look at the new set of dice coming from WOTC             Pre-Order your dice via amazon Or via your local FLGS         *The Amazon link above is an affiliate link, DDO Players will get a small percent of your order, you will notice nothing different in your shopping experience. This is...

Tomb of Annihilation Review

Tomb of Annihilation Review

Sep 19, 2017

  Tomb of Annihilation is the seventh storyline for Dungeons & Dragons 5E. This is their nod and reimagining of “The Tomb Of Horrors”.     The Tomb of Annihilation is a 256-page hardcover adventure. There are also a few new monsters included, and two new backgrounds, the anthropologist, and the archeologist. The adventure features the return...

Prevent The Fall Review

Prevent The Fall Review

Sep 15, 2017

    Prevent The Fall is a dungeon-crawling RPG built both for Virtual reality and regular controls. The dungeons in Prevent the Fall are semi-procedurally generated so there will be some variation each time you play. When first entering the game you will encounter a mute barkeep in a tavern. A tavern where you can basically just stand in one place and...

Shapeways 3D Printing Review

Shapeways 3D Printing Review

Sep 7, 2017

  One of the interviews that I had scheduled for Gen Con 50, was with the folks over at Shapeways, They are a 3D Printing service and marketplace. I had to cancel my trip to Gen Con this year, due to a family medical emergency. I was delighted when Shapeways, said they would be happy to send over a few samples for me to look at!   First off a bit...

Drinking Fluxx Review

Drinking Fluxx Review

Sep 7, 2017

  Drinking Fluxx comes to us from Fully Baked Ideas, an imprint of Looney Labs, takes the classic Fluxx Which is the card game with ever-changing rules into new territory. Geared towards 2-6 players adults 21 and over of course! Please drink responsibly!     In drinking Fluxx you drink, but not to excess, Drinking Fluxx is a pretty responsible...

Pathfinder Adventurer’s Guide Review

Pathfinder Adventurer’s Guide Review

Aug 28, 2017

  The basic premise of the Adventurer’s Guide is to flesh out organizations/factions; 18 to be exact, creating adventure hooks and opening up new options for your characters. These organizations vary in terms of goals, powers. There is much covered here, you will find something for everyone and every game, no matter what kind of campaign you have cooked...

Expeditions: Viking Review

Expeditions: Viking Review

Jun 20, 2017

  Being a viking is not easy, I mean sure you have your pillaging, plundering and looting, which is cool and all, but you have the harsh winters, and your family trying to kill you.     Expeditions: Viking opens (as these stories so often do) with your father’s passing. He died on a journey to the British Isles, so his position of...