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...

For The King (Early Access Game) Review

For The King (Early Access Game) Review

Jun 19, 2017

      For The King is a challenging (read that as HARD) blend of Strategy, JRPG Combat, and Roguelike elements. Each play through is very unique with procedural maps, quests, and events.     Death comes easy, and it will come many many many times, get used to dying. It’s going to something you will do. Let me start off saying this...

Renowned Explorers: International Society Review

Renowned Explorers: International Society Review

Jun 19, 2017

  Renowned Explorers is an attitude-driven turn-based strategy exploration game. This strategy-with-a-twist title from Abbey Games is bewildering at times, but endearing and addictive. At its heart, the game is pretty simple; recruit a crew and go on a fabulous adventure spanning multiple expeditions across the globe, with the intent of becoming the ‘most...

Shahrazad Review

Shahrazad Review

May 24, 2017

  Shahrazad is a solo or two-player pattern building game designed by Yuo and published by Osprey Games. The tiles are meant to represent parts of a story, and your table is your  tapestry of tales woven together.  In order for the stories to make sense, they must follow a plot, represented by the numbers on the tiles.  So, your challenge is to play the...

Pathfinder Role playing Game: Bestiary 6 Review

Pathfinder Role playing Game: Bestiary 6 Review

May 8, 2017

  The 320-page hardbound book “Bestiary 6” for the Pathfinder role-playing game (RPG) by Paizo Publishing. Is the sixth release in the much beloved bestiary series and it brings us more than 200 monsters to the tabletop Pathfinder RPG.   Monsters are at the core of any fantasy role-playing game. Heroes need something to fight and slay,...

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Review

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Review

Apr 11, 2017

  Beamdog is no stranger to taking beloved games and doing “Enhanced Editions” They did the same for Baldur’s Gate, Baldur’s Gate II, and Icewind Dale, They have done the same for what many call one of the greatest rpg’s of all time. Planescape Torment.   Planescape: Torment is a game set in the Dungeons & Dragons universe, using the 2nd Edition...

Skullspiltter Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice Review

Skullspiltter Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice Review

Apr 11, 2017

  The Dwarven Chest with Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice from Skullsplitter, are a set of 7 Metallic Polyhedral Role Playing Game Dice- Brushed Grey and Red Color. This set contains one d20, one d12, two d10 (00-90 and 0-9), one d8, one d6, and one d4.   Oh My! These are a thing of beauty, I like the grey solid color, with the red accent that makes...

Tales From The Yawning Portal Review

Tales From The Yawning Portal Review

Apr 5, 2017

  Tales from the Yawning Portal is Wizard’s latest release for 5th Edition, a 248-page full color hardcover book featuring four adventures from 1st Edition and two from 3rd Edition that have been updated to 5th Edition, along with one adventure from the D&D Next playtest. you can think of it as a “Greatest Hits” collection.     The adventures...

This Belongs in a Museum Review

This Belongs in a Museum Review

Mar 16, 2017

  This Belongs in a Museum is the 3rd game in Rather Dashing Games Drawn & Quartered series. It has players taking the roles of competing archeologists trying to gain the most renown while avoiding mummies and finding ancient relics.     The main goal of This Belongs in a Museum is to connect the most temples of your color back to your home...