Abstract games

Catchup

Catchup gameplay 1
Published on November 10th, 2014

Abstract strategy games, by definition, focus on gameplay to the exclusion of all else, and that gameplay tends to be »

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Published on November 4th, 2014

Not all civilizations can stand the test of time. Pre-Civilization: Bronze Age challenges you to beat the odds and evolve »

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Doodle City

doodle city placing a house
Published on October 21st, 2014

Aporta Games has tried something new: they released their new board game, Doodle City, at this year’s Essenspiel festival in »

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Reviews

Galaxy Trucker

galaxy trucker building a ship
Published on October 15th, 2014

Rumored for months, deliriously awaited, and finally delivered from on high, Galaxy Trucker manages to inject a bit of chaos »

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Crowd Funder

Province

province gameplay 3
Published on September 23rd, 2014

Hot off a successful Kickstarter comes Province, an American-designed micro Eurogame. Described as the offspring of Le Havre and Agricola, »

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Published on September 4th, 2014

Many, many games task you with either conquering or destroying the world. The Manhattan Project, in an unusual twist, instead »

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Published on August 15th, 2014

We don’t often give IAP expansions their own reviews – particularly not when they’re arguably used as movie marketing – »

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Miniatures and War Games

Blood Bowl

Blood Bowl during turn
Published on August 6th, 2014

Any Games Workshop fan is familiar with Blood Bowl, a miniatures-based sports game that blends American football and Australian rugby »

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Published on July 12th, 2014

After a two decade-plus run as one of the most beloved of PC strategy franchises, Sid Meyer’s Civilization made the »

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Abstract games

Ligato

Ligato gameplay 1
Published on July 3rd, 2014

30 years ago at the height of the Cold War, a strategy game called Ligato was invented in GDR – »

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Logic games

Dungeon Heroes

dungeon heroes solo mid
Published on June 30th, 2014

Almost without fanfare, last year’s dungeonesque bluffing game Dungeon Heroes has appeared on the iPad. This head-to-head duel has one »

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Miniatures and War Games

Fallen Lords

fallen lords creature card 2
Published on June 22nd, 2014

Ever wondered how Ghost Stories would play as a dungeon crawl? Look no further than Fallen Lords, a cooperative game »

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Miniatures and War Games

Skulls of the Shogun

Skulls of the Samurai campaign map
Published on May 30th, 2014

Asian culture has always been fascinating to those who do not live within it. Skulls of the Shogun combines Asian »

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Published on May 29th, 2014

Those hazy, lazy days of summer are just around the corner. Time to gear up with a few new expansions »

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Dungelot 2

dungelot 2 gameplay 3
Published on May 24th, 2014

NOTE: This game originally came out in March of this year, and the Internet as a whole was so upset »

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Abstract games

UHR-Warlords

uhr-warlords creature card
Published on May 9th, 2014

Back in February, we published a preview of Uhr-Warlords, a new abstract strategy title set in the world of Uhr »

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