Cranky Chinchillas

Prepare yourself for a game filled with betrayal, secret alliances and… fluffy chinchillas! 4-6 players (4-8 with expansions), ages 14+Playing time: 30-60 minutesPublisher: Cranky Chinchillas Inc.https://www.crankychinchillas.com/ Cranky Chinchillas is now live on Kickstarter: The game starts with every player receiving a role card, which they keep secret for their opponents. Each role comes with aContinue reading “Cranky Chinchillas”

Bristol 1350

The black plague has descended upon the town of Bristol! With lots of villagers dying, you’re one of the survivors trying to escape in one of the three available apple carts! 1-9 players, ages 13+Playing time: 20-40 minutesDesigner: Travis HancockArtwork: Holly Hancock and Sarah Keele Publisher: Facade Gameshttps://facadegames.com/ At the start of the game, eachContinue reading “Bristol 1350”

Bugz

Recently Belgian publisher Game Brewer, known for its major releases like Gugong and Paris, released a couple of family games in their range of Amuza Games! We were lucky to receive review copies of them, so please allow me to introduce you to the first one: Bugz! 2-5 players, ages 8+Playing time: 15 minutesDesigner: RobertContinue reading “Bugz”

Coyote

A bluffing game in which everyone has to lie, because nobody knows the truth! 3-6 players, ages 10+Playing time: 20 minutesDesigner: Spartaco AlbertarelliArtist: Zona Evon Shroyer Publisher: HeidelBÄR Gameshttps://heidelbaer.de/en/ At the start of the game, every player receives 3 Peek cards – These allow you during the game to take a look at a cardContinue reading “Coyote”

Plant-Based Riot

Assemble your own gangs of vegetables to take down the ruthless Cartel. But beware of your opponents, as you’re not the only one who’s keen on winning this Turf War! 2-5 players, ages 8+Playing time: 20 minutesDesigners: Matt Ludlow, Roberto Rotaru & Courtney WoodArtwork: Roberto Rotaru Publisher: Bubblegum Stuffhttps://bubblegumstuff.com/ Plant-Based Riot is now live onContinue reading “Plant-Based Riot”

The Court of Miracles

In The Court of Miracles, players are contending for the most influence in 16th century Paris. 2-5 players, ages 10+Playing time: 40 minutesDesigners: Vincent Brugeas & Guilhem GautrandArtist: Ronan Toulhoat Publisher: Lucky Duck Gameshttps://luckyduckgames.com/ Each player starts the game with 6 renown tokens, with the first one to place them all on the board willContinue reading “The Court of Miracles”

Spicy

Three cats agreed upon settling their fight over who’s the top cat, and decided to organise a spice eating contest. Since everyone was soon cheating, they created Spicy, a card game that allows you to cheat – at least, as long as it goes unnoticed. 2-6 players, ages 10+Playing Time: 15 minutesDesigner: Győri Zoltán GáborArtist:Continue reading “Spicy”

A War of Whispers

As a secret society, you try to manipulate the war for the world to your own advantage. 2-4 players, ages 14+Playing time: 60 minutesDesigner: Jeremy StoltzfusArtists: Tomasz Jedruszek & Dann May Publisher: Starling Gameshttps://www.starling.games/ During setup players place their loyalty tokens secretly on their player boards, defining where their loyalties lie. These can shift duringContinue reading “A War of Whispers”