Forests of Pangaia

Sent out by the goddess Gaia, your task is to grow trees and use them to complete Rituals in honor of mother nature. 2-4 players, ages 14+Playing time: 40-60 minutesDesigner: Thomas Franken Publisher: Pangaia Gameshttps://www.pangaia.games/ Forests of Pangaia is now live on Kickstarter: On your turn, you’ll go through the following three phases:First you growContinue reading “Forests of Pangaia”

Dinner in Paris

In ‘Dinner in Paris’ players are restaurant owners, competing with each other on a new square in Paris and trying to build their terraces as attractive as possible. 2-4 players, ages 10+Playing time: 40-60 minutesDesigners: The TrollsArtwork: Alain Boyer Publisher: Funnyfoxhttps://funnyfox.fr/ How does it play? On your turn, you draw a resource card, after whichContinue reading “Dinner in Paris”

Railroad Ink Challenge: Lush Green Edition

Roll the dice, draw routes, and try to create a better transportation network than your opponents! 1-4 players, ages 8+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigners: Hjalmar Hach & Lorenzo SilvaArtwork: Marta Tranquilli Publisher: Horrible Guildhttps://www.horribleguild.com/ Railroad Ink is a roll & write game: each round starts by rolling the dice. Players draw the routes shown on theContinue reading “Railroad Ink Challenge: Lush Green Edition”

Skora

Compete with rival clans and try to gain control over the fishing grounds of Norsica! 2-4 players, ages 8+Playing time: 15-20 minutesDesign & Artwork: Rory Muldoon Publisher: Inside the Box Board Gameshttp://itbboardgames.com/ Skora is played over the course of two phases:First, players take turns playing one of their Catch cards to one of the threeContinue reading “Skora”

Caper

Recruit thieves and equip them with gear to commit robberies in Europe’s biggest cities! 2 players (3-4 player variants included), ages 12+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigner: Unai RubioArtist: Josh Emrich Publisher: Jumbohttps://www.jumbo.eu/en/ A game of Caper is played over the course of 6 rounds, in which players will be alternating between drafting thief cards and gearContinue reading “Caper”

Winterhaven Woods

Create your own forest and make sure your critters and deers are well-prepared to endure the cold winter months! 1-6 players, ages 8+Playing time: 15-20 minutesDesign & artwork: Joel Bodkin Publisher: Featherstone Games Now live on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/228767892/winter-haven-woods Winterhaven Woods is played over the course of 3 rounds, each consisting of these 4 phases: 1-Continue reading “Winterhaven Woods”

Top Pop

In Top Pop, each player is the owner of a soda pop company in the 60’s, trying to increase his influence and reputation in the big cities of the USA! 2-5 players, ages 8+Playing time: 30-45 minutesDesigners: Mark McGee & Joshua J Mills Artists: James Churchill & Christina Pittre Publisher: Talon Strike Studioshttps://talonstrikes.games/ Now liveContinue reading “Top Pop”

Elixir Mixer

It’s time for the annual Festival of Wizardry and Witchcraft! Battle against the best wizards and witches in the world, to prove you can mix the best potions and become this year’s winner! 2-4 players, ages 8+20 minutesDesigner: Wouter van Strien Publisher: Jumbohttps://www.jumbo.eu/en/ At the start of the game, each player is dealt a handContinue reading “Elixir Mixer”

6th Sense

A trick-taking game with a twist: players will have to predict how many tricks they’ll win, keeping in mind some of the cards provide special actions! 2-6 players, ages 10+30 minutesDesigner: Robert Brouwer Publisher: Jumbohttps://www.jumbo.eu/en/ What’s a trick-taking game? Each round, after players receive their hand of cards, the top card of the deck isContinue reading “6th Sense”

How to Rob a Bank

Prepare yourself for a heist! In ‘How to Rob a Bank’, one player (the bank) will compete against the robbers, who’re joining forces to try to get away with the loot.  2-4 players, ages 10+30 minutesDesigners: Prospero Hall Publisher: Jumbohttps://www.jumbo.eu/en/ How to Rob a Bank is played over the course of 3 rounds, and withContinue reading “How to Rob a Bank”