Libertalia: Winds of Galecrest

This new version is a reimplementation of Paolo Mori’s Libertalia which originally was released back in 2012. I had heard a lot of good things about the original version but never got a chance to play it, so I was excited when this new version was announced. 999 Games was kind enough to send usContinue reading “Libertalia: Winds of Galecrest”

Micro Cosmos

In Micro Cosmos, each player takes the role of the chief commander of an Ark, whose mission is to repair the damage caused by the Great War. Their task is to guide their spaceships to planets across the galaxy, terraforming them, building new colonies, and searching for survivors to bring back to their home planets.Continue reading “Micro Cosmos”

The Wandering Towers

A new game from Kramer & Kiesling always catches my attention, so when Abacusspiele announced ‘Die wandelnden Türme’ early this year the game immediately came on my radar. This time they have brought us an accessible family game, one that is perfect for playing on a rainy Sunday afternoon together with wife and kids. 2-6Continue reading “The Wandering Towers”

Hens

In Hens, each player becomes a farmer trying to create a harmonious barnyard withdifferent hen breeds. Choose carefully which hens you place next to each other, because at the end of the game not every group will be scored! 1-4 players, ages 10+Playing time: 15-20 minutesDesigner: Giampaolo RazzinoArtwork: Marco Salogni Publisher: Little Rocket Gameshttps://www.littlerocketgames.com/ HensContinue reading “Hens”

Shamans

While our world is being threatened by the Shadows, Shamans are trying to restore harmony to avoid chaos in the universe. Which side are you on? 3-5 players, ages 10+Playing time: 40 minutesDesigner: Cédrick ChaboussitArtwork: Maud Chalmel Publisher: Geronimo Games (originally published by Studio H Games)http://geronimogames.com/ At the start of each round, players are assignedContinue reading “Shamans”

Hanamikoji: Geisha’s Road

Geishas are making a journey across the tea houses to show their artistic performances to the guests. During this trip they will get help from you and your opponent, to advance from an apprentice to full Geisha or even evolve to Okaasan and become a teahouse owner. 2 players, ages 8+Playing time: 20-30 minutesDesigners: JerryContinue reading “Hanamikoji: Geisha’s Road”

Circus

Send your best artists into the arena, hear the cheers and be part of the grand finale! 2-4 players, ages 8+Playing time: 20 minutesDesigners: TrehgrannikArtwork: Davi Hammer Publisher: Amuzahttps://gamebrewer.com/ In Circus players join the greatest circus in town, train their best performers in different specialties and make them perform in the hope of receiving theContinue reading “Circus”

Attack of the Intergalactic Gherkins

In a race to be the first player to reach the sun, players travel from planet to planet to collect the missing pieces of their spaceship. No easy task, because the Intergalactic Gherkins are on the lookout and they just love the taste of your metal ship parts! 2-6 players, ages 7+Playing time: 15-45 minutesDesignContinue reading “Attack of the Intergalactic Gherkins”