AngerSmash

2-5 players, ages 10+Playing time: 20-50 minutes Publisher: How Am I Weird Gameshttps://www.howamiweird.com/ AngerSmash is now live on Kickstarter: The goal of the game is to be the first player to have sets of 4 identical Anger Cards and 4 identical Zen Cards. Every player is dealt 8 cards to begin the game with, groupingContinue reading “AngerSmash”

So Clover!

A cooperative word-association game in which players have to figure out each other’s clues to win the game! 3-6 players, 10+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigner: François Romain Publisher: Repos Productionhttps://www.rprod.com/en At the start of the game, each player takes a clover board and four of the key cards, cards with words on each of the fourContinue reading “So Clover!”

Downtown Chase

Try to be the first player to eliminate Johnny the Quick but make sure to keep an eye out on your opponents, because you’re not the only one having personal issues with JTQ! 1-4 players, ages 14+Playing time: 45-90 minutesDesigners: Janko Nišavić & Vukašin NišavićArtwork: Ivan Mijatović, Nenad Mirković & Dimitrije Pajtić Publisher: Princeps Gameshttps://princepsgames.com/Continue reading “Downtown Chase”

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”

Moku Tower

Combine stacking, timing and strategy in this game of wood art! 2-6 players, ages 7+Playing time: 20-30 minutesDesign and artwork: Louis Hsu & Ivan Kan Launching on Kickstarter September 28th! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/woodas/moku-tower-from-wood-art-to-tabletop-game The rules of Moku Tower are very easy to grasp: on their turn, players flip the hourglass, draw new cards, and try to matchContinue reading “Moku Tower”

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”

Alice in Wordland

Put on your best clothes and accept the invitation of the Queen of Hearts to her tea party in this fun word game! 3-8 players, ages 10+Playing time: 25 minutesDesigners: Chris Darsaklis & Spyros KoronisArtwork: Asterman Studio Publisher: Intrafinhttp://www.intrafin.eu/en/ Every player represents a character from the famous tale ‘Alice in Wonderland’ and has been invitedContinue reading “Alice in Wordland”

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”