Splitter

Many roll & write games are popping up these days, but if there’s one publisher who has a proven track record for me with this type of game, it’s definitely NSV. Two of their earlier releases, Qwixx and Silver & Gold, are games that I count among my favourites in this genre, so when theyContinue reading “Splitter”

Railroad Ink Challenge – Shining Yellow 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/ A few weeks ago I was talking about the Lush Green Edition and the included expansions that allow you to create forestsContinue reading “Railroad Ink Challenge – Shining Yellow Edition”

Lost Cities: Roll & Write

Roll your way through the jungle and prove you’re the most skilled expedition leader! 2-5 players, ages 8+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigner: Reiner KniziaArtist: Bernd Wagenfeld Publisher: KOSMOShttps://www.kosmos.de/ At the start of the game, each player receives a score sheet with 8 columns: an artefact column, a dice column and one column for each of theContinue reading “Lost Cities: Roll & Write”

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”

The ‘MINNYS’ by NSV

2-6 players, ages 8+5 minutesDesigner: Moritz DresslerArtist: Christian Opperer Publisher: Nürnberger-Spielkarten-Verlaghttps://nsv-games.com/ Have you heard of the ‘Minnys’ by NSV? It’s a range of roll-and-write games, very portable as they come in a small paper pouch with only a die, pencil and game pad, so they’re excellent to play when travelling, or on a bench inContinue reading “The ‘MINNYS’ by NSV”

Trek 12

Grab your hiking boots and backpack, because we’re making a trip to the Himalayas! In Trek 12, players go on an expedition to explore the area and discover new hiking trails to reach the summits! 1-50 players15-30 minutesDesigners: Bruno Cathala & Corentin LebratArtists: Jonathan Aucomte & Olivier Derouetteau Publisher: Geronimo Games (Originally published by LumberjacksContinue reading “Trek 12”