Life of the Amazonia

Run your own conservation organization and make the jungles of the Amazon flourish! In Life of the Amazonia, players are restoring the rainforest by planting trees and flowers and attracting numerous animals. Your goal is to develop the most prosperous jungle! 1-4 players, ages 14+Playing time: 60-120 minutesDesigner: Jamie BloomArtwork: Sophia Kang Publisher: Bad Comethttps://badcomet.co/Continue reading “Life of the Amazonia”

Trekking Through History

Step into the time machine for a journey through history! In Trekking Through History, players embark on a three-day journey that takes them past the greatest moments of the past thousands of years! 2-4 players, ages 10+Playing time: 30-60 minutesDesigner: Charlie BinkArtwork: Eric Hibbeler Publisher: Underdog Gameshttps://www.underdoggames.com/ The game is played in three rounds withContinue reading “Trekking Through History”

Fiesta Mexicana

It’s time for a Mexican party! In Fiesta Mexicana, the players have offered their help to organize a huge party. The visitors have come in large numbers and it’s your job to make sure everyone can enjoy the tasty meals. 2-4 players, ages 8+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigners: Christian Fiore & Knut HappelArtwork: Fiore GmbH Publisher:Continue reading “Fiesta Mexicana”

Factions of Sol

Factions of Sol is a space exploration game that’s launching a Kickstarter campaign on September 13, the publisher was so kind to provide us with a prototype copy to try out. 1-4 players, ages 12+Playing time: 90-120 minutesDesigner: Elam BlackwellArtwork: Samara Malik & Roxanne Panas Publisher: Mark IV Gameshttps://factionsofsol.com/ Kickstarter link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/markivgames/factions-of-sol In Factions ofContinue reading “Factions of Sol”

Camping Life

In this auction game for 2 players, you and your opponent are trying to construct the best camping site, with swimming pools, houses, campfires and much more! You’ll find the available space in your camping site limited so it’s necessary to focus on certain aspects of the scoring, certainly taking the end game objectives intoContinue reading “Camping Life”

Amygdala

AMYGDALA is the new abstract strategy game from Kramer & Kiesling, two designers who have a proven track record with games like Azul, Paris, Renature and many others. Game Brewer is launching a Gamefound campaign for Amygdala next week, on June 13, and we were lucky enough to play the game on a prototype providedContinue reading “Amygdala”

Dinositters!

In Dinositters!, each player takes control over 2 teenage dinosaur siblings, sending them to various spots on the game board, to acquire food tokens, attract new hatchlings from the nursery, or to take volcano challenges. 2-6 players, age 8+Playing time: 30 minutesDesigners: Joel Bodkin & Maxwell FreudArtwork: Joel Bodkin Publisher: Featherstone Games Dinositters! is launchingContinue reading “Dinositters!”

Founders of Teotihuacan

Set in the same ancient city as Teotihuacan: City of Gods, Founders of Teotihuacan is a standalone prequel in which players compete to create plans for the best designed city. You don’t need to have experience with the original game to play this, but if you do you’ll encounter some familiar looking iconography. 1-4 players,Continue reading “Founders of Teotihuacan”

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”

Encyclopedia

You and your fellow players are going to contribute to the first great reference work of natural history. Over the course of the game, you’ll study animals and publish your findings with just one goal: to become the greatest contributor to Buffon’s Encyclopedia! 1-4 players, ages 14+Playing time: 60-120 minutesDesigners: Eric Dubus & Olivier MelisonArtwork:Continue reading “Encyclopedia”