Sid Meier’s Civilization: A New Dawn

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Fantasy Flight has announced Sid Meier’s Civilization: A New Dawn. Coming in Q4 of 2017. Designed by James Kniffen, Sid Meier’s Civilization: A New Dawn is a turn-based strategy board game for two to four players. Players compete on a hex-based map to grow their nations and rise to power. Each nation must balance military might, technological advancement, and economic prowess to …

Unboxing Arena for the Gods

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IELLO is known for publishing quality games, and Arena for the Gods is no exception. Not only is the boxed backed full of cardboard, dice, counters, and cards, but it also comes with a removeable bowl tucked into the insert that can be used to store tokens while playing. There’s also a King of Tokyo card tossed into the card …

Yu-Gi-Oh! Sneak Peek: Circuit Break Special Edition

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Circuit Break Special Edition will be released on Dec. 8, 2017, with a MSRP of $9.99 per box. Each box will contain 3 booster packs of Circuit Break, guaranteed 1 of 2 Super Rare variant cards, as well as 1 of 2 Super Rare preview cards of non-foil cards from the upcoming spring 2018 booster set. Borreload Dragon, a terrifying new 3000 ATK …

Review – Reign

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Designers: Khairul Hamdan Publisher: Garage Games Australia Year: 2017 Players: 3-7 Play Time: 30-45 minutes Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes How to Play: Video BGG: Reign Reign: The Card Game is a card game of diplomacy, deceit, and betrayal reminiscent of a Games of Throne’s style fight for the crown. First, let’s take a look at what comes in …

Review – A Dog’s Life

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Designers: Christophe Boelinger Publisher: BETON GAMES Year: 2016 Minimum Pledge: $49 Players: 2-6 Play Time: 30-60 minutes Ages: 6+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: A Dog’s Life Prelude What’s it like to walk in the paws for a day? A Dog’s Life claims to be the boardgame to play to find out! Roam the streets, beg for food, pee on things, and try to find delicious …

Sirlin Games Announces Free Weekend for Fantasy Strike Demo

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From Friday – Sunday, Aug. 11-13, 2017 Sirlin Games will be hosting its second free weekend for people to try the Fantasty Stike demo. Fantasy Strike, for those not familiar, is an upcoming, accessible fighting game by Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix lead designer David Sirlin. During the free weekend, players will have full access to eight playable characters, four stages, …

Sine Mora EX Released on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Switch Soon.

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Sine Mora EX, and extended version of the original Sine Mora, is now out on the PC, PS4, and Xbox One. A Switch version will also be released later this summer. The PC version will run you $9.99, while the console versions are $19.99. What’s the difference between Sine Mora and Sine Mora EX? Here’s a few things: 16:9 Aspect …

Preview – The Shipwreck Arcana

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Designers: Kevin Bishop Publisher: Meromorph Games Year: 2017 Minimum Pledge: $15 Players: 2-5 Play Time: 10-30 minutes Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: The Shipwreck Arcana Prelude Trapped in a drowned world, you and your allies are doomed — or are you? Using a mystical deck and a healthy dose of logic, you can predict each others’ fates and escape unscathed. The above …

Unboxing Hafid’s Grand Bazaar

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New from Rather Dashing Games, Hafid’s Grand Bazaar has players negotiating on all sorts of goods in hopes to have the highest value at the end of the game. I haven’t really even dug into the game much yet, but figured it was as good as any to get back into the swing of unboxing photos! Also, trying something new …