The Future of A Pawn’s Perspective

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It’s almost 2017 and soon A Pawn’s Perspective will be a year old. The site has come a long way since I first started it as an overflow of items that didn’t really fit on Purple Pawn. It’s grown by leaps and bounds, and I’m starting to feel like maybe using my own personal social accounts aren’t doing the content …

Micro Unboxing Sandships

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Hot on the heels of last night’s post is my micro-unboxing of Looney Lab’s Sandships! It’s micro because there’s not much to it before adding Looney Pyramids and dice. Like I said last night, I already have 4 sets of Pyramids from my Zendo set. I just printed a 5th set today that didn’t come out that great but will …

Looney Labs Holiday Gift – Sandships

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A wonderful surprise showed up in the mail today courtesy of Looney Labs. Packed into a neat envelope was Sandships, a Pyramid Arcade game that is played with stacks of 3 pyramids in 5 different colors. I haven’t opened it yet (I’m waiting until tomorrow to get some better pictures of it) so I haven’t read the rules. The only …

Micro Review – Barnyard Battle

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Prelude KidRealm recently released a new stand-alone game called Barnyard Battle. Basically, it’s a re-theme of Castle Combat using barnyard animals and wrapped in a retail-friendly package. I got the game in the mail a week or so ago and finally had a chance to sit down and play with my home’s reigning Castle Combat champ, my 6-year-old. Play Like …

World Beyblade Organization Launches New Site for 8th Anniversary

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After a lengthy downtime the World Beyblade Organization has relaunched with a brand-new site for their 8th Anniversary celebration. The new site is fully responsive, bright, and airy. It’s a much-needed step in a modern direction for the WBO. Along with a new site, they also commissioned two new Beyblade characters by Takafumi Adachi, author of the Metal Fight Beyblade …

More Pokémon Arrive in Pokémon GO

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New Pokémon arrive today in Pokémon GO, including Togepi, Pichu, and several more select Pokémon from the Johto region. These new Pokémon can only be hatched from eggs, so make sure you hit up all your favorite Pokéstops to fill up on the hatchables. Thanks to several all-new Pokémon GO promotional partnerships, such as one with Sprint in the US, …

Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist now available on Steam

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Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) announced today that Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist is now available on PC Steam in the Americas and Europe, marking the first time the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise is available for the popular PC platform. Newcomers players can hone their skills courtesy of the game’s accessible tutorial, while veteran players can dive into the rich Story Campaign …

Unboxing Overseers

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Thundergryph Games ran a really successful campaign with Overseers and I was delighted when the Deluxe edition of the game arrived on my doorstep last night. Not really wanting to wait, I dug right in and took some photos. Everything is quality, down to the plastic insert in the box that holds everything. The metal coin included is a great …

Review – Stack Up!

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Prelude I’ve always been a fan of Peaceable Kingdom and their family-friendly cooperative games. Stack Up! is no exception. It follows a very similar formula to some of their other games but in a different manner enough to make it stand out in Peaceable’s lineup. Play Playing Stack Up! is very simple. You spin the spinner, collect the color block …

Super Blackjack Battle II Turbo Edition

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It’s Blackjack! It tributes to a well known arcade fighting game from the ’90s A rooster with 12 characters from all around the World such as Mark, an undercover FBI Agent, Kamiko from Japan, seeking revenge for her Uncles death or Gregor, a South African warlord. Ten different story lines with individual endings and dialogues in an epic Single player …