Review – Seven & Seven

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Designers: Cory Goff Publisher: Times Infinity LLC Year: 2016 MSRP: $20 Players: 2-5 Play Time: 15-20 minutes Ages: 13+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: 7&7 Last week, I had the opportunity to receive a copy of Seven & Seven. Seven & Seven is a fast-paced card game with quick rounds and an ever-changing play area. What makes this game exciting …

Review – Doug Out Crafts Dice

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Doug Wilson of Doug Out Crafts, specializes in creating unique handmade dice. Each die is engraved using a high-powered laser to produce a one-of-a-kind item perfect for the avid dice collector or any tabletop enthusiast. Shown here are three examples of his artistic work on a 20-sided die. The designs pictured here are: Graffiti, Ouija Planchette (September 2016), and Fortune …

Review – ALPHA Table

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What’s 6ft x 4ft, folds to 48in x 18in x 7 in, and is light enough for a single person to carry? The ALPHA Table from Firmer Terra, a lightweight, folding, entry-level gaming table made with miniatures gaming in mind. Firmer Terra created the ALPHA out of need. They love miniatures and needed appropriate space to play when at home. …

Review – Manic Leather Deck Boxes

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Recently, Carl Cox of Manic Leather sent over a few deck boxes for review. These deck boxes are excellent. Each leather deck box is handmade with fine leather and hand sewn with sturdy waxed thread. They can be custom ordered in a variety of colors and are fitted with two thick belt loops that can fit up to a two-inch …

Review – Wicked Apples

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Designers: Robert Fowler Publisher: Almost a Game Year: 2016 MSRP: $15 Players: 2-5 Play Time: 10-15 minutes Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Video BGG: Wicked Apples Prelude Wicked Apples comes in a very tiny tuck box containing only 36 cards. 4 of those cards are the rules. 5 are player makers. That leaves you with 27 cards to play the …

Preview – Glory

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Designers: Bernard Elias, Mark Rivett, and Thomas Ryan Publisher: Slightly Twisted Games Year: 2017 Minimum Pledge: $30 Players: 2-4 Play Time: 45-75 minutes Ages: 13+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: N/A Slightly Twisted Games launches their latest Kickstarter May 1, 2017. Glory is a competitive card game for 2-4 players. Although the age recommendation reads 13+, this is no doubt …

Review – The Broken Token King of Tokyo Organizer

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I’ve been a fan of The Broken Token’s game organizer inserts since the first time I saw them a PAX East a few years back. For those unfamiliar, The Broken Token makes laser cut wooden organizers for games that are meant to fit in the game’s original box. Of course over the years they’ve expanded to fully custom boxes, accessories, …

Review – Tower Rex Game Shields

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Recently, I have been playing some late-night sessions of Fantasy Flight’s A Game of Thrones Board Game with a group of friends. Given how competitive the game can be, the small, flimsy original paper player screens can be fairly frustrating. Not having enough room to organize your tokens, cards, and units makes secret strategizing and plotting your neighbor’s destruction all …

Review/Unboxing – TableTop Campaign Coins

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Campaign Coins have become a huge deal since their first Kickstarter days. The makers of metal gaming coins have released multiple different sets of coins over the years, and I’ve always drooled over them. Now, with TableTop Day fast approaching, Campaign Coins and Geek & Sundry have teamed up to deliever an amazing TableTop themed set of coins designed by …

Review – Rose Gaming Accessories Dice Trays

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Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah-nagl fhtagn. Rose Gaming Accessories is a custom woodwork gaming accessory crafter based out of London. They specialize in creating luxury handmade items to enhance your game table. Recently, they sent over several dice trays for us to check out. Each item pictured here is hand painted, sanded, and finished in beeswax, making each individual dice …