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FAZA Review

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Designers: Benjamin Farahmand Publisher: Self-Published Year: 2017 MSRP: $44.99 Players: 2-4 Play Time:  90-120min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: FAZA Prelude The Faza invaded Earth 2 years ago spreading their drones across the planet, terraforming it, and wiping out our military forces. Humanity fought back but there wasn’t anything they could do against such overwhelming forces. That was until a …

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Hellblade Review (Spoiler Free)

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Developer: Ninja Theory Publisher: Ninja Theory Year: 2017 Platform: Steam, PS4 MSRP: $29.99 Prelude Senua’s lover was brutally killed by the Northmen and she sets off on a quest to Helheim, the Norse land of the dead, to retrieve his soul and set him to rest. Developed by Ninja Theory with help from world-leading neuroscientists and the Wellcome Trust, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is a story driven, psychological horror game …

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Arena for the Gods Review

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Designers: Maxime Rambourg Publisher: IELLO Year: 2017 MSRP: $39.99 Players: 2-6 Play Time:  30-40min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Arena for the Gods Prelude Champions from 6 different mythos enter the arena to fight for the entertainment of the Gods, handpicked to fight for their skill in combat. Before the battle, each must bid for the best equipment using their life force, …

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PeltaPeeps Review

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Designers: Thomas Kite, Samuel Kite Publisher: Pelta Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $49.95 – $190 Players: 2-6 Play Time:  10-80min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: Pelta Peeps UPDATE 9/06/17 3:50PM: Pelta Games has provided a 30% coupon for A Pawn’s Perspective! Use the code PAWNPROMO when you check out from their shop to recieve the discount. Prelude Pelta Games is all about combining …

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Hafid’s Grand Bazaar Review

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Designers: Mike Richie, Grant Wilson Publisher: Rather Dashing Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $34.99 Players: 2-6 Play Time:  30-90min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Hafid’s Grand Bazaar Prelude Rather Dashing Games’ latest game, Hafid’s Grand Bazaar, is a thematic set collection game where players bid and negotiate for goods to sell. The goal of the game is to have the most Talents (currency) …

Nidhogg II Review

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Developer: Messhof Publisher: Messhof Year: 2017 Platform: Steam, PS4 MSRP: $14.99 Prelude The original Nidhogg is a modern classic. It’s pixel art, simple gameplay, and amazing multiplayer support won the hearts of gamers, many who still enjoy the game to this day. The object of the game was simple, make your way to the opponent’s side of the screen. You and your opponent would …

Dice Forge Review

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Designers: Régis Bonnessée Publisher: Asmodee Year: 2017 MSRP: $39.99 Players: 2-4 Play Time:  30 min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Dice Forge Prelude Rise up to become a demigod in a celestial challenge of the divine in Asmodee’s Dice Forge. Choose from one of 4 of the mightiest heroes and make offerings to the gods to forge more powerful dice or perform …

Amasser Dragons Review

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Designers:  Shawn Wilson (II) Publisher: Shawnsolo Games Year: 2016 MSRP: $59.99 Players: 2-6 Play Time:  60-90 min Ages: 13+ Rules Available Online: No BGG:  Amasser Dragons Prelude I first saw Amasser Dragons on Shawnsolo’s Instagram feed and instantly fell in love with the late 80’s/early 90’s style fantasy artwork of the game. It’s a game about amassing as much gold as …

Review – Seikatsu

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Designers:  Matt Loomis, Isaac Shalev Publisher: IDW Games Year: 2017 MSRP: N/A Players: 1-4 Play Time: 15-30 min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Seikatsu Prelude I first got a look at Seikatsu in 2016 at the first-ever Connecticut Festival of Indie Games, back when it was a bunch of poker chips and a paper board. It was at this …

Review – Aura

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Designers: Michael Orion Publisher: Breaking Games Year: 2017 Minimum Pledge: Players: 2-4 Play Time: 20-40 min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Aura Prelude 4 identical decks, each made up of cards numbered 1-8, plus action cards, in 5 different colors, are all that comes with Aura. Those 4 decks make up a casual card game for beginner and hardcore card players alike. …