Nord Games – Ultimate NPCs: Skulduggery Review

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This week I had the opportunity to read through Nord Games – Ultimate NPCs: Skulduggery, a sourcebook packed with 30 NPCs ready to drag and drop into your campaigns. This book originally funded on Kickstarter on January 31, 2016, and is currently available for purchase online. This resource is available in both 5E and Pathfinder formats. Additionally, there are several …

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DUST 1947 Review

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Full DUST 1947 Review My first introduction to DUST 1947 was at PAX Unplugged 2017. I was walking the isles and the amazing display of miniatures at the DUST booth caught my eye. Soon I was playing a demo of the game, drooling over the amazing amount of minis available and walking away with the first-ever Mythos set released. Fast …

Hatsuden Review

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Full Hatsuden Review Quick, exciting 2-player games can be a wonderful thing. In 15 minutes you can have a vicious battle of wits, develop powerful combos, and use your limited time and resources to execute your plan just before your opponent. As a gaming couple, we love games like Blokus Duo, Summoner Wars, or Greedy Kingdoms that can provide these …

Dice Throne Season Two Review

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Full Dice Throne Season Two Review Back in March of last year, Mike took a look at Dice Throne Season One with a very favorable outcome. Now I’ve gotten my hands on the Season Two Battle Chest so I can see what’s new and if the game keeps its luster a year, and 8 new characters, later. Let’s just cut …

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Guildball: Kickoff Review

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Full Guildball: Kickoff Review It’s been a long time since I first reviewed Guildball. In fact, it was all the way back in 2016, shortly after the game’s release. The Guildball: Kickoff set was released a bit after and I’ve been trying to get my hands one ever since. Well, I finally did and I love the new direction Guildball …

Show & Tile Review

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Full Show & Tile Review A great party game needs an obvious hook, minimal rules overhead, and memorable, laughable moments. Show & Tile easily checks off every one of those boxes. The hook: Pictionary, but with Tangrams. Learning the game is extremely intuitive for anyone who’s played any party game. The entire rules section of the single-fold rulebook fits within …

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The Lady and the Tiger Review

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Full The Lady and the Tiger Review There are 2 doors. Behind one is a beautiful maiden. Behind the other is a hungry tiger. You don’t know what’s behind which door, but you must choose one. The Lady and the Tiger attempts to bring the tension of the classic story, The Lady or the Tiger?” by Frank R. Stockton, to …

The Bleak Harvest Review

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Warning: as with any adventure path review, the following text could contain spoilers. Total Party Kill Games’ The Bleak Harvest (written by Jason LeMaitre) is a horror-themed adventure built for 4 to 6 player characters. This adventure scenario, designed to be compatible with Dungeons & Dragons 5E and Pathfinder systems, is a self-described “adventure of insanity horror.” And, that description …

Time Breaker Review

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Full Time Breaker Review Looney Labs latest game is a race across time to catch a notorious Chrono-Criminal that has players jumping all along the timeline to bring the Time Breaker to justice. It’s a simple game revolving around a 5×5 grid of randomly placed tiles that has players using their cards, the actual time stream, and wormholes to maneuver …