BostonFIG Becomes FIG

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Yesterday the BostonFIG team sent out an announcement that they’ve grown to the point where the name BostonFIG doesn’t fit the size of their organization. FIG will be branching out all over the country, though the first official event under the new name is right in Boston. FIG Talks Boston 2018, most likely being held in January of 2018 at the Microsoft …

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Ten Candles Review

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Designers: Stephen Dewey Publisher: Cavalry Games Year: 2015 MSRP: $28 (Softcover), $10 (PDF) Players: 2+ Play Time:  2-3 Hours Ages: 16+ Genre: Horror RPGG: Ten Candles Prelude “Ten days ago, the sky betrayed you. The world went dark. The sun vanished. Five days ago, They came. And now They’re coming for you. Keep moving. Don’t lose hope. And stay in the light.” Ten Candles is …

Maximum Apocalypse Hits Retail in November 2017

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Maximum Apocalypse is finally coming to retail in November after a highly successful Kickstarter campaign from Rock Manor Games. The game has up to 6 players trying to survive 4 different post-apocalyptic scenarios involving Aliens, Zombies, Robots, and nuclear devastation. Together players work together using unique character powers to complete varied scenarios involving one, or multiple enemy threats. The game will hit shelves with …

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Sarah’s Singularity Preview

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Designers: Thomas Gutschmidt Publisher: Daily Magic Games Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: $24 Players: 2-5 Play Time: 30-40 min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Video BGG: Sarah’s Singularity Prelude Sarah Prime is mucking about the timeline causing all sorts of distress and creating paradoxes left and right. As one of those Alternate Sarahs, you need to travel through time putting things …

Fantasy Flight Interactive Studio Formed

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Fantasy Flight Games announced the formation of its new Fantasy Flight Interactive Studio to deliver its catalog of board games to digital gamers. Former Human Head Studios Director, Tim Gerritsen, will lead the new division to  bring “fresh, new digital experiences based on Fantasy Flight Games’ beloved brands.” The move seems to be following in Asmodee Digital’s footsteps, though Fantasy Flight has …

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Ghosts Love Candy Review

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Designers: Danny Devine Publisher: Steve Jackson Games Year: 2016 MSRP: $19.95 Players: 3-6 Play Time:  20-45 min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Ghosts Love Candy Prelude It’s a known fact that ghosts love candy almost as much as dragons love tacos. What better night for ghosts to get candy than Halloween? All the kids dressed up in their cute costumes going …

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Bigfoot vs Yeti Preview

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Designers: Diane Sauer Publisher: Shoot Again Games Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: $19 Players: 2-4 Play Time: 30-60 min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Bigfoot vs Yeti Prelude The truth is out there and it’s up to you to prove it as a budding cryptozoologist. Mount expeditions to prove the existence of Bigfoot, Yeti, The Loch Ness Monster, the …

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Fightlings Preview

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Designers: N/A Publisher: Thoughtfish Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: €20 Players: 2 Play Time: 10-20 min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: Fightlings Prelude What do you get when you combine the classic game of Memory and a card battle game? Fightlings. How does that work? Well, you match creatures to field them and fight them. Decks are customizable allowing players …

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Outpost Siberia Review

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Designers: Daryl Andrews, Jonathan Gilmour Publisher: IDW Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $19.99 Players: 2-5 Play Time:  30-45 min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Outpost Siberia Prelude The Storm of the Century is blowing through Siberia. This wouldn’t be a problem, except for you’re in Outpost 1, the first science station in the frozen wasteland. Now your team is stuck there …