Nor’easter – Tim Blank

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Rob KalajianMedia personality Rob Kalajian has been a staple in the board game world for many years. As a former writer for Purple Pawn and the owner of A Pawn’s Perspective, Rob focuses on board game reviews, events, and news. A self-proclaimed geek, Rob loves all things toys and games and even helps raise his four kids in his spare …

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EXCEED: Seventh Cross Review

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Designers: D. Brad Talton, Jr. Publisher: Level 99 Games Year: 2018 MSRP: $25 Players: 2 Play Time: 10-30 Min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: EXCEED: Seventh Cross Prelude Level 99 Games’ EXCEED Fighting System, its successful card-based, arcade-like fighting game, is back for Season 2. This time the cards are from their Seventh Cross universe, a horrific world where The Church fights hideous monsters in an …

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Mountains of Madness Review

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Designers: Rob Daviau Publisher: IELLO Year: 2017 MSRP: $39.99 Players: 3-5 Play Time: 60-90 Min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Mountains of Madness Prelude “I could not help feeling that they were evil things — mountains of madness whose farther slopes looked out over some accursed ultimate abyss.”  ― H.P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness The Antarctic mountain awaits, strange, unexpected, and containing cyclopean ruins …

Nor’easter – Matt Fantastic

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Rob KalajianMedia personality Rob Kalajian has been a staple in the board game world for many years. As a former writer for Purple Pawn and the owner of A Pawn’s Perspective, Rob focuses on board game reviews, events, and news. A self-proclaimed geek, Rob loves all things toys and games and even helps raise his four kids in his spare …

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EXCEED: Seventh Cross – Guardians vs. Myths Unboxing

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EXCEED: Seventh Cross – Guardians vs. Myths Unboxing time! Season 2 of Level 99’s EXCEED Fighting System draws from their Seventh Cross IP which relies heavily on the theme of transformation. The Guardians vs. Myths box contains 4 of the world’s fighters: Luciya is a superheroine who fights for justice, using acrobatics, her trusty chain sickles, and the mystical power of …

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Kotsanas Museum’s Game of Nines Review

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Designers: Uncredited Publisher: Kotsanas Museum Year: 2018 MSRP: €45.50 Players: 2 Play Time: 20 Min Ages: 6+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Nine Man’s Morris Prelude The Game of Nines, also known by the Greeks as Trias, Enneas, or Triceza, is a classic game containing a simple board and 18 pieces. Also known by the name Nine Man’s Morris or Morabaramba, the Game of Nines has been recreated by the Kotsanas …

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Streets of Steel Preview

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Designers: Ryan Lesser Publisher: Wild Power Games Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: $60 Players: 1-4 Play Time: 30-75 min Ages: 8+Stree Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Streets of Steel Launching on Kickstarter today, Ryan Lesser’s cooperative Streets of Steel is a throwback to the arcade beat’em ups of the 80’s. With inspiration like Streets of Rage and Final Fight, players hit the mean …

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Triplanetary Unboxing

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Triplanetary Unboxing time! Last seen in 1981, Marc Miller’s ship-to-ship combat game is back on shelves after a successful Kickstarter campaign. This new edition comes with 5/8″ counters and a huge map make up of 2 gigantic boards. The original rules from 1973, as well as a more detailed set of rules edited by Steve Jackson are included in the …

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Perfect Pitch Preview

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Designers: John P. Van Valkenburgh Publisher: Self-Published Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: N/A Players: 3-10 Play Time: 15-30 min Ages: 14+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: N/A What would you get if you took a deck of random words, put them into a tuck box, tied a loose set of party rules to them, and slapped a name on the box? Pitch …

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Sparkle*Kitty Nights Preview

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Designers: Manny Vega Publisher: Breaking Games Year: 2018 Minimum Pledge: $19 Players: 2-8 Play Time: 15+ min Ages: 13+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: N/A If you’re a reader of A Pawn’s Perspective you already know my feelings about Sparkle*Kitty. In fact, it won a SIlver Pawn in my 2017 A Pawn’s Picks for the year. Sparkle*Kitty Nights is a more…PG-13 version …