Outwit and outmatch your military opponent in Air, Land & Sea

War themed game seems to be one of the most intimidated board games. They are either too dry, or have too many fiddly rules to resolve conflicts. However, Jon Perry delivered one of the most accessible war themed games to board game lovers: Air, Land & Sea. I-How to play. This is a two-player game. In the game, each person will be a leader of a faction to control 3 Theaters of War: land, sky … Read more

Overview of Tekhenu- Obelisk of the Sun Board Game

Overview The game is set in ancient Egypt. In the game, there is an obelisk, and an area to trigger the action. These 6 areas represent the 6 Ancient Egyptian Gods. In their turn,  players will take the dice of any area to do the action of that God. Otherwise, they can use the dice to produce the corresponding resource. Each area has 3 lands, Forbidden Land, Contaminated Land, and Pure Land. There are 5 … Read more

Merchants Cove – Merchants of The Five Realms

Since 2016, Final Frontier Game has hatched a bold plan of its own, building a universe in it with many different titles and different gameplay. More than just a collection of games with the same theme like the ALEA collection, Final Frontier Game simply wants to create a connection between games, like how Ryan Laukat did with the world of Arzium 2021 welcomes the newest game in the Five Realms universe – Merchants Cove. In … Read more

Corrosion – The Race Against Rusted Machines

Corrosion Overview Smiling, you stand in the center of your factory: the sweet sounds of metal clattering and engines rattling are warming your entrepreneurial heart. Your goal is to build diversified scoring and production engines in order to outrival the other factory owners. However, in the steam-filled air, your biggest enemy is time, because most machines and gears rust away quickly. So you are well advised to also produce rustproof chrome gears and invest in … Read more

Khora – Rise of an Empire the Game

Overview In Khora, each player is the head of the ancient Greek city empire. Each turn, you perform 2 of 7 actions, combined with the dice rolling mechanism to create an effective strategy to grow the empire – Philosophy – Legislation (Law) – Culture (Culture) – Trade – Military (Military) – Politics (Politics) – Development (Development) In addition, the player must choose to develop the city in favor of aspects such as Economy (promoting Taxes … Read more

New Bedford – A Game of Whaling and Town Building

 Knowledge section New Bedford is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts in the United States. This city has about 100k households (based on 2020 statistics). New Bedford has another nickname, Whaling City (whaling city). In the 19th century, New Bedford was one of the most important whale ports in the world along with Nantucket, MA and New London, CT. Around 1840, New Bedford was once the richest city in the world. In 1927, New Bedford … Read more

Dune – The Return of a New Classic

This is not an expansion of Dune : Imperium from Dire Wolf studio. This game is one of the latest games from Gale Force Nine for 2-4 players. It is also a remake of Dune 197x as well as a more concise version of Dune 2019. In Dune, you’ll take control of one of four major factions — House Atreides, House Harkonnen, Fremen, and Imperium — all of which compete for control of the universe’s … Read more

Be a Classy Merchant in Splendor

Splendor Game Intro Splendor by far has the simplest and cleanest rulebook. The actions are very straightforward. One is selecting the tokens (3 of the different colors, or 2 of the same colors). The second one is reserving a development card (and get a joker token – which is a wild token). Or the third one is building a development card (either from your hand, or any card on the table). Building a development card … Read more

Majestic Tug of War with Royal Visit

WHAT GAME IS THIS? Royal Visit (“Hail Majesty!”) is from IELLO publisher. This is also a retheme from the Times Square series of publisher KOSMOS. This is an abstract strategy game with tug-of-war and hand management. Two players will try to move pieces and invite the king to visit their castle, using the cards in their hand as well as the functions of the cards on the board. On a 17-square chess board (1 center … Read more

The Art of Trick Taking – The Crew the Quest for Planet Nine

Game Terminologies (1) Trick-taking : When doing a trick, the player must play cards of the same suit . It can be same color, same type,  depending on the game. In the Crew, the same suit means the same color. The trick’s color set will depend on the first player. If there are no cards of the same suit, the player can play 1 card of another suit or 1 rocket card. The player with … Read more

Enjoy a beautiful hike across National Parks with PARKS Board Game

WHAT GAME IS THIS? PARKS (“Park”) is a set collection, worker placement and little card drafting game. PARKS  comes from publisher Keymaster. Moreover, it is in partnership with the Fifty-Nine Parks project, a project to honor and preserve national parks in the United States. In the game, players will move their meeple (in PARKS, Hikers) on a road trip through the four seasons of the year, gathering resources and visiting national parks. How to play … Read more

Waterdeep – the City of Splendors

Looking for a gateway game to get into board games? Wondering what you should try out next after sessions of trading sheeps for stones in Catan? Then you come to the right place! Let’s check out the review for Lords of Waterdeep – a game from Wizards of the Coast.   Similar to any other hobbies out there, newcomers need the right gateway games to start with. A solid one can totally blow you away and … Read more

Have You Seen Hellboy the Board Game?

Hellboy is one of my favorite movies and also one that not many people realize started out as a graphic novel that features the titular character working for the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense investigating all sorts of rather odd and mysterious creatures and different cases involving murder. I like to think of Hellboy as more of a cocky Dick Tracy type myself. Well, in Hellboy: The Board Game, you have to chance to … Read more

The Expanse Board Game Based on the TV Show

For fans of the Syfy show “The Expanse,” there is a board game that has been made just for you. A game that is quite challenging and one that is specifically made for the show that makes great use of the show’s license. The Expanse board game is a card-based system that up to four players can enjoy. The game basically has players in charge of their own fleet and has them taking on the … Read more

Card Hunter – The Next Generation Of Board Games

These days board games are getting used less and less with more people wanting to use electronic devices than entertain themselves using board games like monopoly and dungeons and dragons for example. However a select few developers have been making virtual board games where you see the board on the computer screen and you can see your cards to play, one of these developers is Blue Manchu a company that is relatively new to the … Read more