When History Meets Board Game – Gugong

Gugong is one of the games that I have to praise the production team for how well they researched the historical and cultural contexts. The game’s profundity is expressed throughout many different elements. It ranges from the items on the gift cards, the usage of Jade, to the actions and especially the exchange (or bribery). An historical overview through Gugong Gugong takes place in 1570, during the reign of the Longqing Emperor (1566/1567 – 1572) … Read more

Worst Financial Flops In Gaming History

Unlike a few respectable developers, most of the publishers and companies in the gaming industry have only one goal in mind when creating a game; money. Sure, they might say that they value our opinion and want us to enjoy ourselves but if you pay a little attention, they only want us to buy the game and hence they want to make the most profits. That’s what its all about. However, not always all goes … Read more