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Someone is Trying to Bring Back the Old Dark Tower Board Game

Someone is Trying to Bring Back the Old Dark Tower Board Game

Do you remember the Dark Tower board game from that '80s? It's totally okay if you don't because there's a chance it could come back Restoration Games are a company that works toward bringing back old board games from over the years that you may remember from your youth The company already had success in[...]

Trogdor The Board Game Receives Full Funding on Kickstarter

Trogdor!! The Board Game Receives Full Funding on Kickstarter

If you're a fan of Homestar Runner, then you'll be very interested to learn about Brothers Chaps and James Ernest's latest project, Trogdor!! The Board Game The group decided to put their latest game up on Kickstarter, which was inspired by a 15-year-old video about drawing dragons, to create this pretty cool and unique take on a dragon[...]

Checking Out the Board Game Version of Centipede from IDW Games

Checking Out the Board Game Version of Centipede from IDW Games

So it was kind of interesting to see that IDW Games had created a board game version of it We got ourselves a copy and decided to test how well this version holds up to the arcade version.The board game version works a lot like the video game, with its own set of rules and[...]

Reviewing College Missteps with Now Everyone Get The F%$# Out

Reviewing College Missteps with 'Now Everyone Get The F%$# Out!'

Beyond that, its a pretty good game that I recommend you try out if you like indie board games.We're slowly approaching PAX East in Boston next week, and as we prepare to head into the convention with hopeful eyes, it does have us looking back at some of the items we received during PAX[...]

Time To Get That Blood Test: We Review The Thing &#8211 Infection At Outpost 31

Time To Get That Blood Test: We Review The Thing – Infection At Outpost 31

Board games based on well-known properties tend to be hit-and-miss, especially when you delve into one with a specific storyline that has to be followed to conclusion So how exactly does this version of The Thing stack up both as a board game and as an adaptation of the film? We cracked it open with[...]

Break Out The Measuring Stick: We Review Torres by IDW Games

Break Out The Measuring Stick: We Review Torres by IDW Games

IDW Games has an interesting set of titles at their disposal these days, both original works and titles based on established properties. When I saw my copy of Torres arrive in the mail for review, I was thrown back a bit as I've seen this game before. It was originally released back in 1999 and has […]

The Resident Evil Board Game Nearing $1M On Kickstarter

The 'Resident Evil' Board Game Nearing $1M On Kickstarter

Today, the creators of Resident Evil: The Board Game passed the 800k mark and are well on their way to earning one-million dollars to fund a campaign that only requested less than $200k to begin with The fanbase for the series, much like the zombies, are totally rabid and want to see this thing made[...]

Sony Puts Offer On Settlers Of Catan Movie Rights

Sony Puts Offer On 'Settlers Of Catan' Movie Rights

Remember when Battleship got turned into a movie and we all made jokes about the next board game to get the order was going to be something silly like Jenga? Well, it would appear Sony is going in a different direction, and has made an offer for film rights to Settlers of Catan.Oddly enough, back[...]

Have I Got A Date For You We Review Red Flags

Have I Got A Date For You! We Review 'Red Flags'

A while ago I caught wind of this brand new card game from Starbound Games called Red Flags, the same minds who brought you Superfight (which we'll discuss at a later date in great detail). After seeing some people play it for a minute, I had to see what it was all about and why […]

Being Close Is Good Enough: We Review America The Board Game

Being Close Is Good Enough: We Review 'America' The Board Game

Surprisingly, not political at all as I gave this one a spin.America the board game is a trivial board game where getting close to the answer helps That may sound awkward but it's actually quite genius Up to six players take colored blocks and use them to make guesses on the board based on the[...]

Fumbling With My Cards In This Dungeon: We Review Clank

Fumbling With My Cards In This Dungeon: We Review 'Clank!'

It was recently announced that Renegade Game Studio would be rolling out a Scott Pilgrim deck-building game, which made us all kinds of excited as fans of the comic book series and board game players But when you're a fan of a property, you're always paranoid as to how the company running the show will[...]

Fantasy Flight Games And Asmodee Group Merger Approved By Shareholders

Fantasy Flight Games And Asmodee Group Merger Approved By Shareholders

By Christopher HeltonBoard game and tabletop roleplaying game publisher Fantasy Flight Games announced that they will be merging with the Asmodee Group (who we had previously reported had acquired Ticket To Ride publisher Days of Wonder) In addition to board games like Arkham Horror and Descent: Journeys In The Dark, Fantasy Flight Games publishes board[...]

New Five Tribes Game From Days Of Wonder Stresses Player Skill

New Five Tribes Game From Days Of Wonder Stresses Player Skill

By Christopher HeltonOn the heels of the news that Days of Wonder had been acquired by board game company Asmodee, the company has announced the release of Five Tribes, a new skill-driven board game set in “fabled Sultanate of Naqala.”Featuring a new twist on “worker displacement” mechanics from designer Bruno Cathala (designer of Shadows Over[...]

The Walking Dead &#8211 The Prison Board Game

The Walking Dead – The Prison Board Game

Keith Tralins writes for Bleeding Cool:Do you like Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead? Do you like zombies? Do you like taking command of a group? Do you like exploring a prison, fighting zombies and collecting items to keep your band of survivors safe?Welcome to The Walking Dead The Prison – Board Game!From the team that[...]

Now Locke &#038 Key Gets A Board Game

Now Locke & Key Gets A Board Game

Odds are it will include doors, locks and keys.Hot on the heels of the two Walking Dead board games (including one from Cryptozoic) comes one based on the comic book-that-got-a-TV pilot, Locke & Key.That's according to Locke & Key artist Gabriel Rodriguez at least He tweeted earlier today; get ready for Locke & Key: The Game..[...]

San Diego Debut: The Walking Dead Board Game

San Diego Debut: The Walking Dead Board Game

Title: The Walking Dead Board GameCreators: Z-Man Games.Publisher: Image Comics/SkyboundAvailable: Booth #2729High concept: the opportunity to play Rick, Shane, Andrea, and other favorite The Walking Dead characters as they deal with zombies, collect supplies and pick up the pieces of their lives.Format: Board game for 1-6 playersPrint run: TBAPrice: $39.99What’s the website: imagecomics.comWatch[...]