Gloomhaven – Kickstarter Unboxing!

I’ve been waiting in anticipation…  long ago did I place my order… – over a year, in fact –  and now it has finally arrived!  My very own copy of Gloomhaven by Cephalofair Games! For anyone not familiar with Gloomhaven, it’s a legacy-style fantasy dungeon crawl.  Lots of scenarios.  Lots of monsters.  Lots of locations to…

Tabletop Review – Defenders of the Realm

Time for another board game review!  This time around we’ll be discussing Defenders of the Realm from Eagle-Gryphon Games. DotR is a fantasy-themed cooperative game designed to test your luck and skills at defending the main stronghold of Monarch City.  Four evil generals are marching their armies toward the city, aiming to conquer it for…

Tabletop Review – Firefly: The Game

Despite only running for a single season, the TV show Firefly has spawned quite the pile of merchandise.  After watching the show, I couldn’t help but wonder how great the board game would be.  Then my wife came home with it!  We’ve now played it quite a few times, and it’s about time I sat…

Tabletop Review – Robo Rally

What do you do on a lazy friday night?  How about get together with friends and play some board games!  Wet met up at a local brewery taproom, and our friend brought a game he said we had to try out called Robo Rally.  (My apologies in advance for the lack of photos… beer was…

Tabletop Review – Spyrium

Welcome to another tabletop game review!  It’s been way too long since my last post.  Anyone still following me, a huge thanks to you! For this review, we’ll look at the board game Spyrium.  It will work with 2-5 players.  It’s supposed to be set in a steampunk realm, as implied by the box art. …

Tabletop Review – Forge War Print-and-Play

Recently, I’ve been keeping a lookout for new games on the horizon.  This means also watching places like Kickstarter, where smaller publishers, groups, and individuals attempt to launch their own ideas from a concept into reality.  It’s a great way to discover a whole new world of gaming, as many of these projects try to…

Tabletop Review – Pirates of the Spanish Main

It’s been a while since I’ve posted.  Time to get something new up here for you to enjoy.  It’s a tabletop game review! Tonight we met up at a local tavern with a friend to play a new (to us) tabletop game called Pirates of the Spanish Main.  It’s a play on the fantasy of…