Tabletop Review – Aqua Sphere

My last Tabletop Review focused on a game with a relatively light style of play. This time around, we’re going to take a look at a something with a bit more complexity. Meet Aqua Sphere! A game for 2-4 players about an undersea laboratory, automated research bots, and problematic octopod creatures wreaking havoc around the…

Tabletop Review – Evolution: The Beginning

Time for another board game review!  This time around, it’s something a little on the lighter side:  Evolution: The Beginning.  A fun little game that’s easy to learn, yet still has some great strategy to it. So, let’s start off with the box.  I really love the vibrant colors and fun design.  It’s eye-catching!  And…

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. …