There are some board games, that can be played after only a couple of minutes of explanation, making them ideal when introducing new players to board gaming. Small world is one of those gateway games, although it has some complicated bits. Read my Small World Board Game Review to learn what those are. Small World … Read more Small World Board Game Review – A Good Gateway Game?
Love Letter board game is a popular deduction card game. Very easy to learn and play, it’s accessible to a very broad audience. Several variants are available, so I created a guide to see what are the similarities and differences between different sets and which one should you buy. Expressing Your Love is Not Easy … Read more Love Letter Board Game – Review and Buyer’s Guide
Players: 2 to 4 players, ideally 2 Playing time: around 45 minutes (for 2 player game) Ages: 10+ Skill factor/game complexity: easy Luck/random factor: low My score: 8/10 Price: check on Amazon If you click on an affiliate link and decide to buy something, I will earn a small commission – I am a member … Read more Santiago de Cuba Review – Cuban Trade Simulator
Click on the picture to check out the price on Amazon Players: 2 to 5 players Playing time: 60 minutes Ages: 12+ Skill factor: medium Luck factor: medium My score: 8/10 Link to BoardGameGeek site Price: check on Amazon If you click on an affiliate link and decide to buy something, I will earn a … Read more Lords of Waterdeep – Dungeons and Dragons Board Game
I have been playing a fair amount of Forbidden Island recently. As I have said in my review, I think it’s a well-designed game and I and enjoying it. So I was curious if there is something more on offer – and sure there is. Forbidden Island has received two “sequels“: Forbidden Desert and Forbidden … Read more From Forbidden Island to Forbidden Desert to Forbidden Sky
Players: 2 to 4 players Playing time: about thirty minutes Ages: 10+ Skill factor: fairly simple Luck factor: little My score: 7.5/10 Price: check on Amazon If you click on an affiliate link and decide to buy something, I will earn a small commission – I am a member of the Amazon Associates program. Link … Read more Forbidden Island Game Review – Try Not To Drown
Players: 2 players only Playing time: roughly thirty minutes Ages: 10+ Skill factor: simple Luck factor: moderate My score: 7/10 Price: check on Amazon If you click on an affiliate link and decide to buy something, I will earn a small commission . I am am member of Amazon Associates program. Kahuna on BoardGameGeek Me … Read more What is Kahuna Board Game? Is it for You?
Eurogame is a term often heard in board games terminology. It is also often used incorrectly or people don’t even know what it means and use it because someone else speaks that way and it sounds cool. We’re going to have a look at what is a eurogame, what characteristics are typical for a eurogame … Read more What is a Eurogame? – Grasping an Elusive Term
Hasbro’s newest monopoly board game has been announced in the last week and it has a very special theme, that has already raised some controversy. What’s all the fuss about and what do I think of it? Power of Women and Ms. Monopoly Ms. Monopoly is a monopoly game just like any other, but with … Read more Newest Monopoly Board Game Promoting Sexual Inequality
You probably played Monopoly many times, without thinking too much into what you are actually doing, just trying to have fun. Perhaps you were more successful than others, perhaps less, or maybe you didn’t even care as long it was good time spent with friends. But if you’re more of a curious type, you possibly … Read more Win Monopoly Every Time – 6 Simple Tricks