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Five Tribes Review

The sultan is dead, long live the sultan!? Welcome in the Sultanate of Naqala. A prophecy tells us that a stranger will rise to power in the Land of 1001 Nights. Will you be that stranger? Five Tribes is a two to four player game from designer Bruno Cathala and Days of Wonders. Seek the help of powerful Djinns and make sure the famous Five Tribes rally behind you and let them do exactly what […]

On Kickstarter: A quick look at Outer Earth

In Outer Earth, you control a planetary development company that is trying to establish itself as the leader of a booming terraforming industry. You do that by buying, building on and selling planets for human habitation. To make your company a success, you must manage scarce resources, take bold decisions and, most importantly, be creative. To own a successful business, you need to have a vision.  In this card game for two to four […]

BraveRats Review

BraveRats from Seniji Kanai: a two-player game about rats in kilts, painted faces, bagpipes and battle-cries. Freedom; the most important thing in the world. That’s exactly what this vermin thought. They thought it was so important that in this tiny game, you can re-enact their ten minute war of independence. Battle-cry included; Alba gu bRÀTh!!!   Overview: What you get for your money: A small box with 16 cards and the rules. How do you […]

On Kickstarter: A quick look at Privateers!

Privateers! A cooperative, team or solo pirate game set in a strange world of monsters, magic and aliens. Aliens? Yes, you heard it right. During the Golden Age of pirates you will sail the seas with your mighty crew and fight whoever you can. No demon can stop you to become the richest privateer in the region. Privateers! is a game for one to six players. You can play it like a normal competitive […]

Niya Review

The Genji and the Heike clan are competing for power at the Japanese court. And what’s the best place to show that you are the most important clan? A pretty, picturesque garden, of course. Among the flowers in bloom, the chirping birds and the maple leaves, you will try to seize control of the court. Overview: What do you get for your money? In the box you find: 16 Clan tokens (8 red, 8 […]


No reviews this week.

I just came back from a (well earned) vacation and this week is Spiel ’14 week, so that’s why. See you soon!