6/17/2014 Kickstarter Update

Currently there are several projects on Kickstarter that I think are worth looking at.  Some of these I have backed and others I am considering. Progress: Evolution of Technology – This is a fun looking tech tree/civilization card game.  Your civilization starts in the earliest reaches of human history and you must “discover” various technologies to…

A Safe Harbour in a Gaming Storm?

Harbour (Print on demand review Copy provided by TMG – Tasty Minstrel Games) Have you ever wanted to play Le Havre but really didn’t want to spend 2 1/2 hours?  Or have to deal with all the fiddly bits you always get with a Uwe Rosenburg game?  Do you want to get a beginner into a game…

Interesting New Kickstarter

I was notified this weekend of a game currently on Kickstarter.  It is called Realm of Heroes.  The game is a Fantasy Themed strategy game.  You have the option of using provided scenarios or a random setup for each game.  There appears to be some nice twists to the mechanics where unsupported units can actually become…

Euphoria Tournament – A Dictator is Selected

We had a great Euphoria tournament in Kansas City to at Table Top Game and Hobby.  After two rounds of games the six players with the highest point totals played in a final winner take all game for a $50.00 gift certificate to Table Top Game and Hobby.  All participants had a good time and…

Some things to look at on Kickstarter

Here is a list of some of the games you may want to check out on Kickstarter right now.   What I’m backing: Choose Your Crew: Rockband – A Card Game. Play it Loud!: This is a fun little warm-up or filler game.  The designers previous game was a nice game to get some laughs…

Forbidden Island – A Flood of Fun!

Forbidden Island! Do you have kids? Good, that is the point of this blog.  Do your kids have friends?  Good again.  Do your kid’s friends like to play board games?  No?  They’ve never really played anything other than video games?  Well this could be tricky, or you could whip out Forbidden Island.  This simple to…

5/1/2014 Kickstarter Update

What?  Two posts in one day? I hope this doesn’t annoy anyone but I realized I haven’t updated my Kickstarter backing list lately.  So here it is: Choose Your Crew: Rock Band This is similar to the earlier game by the same designer but has a ROCK BATTLE element to it that decides the best…