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Giaco Furino

Deputy Tabletop Editor

Giaco Furino is a screenwriter, writer, and editor living and working in Brooklyn, NY.

Articles by Giaco Furino

Telestrations Upside Drawn

Telestrations: Upside Drawn Review

Review

Your teammates sit patiently waiting for you to begin drawing. You’ve got a word in front of you that you need to get them to guess through the sheer power of your illustration.

Published: Tue, 12/01/2020 - 13:00
Splendor: Marvel

Splendor: Marvel Review

Review

When a threat as big as Thanos comes around, old grudges have to be set aside for the survival of all living life in the galaxy.

Published: Tue, 11/24/2020 - 13:00
TechRaptor Holiday 2020 Gift Guide

The TechRaptor Tabletop Holiday 2020 Gift Guide

Feature

Let's face it: 2020's been a hell of a year.

Published: Sat, 11/07/2020 - 12:00
Pan Am by Prospero Hall

Pan Am Board Game Review

Review

The haze of cigarette smoke hangs low and heavy in the air as you wipe the sweat from your brow. You're staring down at a map of the world, and you're just not sure where to go next.

Published: Fri, 11/06/2020 - 11:00
Hues and Cues

Hues And Cues Review

Review

As we inch ever-closer to the holidays, there's plenty to be excited about.

Published: Tue, 10/27/2020 - 13:00
Pandemic Legacy Season 0

Pandemic Legacy Season 0 Review

Review

You clutch your briefcase close to your chest as freezing January rain hammers down hard against you in another strange European city. Your cover's been blown how many times now?

Published: Sat, 10/24/2020 - 11:00
Frostpunk: The Board Game

Frostpunk: The Board Game Now On Kickstarter

News

Update October 6, 5PM: Frostpunk: The Board Game was successfully funded in 54 minutes, and (at the time of this writing) has almost doubled its starting goal with over 4,

Published: Tue, 10/06/2020 - 12:00
Yacht Rock Components

Yacht Rock Board Game Review

Review

The year is 1974 and life is good for you and your friends.

Published: Tue, 09/29/2020 - 12:00
Mother of Frankenstein

Mother Of Frankenstein Preview

Preview

Some few days ago a strange package arrived at my doorstep. Filled with curiosities and puzzles, I feared its playful nature held a much darker secret. An invitation to an auction? Music lessons?

Published: Thu, 09/24/2020 - 10:00
Bradsung Teaser Image

New RPG Board Game Bardsung Announced by Steamforged Games

News

Steamforged Games, publishers of Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Board Game and Dark Souls™: The Board Game (among many others), just announced a new tabletop project coming to Kickstarte

Published: Sun, 09/20/2020 - 15:51
A view of the board game Pendulum

Pendulum Review

Review

The Timeless King, who brought order and stability to the world of Dünya for centuries, has disappeared. In his wake, the great iron clock has come to a stop, and a vicious power vacuum has formed

Published: Tue, 09/15/2020 - 12:00
Back To The Future: Dice Through Time Game Board

Back To The Future: Dice Through Time Review

Review

Against all odds, Biff just hijacked the DeLorean and is tearing through time, stealing items and scattering them all about.

Published: Thu, 08/27/2020 - 13:00