Giaco Furino

Staff Writer

Giaco Furino is an avid board gamer and writer based in NYC. Before pursuing writing as a full-time career, he was the manager of a hip Brooklyn board game shop. His first film which he co-wrote, the punk-slasher 'The Ranger,' played the festival circuit last year, and is heading to streaming soon!


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First Look: Dungeons And Dragons Essentials Kit

This summer, game publisher Wizards of the Coast made another strong push in their efforts to bring new gamers into the Dungeons & Dragons fold with their newest release, the D&D Essentials…

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Bust Out Your Neon Colored Pencils for the Hyper Light Drifter Tabletop RPG

Indie darling Hyper Light Drifter is back on Kickstarter with a new tabletop RPG! Named Drifter, the famously silent and mysterious indie action RPG is heading even further into the…

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Off The Shelf: Infinity RPG Haqqislam and Ariadna Supplements

Based on the hit skirmish miniatures game of the same name, Infinity: The Roleplaying Game  produced by Corvus Belli and published by Modiphius boasts a robust 2d20 combat system, an…

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DND: Ghosts of Saltmarsh Preview – The Ocean is the Scariest Dungeon

Your wizard’s seen every dungeon from here to Neverwinter. Your fighter’s bested hundreds of goblins in the hill-country. Your bard’s lifted the spirits of tavern patrons all along the Sword…

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New Pacific Rim: Extinction Miniatures Game Stomping to a Store Near You

River Horse, creators of Jim Henson’s Labyrinth The Adventure Game, Highlander: The Board Game, and more have just announced the opening of pre-sale for their upcoming miniatures game based on the Pacific…

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WizKids Announces Prehistoric Worker Placement Game Age of Dirt

Grab your club and tighten your tiger pelt! WizKids has just announced the new board game, Age of Dirt: A Game of Uncivilization, which they describe as “A worker placement game with…

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Fantasy Flight Announces New Mansions of Madness Expansion – Path of the Serpent

In the jungle, each step could be your last. Fantasy Flight Games aims to hammer that point home with its newly announced expansion to their H.P. Lovecraft-inspired board game Mansions of…

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Cubicle 7 Announces New The One Ring Second Edition Tabletop RPG

Cubicle 7 has just announced that they’re releasing a new, second edition of their Lord of the Rings tabletop RPG, The One Ring. Previously titled The One Ring: Adventures over the Edge of…

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Symbaroum Tabletop RPG Review – First Impressions From A Fractured World

Deep in the ink-black darkness of the ruinous forest of Davokar, something dreadful stirs. You can’t see it, but you know your shadow is already marred with oily streaks from…

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We Spoke To Stonemaier Games About Their New Retailer Policy

Recently, Stonemaier Games, the makers of tabletop board games Scythe, Charterstone, Wingspan, and more, released a new Retailer and Distributor Communication Policy explaining that they would no longer be selling…