Tabletop Reviews

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The Lord of the Rings Journeys in Middle Earth Review

May 7, 2019 by Adam Potts

 The Lord of the Rings Journeys in Middle Earth board game from Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) is an app-driven game. The app takes on the role of a Roleplaying Game,…

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Rumbleslam Starter Box Review – Can You Smell What TTCombat Are Cooking?

April 30, 2019 by Adam Potts

Rumbleslam by TTCombat is a game of fantasy wrestling. Players put their teams of humans, orcs, dark elves, tree folks, undead and more into the ring to battle it out.…

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Farsight Review – Hidden Units, Hidden Rules

April 23, 2019 by Adam Potts

In Farsight, players take the roles of private military forces fighting for control over a tiled map. Games are played with 2 teams of 1 or 2 players. This means…

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Wrath and Glory Starter Set Review- Warhammer 40K Roleplaying

April 18, 2019 by Adam Potts

After reviewing the Warhammer 40K roleplaying game (RPG) Wrath and Glory, we wanted to follow up with some coverage of the new Wrath and Glory Starter Set. We love RPG…

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Downfall Review – The Whole World Is Out To Get You

April 16, 2019 by Travis Williams

I love 4X board games, but I don’t love the effort that it takes to actually get them to the table. The depth and breadth of these big, beefy games…

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Off The Shelf / On The Tabletop Shadow of the Beanstalk (Genesys RPG)

April 11, 2019 by Adam Potts

We decided to look at a roleplaying game (RPG) for our next On The Tabletop report. For this report we chose Fantasy Flight Games’ (FFG) brand new sourcebook for their Genesys…

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Space Park Review – A Pleasant Trip Through Space

April 4, 2019 by Giaco Furino

It can be incredibly difficult to design a lightweight game with easy-to-grasp rules and a few components, while still providing enough strategy to keep players interested, but nailing that tension…

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Dominion Review – The Game That Launched A Genre

March 28, 2019 by Giaco Furino

When Dominion first hit shelves in 2008, it signaled a massive shift in the world of card games. As the first major hit to feature the “deck building” mechanic, Dominion…

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Pendemic Legacy: Season 2 Review – Infectious

March 26, 2019 by William Worrall

Games about the world going to crap are super popular. There are tonnes of games, both board and video, that are either apocalyptic or rapidly heading that way, and on…

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Big Dig Review – Good Doesn’t Always Have To Mean Complicated

March 16, 2019 by Andrew Stretch

There are  times that I’ll sit down with friends and get ready for a 4+ hour session to play a game we all know and love, which is always a…