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Aliens vs Predator The Hunt Begins 2nd Edition Review

Aliens vs Predator The Hunt Begins 2nd Edition is a board game by Prodos Games and is an interesting example of how board games are taking on elements of other…

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Blades in the Dark Review – Next Level Roleplaying

Every so often a roleplaying game is released that is so incredible, so inspiring, that it feels like it actually changes roleplaying for me. It’s only happened a few times…

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King of Tokyo 2nd Edition Review – The Revised Monster Rampage

King of Tokyo released in 2011 and became and instant hit, winning multiple awards. It spawned a sequel game, King of New York in 2014 (which we reviewed here) and King of Tokyo…

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Test of Honour Core Set Review – Will You Bring Honour to Your Clan?

Test of Honour by Warlord Games, is a historical skirmish wargame set in feudal Japan. Warlord Games have deliberately made it more Dynasty Warriors or Akira Kurosawa than factual history,…

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King of New York Review – Take Your Inner Monster on a Rampage

King of New York released in 2014 and is the sequel game to the hugely popular and award winning King of Tokyo, which released in 2011. King of Tokyo was…

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GKR: Heavy Hitters Review – Tactical Deck Building Meets Giant Robots

GKR: Heavy Hitters (GKR stands for Giant Killer Robots) is a beautiful production from Weta Workshop. Weta Workshop is a movie special effects and prop production company who have an…

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Disciples of the Void (L5R LCG) Clan Pack Review – Rising from the Flames

Disciples of the Void is the first Clan Pack for the Legend of the Five Rings (L5R) Living Card Game (LCG) by Fantasy Flight Games (FFG). Disciples follows the release…

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Warhammer Underworlds Expansion Warbands Review – Magore’s Fiends / The Farstriders

Games Workshop’s “competitive skirmish deck building miniatures game” Warhammer Underworlds Shadespire has been incredibly popular since its release last October, and the final two warbands for it have just been…

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Star Wars Legion Wave 1 Unit Expansions Review – Speeders, Walkers and Mobile Weapons Platforms

Right alongside the release of Star Wars Legion (which we reviewed here), Fantasy Flight Games released six unit expansion packs to aid you in the battle against the rebels (or…

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Barbarians: The Invasion Review – Absolutely Barbaric

Occasionally I’ll see a game where a single interestic mechanic hooks me. In Barbarians: The Invasion, that mechanic was a rotating game board that represents an active volcano where you place…