Board Games

Can You Solve The Mysteries of the Dresden Files Co-Op Card Game?

When I was first asked to do a review of Evil Hat’s new <i>Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game</i>, I politely declined. I’ve played a lot of games as a game …

Geek

'Monopoly Gamer Edition': Nintendo's Super Mario puts a new twist on the classic board game

Published 15m ago on<p>by Brittany Vincent<p>ShareEmail<p>Published 15m ago on<p>by Brittany Vincent<p>Hasbro is bringing a special version of its classic Monopoly …

Gaming

11 Board Games For Hosting a Tech-Free Party

Fact: I LOVE board games. I'm a big fan of the classics — Monopoly, Scrabble, and Clue, for instance — plus some newer twists on the staples, like Bananagrams (word nerds, unite!), but really I'm <i>game</i> for pretty much anything. There's nothing like learning an addictive or hilarious new game, …

Mario-Themed Monopoly Gamer Has Power-Ups And Boss Battles

Hasbro’s been pumping out branded versions of classic board game <i>Monopoly</i> for ages. With token-specific abilities, power-up dice and boss fights, …

Donkey Kong

The Clue Comic Delightfully Smashes the Fourth Wall to Pieces

Image: IDW. Art by Nelson Daniel.It’s no surprise that a comic book based on the classic whodunnit board game <i>Clue</i> is outlandishly silly—after all, …

Cool Stuff

How Gwent has evolved in its journey from minigame to multiplayer gem

Gwent [official site] is both one of the best PC minigames and one of its best collectible card games. Its first version, playable in The Witcher 3, …

PC Gaming

CMON Limited Acquires The Grizzled from Sweet Games

I really think there needs to be more focus on WWI. Much of the world as we know it today comes from that conflict. Thankfully, there are games like</i> …

Gaming

IDW Games Announces Planet of the Apes Board Games

You maniacs! You blew it up!<br>Another classic line from the original <i>Planet of the Apes</i> movie. With the film’s 50th anniversary coming up, IDW Games has …

Movies

How Insider Brings A Modern Twist To Classic Game Twenty Questions

YOU ARE BEING CONTROLLED…or, at least, that’s what Oink Games, the company behind <i>Insider</i> would have you believe. I’m going to address the elephant in …

Geek

Privateer Press Launches Warmachine and Hordes Cards Database

We’ve known that Privateer Press was going to go mostly-paperless with their games <i>Warmachine</i> and <i>Hordes</i>. This means you’ll have to get the cards …

Models

Longsword Tabletop Tactics is part game, part tabletop platform

I have spent a silly amount of cash on tabletop games that rarely see the light of day. It’s increasingly difficult to get a bunch of people in their …

PC Gaming

Knight Models Posts Suicide Squad Cards For DC Universe Miniatures Game

As I mentioned earlier today, I love when companies have their cards up online for free. In this case, it’s Knight Models that’s updated their online …

Comics

Cynthia’s Favourite Games from Origins ’17! | Shut Up & Sit Down

<b>Cynthia</b>: Date: June, 2017. Subject: Origins Game Fair.<p>Known in the United States, at least, as Gen Con’s quiet but friendly little sibling who lives …

Gen Con

A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game Kickstarter Coming Next Month

As with the end of every CMON Kickstarter, they’ve announced when the next one will be. In this case, it’s going to be the <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> …

Game of Thrones

Malifaux Now Available In 6 Languages

So, how do you top having your rules online for free? Having them in multiple languages for free! Wyrd has announced that not only is their Malifaux …

Education

How to Design a Boardgame: The Journey of “Unearth”

Hang around your local game shop long enough and you’ll probably run into some gamers that have tried their hand at designing a game. It’s fairly …

Geek

The classic board game Clue is now officially a comic book

When Paul Allor began writing “Clue,” a new comic book mini-series based on the popular board game from Hasbro that debuts today, he had many versions of the game to look to for inspiration.<p>Clue the game has also been “Clue” the movie, the novel, the stage play, and even the VCR game (for those old …

Comics

Could Games Be The Key To A Strong Workforce?

We all love playing computer games, but are we wasting our time or learning something valuable?<p>When we think of a “gamer,” a very specific image often comes to mind — and it’s not always a flattering one. The world of gaming has evolved exponentially in the last decade, and what was once considered …

Game Design

43 games you can play with Google Home

Google Home isn't only for streaming music and controlling your smart home. It has tons of games you can enjoy solo or with a group of friends.<p>Whether you're bored with everything on Netflix or you're having guests over, here are 43 games you can play with Google Home.<p>Guessing games<p><b>Guess my age</b> is …

Technology

Race for the Galaxy card game debuts on the PC

Temple Gates Games debuted its take on the popular sci-fi card game Race for the Galaxy for mobile devices in May. And today, the company has launched a PC version of the digital card game.<p>It’s the latest title from Theresa Duringer, a board game fanatic and indie game developer. And it could help …

Scenes of paralysis: WPP employees draw, play board games in wake of cyberattack

As a massive cyberattack roiled several agencies across WPP’s network on Tuesday morning, paralysis seemed to grip many offices in the network.<p>All …

Advertising Industry

How ‘XCOM 2: War of the Chosen’ will breathe new life into one of 2016’s best strategy games

<i>XCOM 2</i> was one of our favorite games of 2016. Inverting the power fantasy of its beloved predecessor, you went from a globally-funded super squad to …

Gaming

Star Wars Armada: The Corellian Conflict: The Kotaku Review

<i>Star Wars Armada</i> is a great game to play every once in a while. But committing to play a lot of it in the name of an organised campaign is another …

School Your Kids with X-Wing Miniatures this Summer

Recall your own childhood memories of the summer season, and you’re bound to feel a bite of nostalgia for sleeping until noon and enjoying …

Fantasy Flight Games

Game Review: Clank!

Is it a deck builder? Is it a dungeon crawler? It’s both, and more, and ridiculously fun! Exclamation point!<p>I’ll get right to the point: <i>Clank!</i> is my …

Card Search - Search: text = +vampire - Gatherer - Magic: The Gathering

Anowon, the Ruin Sage (5) <br>Legendary Creature — Vampire Shaman (4/3)<p>At the beginning of your upkeep, each player sacrifices a non-Vampire …

RPGs

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If you hadn’t guessed, we love tabletop games, and not just the old stuff. There are plenty of great newer games we’ve reviewed for you over the …

Steamforged Previews Team Construction For Blacksmith’s Guild

The Blacksmith’s Guild is an interesting group, to say the least. Steamforged is slowly showing off this new Guild Ball team, teasing us along as …

Team Building

Games Workshop Announces General’ Handbook 2017 For Age of Sigmar

<i>Age of Sigmar</i> really took of when the <i>General’s Handbook</i> came out. The updated warscrolls, with points, as well as the three modes of play really gave …

RPGs

Hocus Review – Magically Marvelous

Hocus Review – Magically Marvelous<p>/ June 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM / Tabletop Games, Tabletop Reviews<p>I’ve always wanted to have a bit of a casual poker …