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[18 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Bullfrogs Review

In Bullfrogs, 2-4 players ages 8+ take control of warring factions of frogs and fight over lily pads in a pond over the course of 20-40 minutes.

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[16 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Peter the Great

Wargamer magazine game on the battle of Poltava.
Fairly simple core system, but with a few little twists.

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Panamax Review

In Panamax each player manages a shipping company established in the Colón Free Trade Zone. Companies accept contracts from both US coasts, China and Europe and deliver cargo in order to make money, attract investment and pay dividends.

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[12 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Republic of Carthage

The Republic of Carthage reflects the approximately 350 years in the life of the Carthaginan Republic, divided into the early and late Republics. Players guide the fortunes of the Republic, especially its politics, wars and trade.

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[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Operation F.A.U.S.T. Review

In Operation F.A.U.S.T. (Fine Art Underground: Stolen Treasures), players take on roles of independent art patrons in occupied France during WWII.

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[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sign of the Pagan Review

Sign of the Pagan from Richard Berg portrays the most famous battle of one of history’s most feared figures – Attila the Hun. It is considered by some to be the battle that saved Western Europe from the Huns and, for the most part, put an end to Attila’s wide-sweeping drives for loot.

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[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Psycho Raiders

This horrifying halloween night may not be survived. The true story of what happened on this fateful evening comes alive in the pages and gameplay of Halloween Nightmares

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[9 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
2 de Mayo Review & Thoughts about Teaching

2 de Mayo is an abstract game of the terrible incidents that took place in Madrid on May 2, 1808. On that date, civilians in Madrid — and a few Spanish army units — rebelled against the French occupation troops of Napoleon.

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[8 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Megacorps

MegaCorps is a game of economic domination. You control a MegaCorp — one of the six enormous conglomerates that dominate economic and political life in the mid-21st Century.

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[7 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Roll Through The Ages: The Iron Age (OTSBGR)

“It’s now the Iron Age and you are still rolling! Do you build provinces, raise armies, and conquer barbarians or build ports and ships to gain trade goods? Explore the strategies of Greece, Phoenicia, and Rome as you erect monuments, fend off disasters, and strive to feed your people. Roll Through the Ages: the Iron Age gives players different ways to build their empires: the Trade and Naval strategies of the Phoenicians, the conquests of Alexander the Great, and the engineering prowess and gradual absorption of new provinces by the …

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Raid and Trade Review

Raid & Trade – a post apocalyptic game of negotiation and resource management for 3-5 players.

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Ancient Conquest

Ancient Conquest is a classic and highly rated multiplayer game covering at a grand strategic level the rise and fall of empires and peoples in the ancient near east.

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[3 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 37 – Essen Brief with Natalie

The boys are joined this time round by Sean’s wife Natalie, who gives her choices for the questions and the reasons behind those choices.

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[2 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Among The Stars – The Ambassadors

Among The Stars joins these ranks as The Ambassadors takes a solid game and kicks it up a hell of a notch by enhancing player choice and variety in the most effective of ways.

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Destination Neptune Review

Destination: Neptune shows an optimistic vision of commercial space exploration in the next century. Players control an organization with the resources and intent to explore, develop, and colonize the worlds beyond Earth.

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[31 Oct 2014 | One Comment | ]
Magic Realm

Magic Realm is a highly complicated, fantasy adventure game.Long since out of print but hugely sought after by fantasy enthusiast.

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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 36 – Essen Brief with Steve

This time for our report from an Essen attendee we are joined by the gamer who got us both back into gaming, Steve. Steve shares his years of experience in gaming with us and casts a critical eye over the games he played at Spiel 2014. Check out what he thought were the highlights and lowlights of the show.
 
The Game Pit: Episode 36 – Essen Brief with Steve

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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Krosmaster Junior (OTSBGR)

A game for 2-4 players ages 7+ that plays in about 30-45 minutes!
“Krosmaster Junior is a lighter version of Krosmaster Arena! The main spirit of the Arena is brought to you with Krosmaster Junior, allowing even the youngest players to understand the rules and play with a friend or three.”

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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Introducing Dungeons & Dragons Attack Wing!

PRESS RELEASE:
Fly Your Dragons into Battle! WizKids Launches D&D® Attack Wing ™ Tactical Miniatures Game and Expansions
WizKids Games, is pleased to announce the release of their much-anticipated D&D Attack Wing™  Starter Set.  D&D Attack Wing is Dungeons & Dragons themed, and brings the heroes, villains, and monsters of the D&D universe to life in fierce miniatures combat. Along with the D&D Attack Wing Starter Set, seven expansions are also available at launch to help players dominate the skies in ferocious aerial duels!
Utilizing the FlightPath™ Maneuver System, collectors and players alike …

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[29 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Monster Mansion Review

Monster Mansion is a real-time social-adventure with hidden roles and deduction. Explore a dynamic tile-based dungeon filled with deadly traps, face the monsters of myth and legend, and race against time to make the final escape!