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oliverkinne
December 19, 2023
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I recently had the honour to be tasked with donating most of the 2023 Spiel des Ja...
O
oliverkinne
December 14, 2023

Mycelia Board Game Review

Board Game Reviews
Fungi have long been misclassified as plants. In reality, they are a whole kingdom...
O
oliverkinne
December 12, 2023
Most of the earliest card games were trick-taking games played in the 800s in Chin...
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Kevin Klemme
March 09, 2020
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Let’s get this out of the way. “You Can’t Fight in Here, This is the War Room.” 
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Kevin Klemme
January 27, 2020
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There’s a new edition of Victory in the Pacific on the horizon, along with some co...
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Kevin Klemme
August 12, 2019
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Other games have built on Twilight Struggle's mechanics.
O
oliverkinne
December 14, 2023

Mycelia Board Game Review

Board Game Reviews
Fungi have long been misclassified as plants. In reality, they are a whole kingdom...
O
oliverkinne
December 07, 2023

River Wild Board Game Review

Board Game Reviews
The first snow of winter had fallen. Underneath the cosy blanket of snow, new life...
O
oliverkinne
November 30, 2023
It was time for our annual harvest and for the Day of the Dead. We are all looking...
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Jackwraith
November 29, 2023
Yet another way to take on the mantle of battling wizards, Godsforge may not have ...
O
oliverkinne
October 09, 2023
It's lunchtime and the queue outside your cafe is rather long. Everyone wants you ...
O
oliverkinne
October 06, 2023

Outback Crossing Review

Board Game Reviews
The bitumen road had given way to a well-maintained dirt track. My monster road tr...
O
oliverkinne
October 05, 2023
We were a band of feared Viking warriors of Borg on the Lofoten islands. Our chief...
O
oliverkinne
October 02, 2023

Forests of Pangaia Review

Board Game Reviews
Before the dawn of time, Gaia, our Mother Earth, gave birth to the first trees. Wi...
O
oliverkinne
September 29, 2023

Bagh Chal Review

Board Game Reviews
The tigers were stealthily making their way onto the meadow, where the goats were ...
O
oliverkinne
December 19, 2023
Hot
I recently had the honour to be tasked with donating most of the 2023 Spiel des Ja...
O
oliverkinne
December 12, 2023
Most of the earliest card games were trick-taking games played in the 800s in Chin...
O
oliverkinne
December 05, 2023
Pretty much every hobby game contains some sort of score which measures who is in ...
O
oliverkinne
November 28, 2023
Card games date back to the 1400s with Karniffel, or Thuringian Karnöffel, often l...
O
oliverkinne
October 17, 2023
I normally don't win, at least not when I play with my games group. That's not a p...
O
oliverkinne
October 10, 2023
An interesting question Phil Gross recently asked is why low-interaction games are...
O
oliverkinne
October 03, 2023
A "hobby", as defined by Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, is "a pursuit outsid...
O
oliverkinne
September 26, 2023
I recently asked for some suggestions for board game topics I could write about. P...
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Sagrilarus
September 22, 2023
Games from the Cellar is back with season 2, kicking off with a few historic biggi...
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Spitfireixa
October 24, 2023
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The unique adventure board game is back! Winner of 29 awards including eleven #1 G...
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Matt Thrower
February 01, 2022
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Undaunted: Stalingrad

NEW and Upcoming Games
Undaunted: Stalingrad is a monumental standalone game that expands the series’ sco...
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Varstriga
October 20, 2021
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The Monstory adventure card game! 
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Gary Sax
October 16, 2021
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The Zenobia Award, given to designers of marginalized groups to encourage their gr...
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Kent-Ove Lindström
September 29, 2021
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A Tale of Bravery is a story driven cooperative game that can be played with up to...
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DBGames
September 28, 2021
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Fast-paced Battle card game, with Drafting and in-game Deck-Building for 2-4 players!
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kneeshawdevelopments
September 09, 2021
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A swashbuckling gateway wargame. Sail, fire, and seize islands as you strive to en...
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Gary Sax
August 18, 2021
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The Zenobia Award, given to designers of marginalized groups to encourage their gr...
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ubarose
August 18, 2021
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The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31 is being re-printed.
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thegiantbrain
October 04, 2023
From AI declarations, to new materials, and games becoming tv series becoming game...
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thegiantbrain
September 27, 2023
Oliver has been on special assignment in Germany attending the Spiel des Jahres ce...
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thegiantbrain
July 13, 2023
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Each episode your hosts Iain McAllister, Matt Thrower, and Nate Owens are going to...
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thegiantbrain
July 06, 2023
This episode the team find themselves in the midst of the Cold War.
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thegiantbrain
June 29, 2023

Cult of the Old - Citadels

Podcasts & Videos
This episode the team is turning to their first small box game of the season.
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GrantLyon
June 26, 2023
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I love games that are coming out now.
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thegiantbrain
June 22, 2023

Cult of the Old - Brass

Podcasts & Videos
In this episode of Cult of the Old we visit the industrial revolution in England t...
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thegiantbrain
May 11, 2023

Cult of the Old - Pandemic

Podcasts & Videos
Welcome to the latest episode of Cult of the Old! Each episode your hosts Iain Mc...
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thegiantbrain
May 09, 2023
The team are all back together once more to bring you the best in Tabletop Gaming ...