Box Breaking 179 Odin’s Ravens

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Apr 112016
 

Matt takes his first look at Odin’s Ravens.  On the video I said the game had a bgg rank of 150.  The information given to me was incorrect, it’s currently ranked 850.  Anyway it’s a game about racing around the world using a card driven mechanic.

I have played it half a dozen times now and I can’t believe how close the games have been.

Box Breaking 170 Dark Gothic Colonial Horror

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Oct 052015
 

In This Box Breaking Matt Takes a look at Dark Gothic Colonial Horror.  The stand alone expansion for the Dark Gothic deck building game from Flying Frog Productions.

Our friends at the Frog have added some interesting mechanics that I’m looking forward to.

Words with Arcane Wonders @ Gen Con 2015

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Aug 082015
 

I talk with Jerome about the Paladin and siren set,
Royals, City of Gears and Mage Wars academy, oh plus Onitama.

Thieves from Calliope @ Gen Con 2015

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Aug 052015
 

Thieves is a fast paced card game from Calliope in the near future. The goal is to get away with the most loot, but don’t get caught.

I will have more on this game for you in a couple of weeks.

Batman Fluxx from Looney Labs

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Jul 242015
 

batmanBatman Fluxx

$20.00

 

There’s a new dynamic duo in town!  Looney Labs and Cryptozoic have teamed up to bring you a heroic new card game in the Fluxx line: Batman Fluxx.  It’s action-packed with classic villains against Batman and his friends, not to mention all the other must-have bat-gear you’d expect from a melding of these two hobby favorites.

 

It’s game night in Gotham, and everyone’s favorite caped crusader is on the job. Crime is running amok and no one can win with villains on the table – so put on your utility belts and leap into the fray to help Batman and his friends clean things up!

 

Draw one and play one is just the beginning…Batman Fluxx has something for every bat fan!

 

2-6 players

Ages 8+

5-30 minute play time

Gen Con Count Down T-6 and Counting Mage Wars Academy

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Jul 242015
 

Academy-SetupMage Wars isn’t a new game but Arcane Wonders is consistently making great releases for the system.  Here is the Product Description for Mage Wars .

 

Mage Wars Academy pits you against your opponent in a Mage’s duel, using a unique Spellbook mechanic that provides you access to all you strategies rather than relying on the luck of the draw.  Train in your school, craft your spellbook, and test your skills at the Academy!

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