Review: Medabots Robattle

You may recall from my original posts about Medabots way back in May that I said I’d do a write up about the rules and what not. Well, here we are. This isn’t going to be a review in the traditional sense, rather, I’m just going to lay out the rules to the game and maybe…

Review: Siggil

Overview Siggil is a competitive card game for 2 to 4 players (or a solitaire card game for 1 player), ages 8 and up, designed by Henri Kermarrec, and published by Capsicum Games. Games are intended to last around 20 minutes. Please bear in mind that this review will be mostly for the solo variant of…

Review: The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game

Overview The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game (also known as The Lord of the Rings LCG) is a cooperative, deck building card game for 1 to 4 players, ages 13 and up, designed by Nate French, and published by Fantasy Flight Games. Games are intended to last between 30 and 90 minutes. Switching Things…

Review: Guillotine

I usually like to have a picture of my copy of the game on here, but, for reasons that will be discussed later, we no longer have the original box (at least, not to my knowledge). Overview Guillotine is a competitive card game for 2 to 5 players, ages 12 and up, designed by Paul…

Review: Wizard School

Overview Wizard School is a cooperative card game for 2 to 5 players, ages 12 and up, designed by Hank Green and Eric Johns, and publsihed by DFTBA Games. Games are intended to last between 40 and 90 minutes. Setup Being a card game, there isn’t much to setting up a game of Wizard School. Here’s how…

Review: Kodama

Overview Kodama is an abstract strategy game for 2 to 5 players, ages 14 and up, designed by Daniel Solis, and published by Action Phase Games. Games are intended to last around 30 minutes. Setup Setting up Kodama is fairly easy, with the most complicated task being shuffling a few decks of cards. Here’s how setup should run:…

Review: Onitama

Overview Onitama is an abstract strategy game for 2 players, ages 8 and up,  designed by Shimpei Sato, and published by Arcane Wonders. Games are intended to last between 10 and 30 minutes. Setup Setup for Onitama is as easy as it gets. Each player chooses a set of pawns (blue or red) and sets them up…