When you ask avid board gamers how they got into the hobby, a common response you’ll hear is that tabletop games acted as a sort of in-person replacement to the video games they were playing. They tried board games at the suggestion of a friend and were hooked. The experience of gathering around a table … Read more
Simone Luciani took cover under the shade of an apple tree to ponder life, the universe, and game design. While deep in thought, an apple fell from a branch of the tree onto Luciani’s head. “Eureka,” he exclaimed! And at that moment, Newton, published by Cranio Creation and CMON was born. Newton is a medium … Read more
Four Italian board game designers have produced some our favorite eurogames over the years. This post helps clarify the relationship between the four, and the games that they’ve made.
Learn about Board Game Squad’s free utility, BGGTidy, and how you can use it to apply Marie Kondo’s famous KonMari method to your board game collection. Using the tool, board games that don’t “spark joy” will be added to your BoardGameGeek trade list.
Are you a fan of Stefan Feld’s classic, The Castles of Burgundy? Check out our review to see how the newly released digital version stacks up to ye olde cardboard.