How to Baby Proof Your Board Game Shelf (such as a Kallax) and Protect Your Games!

As a parent of twin toddlers, my first concern is their safety. My sprawling Kallax shelves of board games pose some serious risks. They can fall over, games can topple, and as a secondary concern—my games can be damaged and dirtied by their curious little jam hands. So what are the options to baby-proof your … Read more

Tawantinsuyu: The Inca Empire Review – May Thy Workers Descend!

The Coricancha in Cusco, Peru contained five temples, including the highly significant Temple of the Sun, making it the center of religious life for the Incan empire. As such, it is also the center of Tawantinsuyu: The Inca Empire. Tawantinsuyu: The Inca Empire is a 1-4 player worker placement game from board game designer Dávid … Read more

Perseverance: Castaway Chronicles Preview (Dávid Turczi/Mindclash Games)

Making a modern board game these days is no simple task. The standards are high and the expectations are even higher. Behind the scenes, the process can take years for design and development alone. Afterwards, you have to have a publisher willing to take a risk on that game, integrate artwork, manufacture, and handle fulfillment. … Read more

Podcast: Episode 8 – Online Conventions, Sanctum, and More

On our way through the depths of pandemic gaming, we talk about navigating the maze of online conventions, the winds of change with trick taking games, the shiny SdJ winners, and more treasures leading to the final boss: our deep dive review of Sanctum. Online Conventions and catch up: 1:36 Spiel des Jahres: 8:34 Paradise … Read more