A Solitary Unboxing – Xia: Embers of a Forsaken Star

Welcome once more to my unboxing series! Today I’ll be showing you the Kickstarter edition of Xia: Embers of a Forsaken Star! This is an expansion to the original Xia that includes some features I’m very excited for, including solo play! There was also an option in the Kickstarter to get a recolored version of … More A Solitary Unboxing – Xia: Embers of a Forsaken Star

Insert Review – Broken Token – Dead of Winter: The Long Night

Welcome to another insert review! Last week I showed off the swanky Dead of Winter insert from The Broken Token. This week is his brother, the insert for The Long Night stand-alone expansion! ~|Assembly|~ All the pieces! This one had about the same amount as the Dead of Winter insert, however this one doesn’t have … More Insert Review – Broken Token – Dead of Winter: The Long Night

Origins Recap

Origins was a complete blast! We had an amazing time! This was our first board game convention and it definitely won’t be our last. It was great getting to be with amazing people within the gaming community. We weren’t sure at first how accepting everyone at ORIGINS would be, but it turned out to be … More Origins Recap

A Solitary Unboxing – Nemo’s War (Second Edition)

Welcome again to my unboxing series! Today I’ll be showing you the Kickstarter edition of Nemo’s War (Second Edition). This is a primarily solo game (though there is a co-op mode as well) so I was super excited to finally receive it! Without further ado, let’s dive in! The bags and pin were Kickstarter-exclusive items, … More A Solitary Unboxing – Nemo’s War (Second Edition)

A Solitary Unboxing – Star Wars Destiny: Spirit of Rebellion Booster Box

Welcome to another unboxing! Today’s is a non-traditional unboxing in that it’s not a normal tabletop game that I’ll be showing. Instead, it’s a booster box (36 packs) of Star Wars Destiny from the Spirit of Rebellion set! I got the starter packs for this game recently and wanted to invest a little more so … More A Solitary Unboxing – Star Wars Destiny: Spirit of Rebellion Booster Box

Barenpark Demo ~500 Preview 6/17 from Origins

Editor note: This is Sarah (Marti’s partner)’s first foray into writing for us. She’ll have an intro up sometime next week and you will see content from her from time to time. Enjoy! Game:  Bärenpark Publisher: Lookout Spiele & Mayfair Games Designer: Phil Walker-Harding Art: Klemens Franz Main Game Mechanisms: Tile laying Number of Players: 2 to 4 Game Time: 30 … More Barenpark Demo ~500 Preview 6/17 from Origins