Archive for September, 2014

Piña Pirata

September 22, 2014 Leave a comment

To be perfectly honest, I forgot where I heard about this game first. But the whimsical art and the name “Donald X. Vaccarino”, the designer of Dominion, drew me in. Read more…



September 15, 2014 Leave a comment

Splendor was one of 2014’s nominees for the Spiel des Jahres, quite possibly the most prestigious award in board gaming. I picked it up on the strength of that alone. Was it worth it?

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Imperial Settlers

September 8, 2014 Leave a comment

One of the hot items at GenCon this year was Imperial Settlers from Portal Games. The available copies sold out early in the convention. Was the game worth all the hype? Read more…

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Hero Lab for iPad

September 1, 2014 Leave a comment

Hero Lab from Lone Wolf Development seemed like an unnecessary piece of software to me for the longest time. Then they released an app for the iPad and all of that changed. Read more…