Kickstarter Preview – Medioevo Universalis

It seems like lately in the board game community simpler, faster, and smaller have become the new standards. Fewer and farther between are the long, sweeping board games like Twilight Imperium 3 and Through the Ages. But, the Kickstarter for Medioevo Universalis is a throw back to the longer games of old. It boasts 1180+…

Kickstarter Preview – Elemental Mystics

Elemental Mystics is an expandable card game with a mythological/fantasy theme currently on Kickstarter. The campaign’s “how to play” video shows some really unique twists on the traditional 2 player card games that have been prevalent in the past. I should think that players who enjoyed Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn would find this game interesting…

Kickstarter Preview – Catacombs & Castles

Currently on Kickstarter, and already funded, is Catacombs & Castles by Elzra Games. Sound and look familiar? It should! From the campaign: “Catacombs & Castles is a standalone fantasy, dexterity board game that can be played by itself or can expand Catacombs Third Edition.” “Catacombs & Castles is a new fast paced, standalone title from…

Kickstarter Preview – Sovrano

Cambium Games has launched Sovrano on Kickstarter! You may remember that I posted my review of Sovrano about 2 weeks ago, but if you missed it here is the link. I absolutely loved the game and thought that the workmanship was simply amazing! Sovrano is an abstract strategy game where players control 3 types of units;…

Kickstarter Preview – LOAD

If you’re a fan of miniatures then LOAD, currently on Kickstarter, is worth checking out. The miniatures look amazing, and it’s unusual to find miniature games that support up to 6 players. The campaign has tons of stretch goals, and is already over 700% funded. From the LOAD Kickstarter campaign: “League of Ancient Defenders (LOAD)…

Kickstarter Preview – 7 & 7

7 & 7 is a card game where 2 to 5 players take sides in the battle of good and evil! Players have access to double sided cards; one side with a Virtue, and the other side with a Sin. Each one of these gives a special ability. The first player to collect a set…

Kickstarter Preview – Plague Inc. The Board Game

Have you ever played the great game/app, Plague Inc? I have, and it’s a lot of fun! In Plague Inc. the player controls a deadly disease and tries to destroy humanity, balancing lethality and infectivity when upgrading the disease. Spread too slowly and humans will find the cure. Kill too quickly and your hosts will…

Kickstarter Preview – Space Race

Space Race is in its final days on Kickstarter and is successfully funded already. The game promises a deep, strategic experience in a small package and some great artwork. The description from the Space Race Kickstarter Campaign: “The world struggles in the Cold War, and many see the sky as the next battlefield. The era…

Kickstarter Preview – Campaign Trail

Campaign Trail by Cosmic Wombat Games is live on Kickstarter now! Even with the excitement of the current real world campaign battle aside, Campaign Trail promises an exciting, deeply strategic game where players advertise, travel the map with their candidates and battle for control of the states. From the Campaign Trail Kickstarter Campaign: “Campaign Trail…