At the start of the year I made a resolution to review some heavier, deeper boardgames during 2017. Having played through all four eras of The Colonists in a single sitting, though, I’m beginning to regret that decision. This is no small game; in comes in a sizable box that doesn’t have any form of insert, just a whole lot of cardboard tokens and a pile of plastic bags to store it all in. The whole thing weighs over 3KG, takes up most of an average kitchen table and playing through the entire game can take up to eight hours. And oh man does it make my head hurt.
Another year has passed and that means it’s time to list my top ten favorite games of 2016.
Since we’re now officially six months into 2016 it’s only fitting to stop and chat briefly about the game’s that have already come and gone. Now, keep in mind that is purely a list of games I’ve played this year, which excludes any WiiU or PS4 exclusives since I […]
Following on from the company’s somewhat shocking announcement that it was going to allow cross-platform play Microsoft have surprised me yet again by shoving out a survey asking if gamers would be willing to sell back their digital games. “If the console digital games store for the console […]
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games Designed by: Adam Sadler & Brady Sadler Players: 1-4 RRP: £29.99 This game was provided free of charge for review by Esdevium Games. (Single-Player is a new series designed to review tabletop games that can be played solo, as well as with friends. While […]
Xbox One will be getting an update on November 12th that enables backwards compatibility with certain Xbox 360 games, an enticing prospect for those of us with extensive libraries of games. In anticipation Microsoft have released the list of games that will be compatible at the update’s launch, […]
This weekend on Steam you’ll be able to play ten games for free. The event officially starts October 16 at 10:00 a.m. PT (October 17 at 4:00 a.m. AEST), and during that time period you’ll be able to buy any of the games at a discount. Yes, this sadly […]