Designed by: Raphael Guiton, Jean-Batpise Lullien and Nicolas Raoult Published by: Gullotine Games Players: 1-6 RRP: £79.99 Review copy provided free of charge by Esdevium Games. [twitter-follow screen_name=’wolfsgamingblog’ show_count=’yes’] Since I began reviewing board games I’ve been told numerous times that I need to check out Zombicide, but […]
Just recently I published a review of XCOM: The Board Game which focused on what it was like to play the game alone. The review is part of an ongoing series titled Single-Player, which as the name implies is all about checking out games that can be […]
Robinson Crusoe is the kind of game that scares people away with its collection of tokens and cards and tiles that contribute to a tabletop experience that’s actually quite easy to understand once everything clicks. You’ve got to make it through the rulebook first, though, which spans 20-pages and isn’t great at explaining how everything works, leaving a lot of ambiguities that must be waded through. It’s worth the effort, though, as this is a thematic and very well designed game that places you into the role of a person stranded on a mysterious island who must survive the random events that will befall you every turn while trying to make good decisions about building shelter, hunting animals, creating items, gathering resources and exploring the island.
Bungie’s upcoming game Destiny is promising to introduce a unique multiplayer experience into the world. The sneaky matchmaking system carefully slots other players into your session, and vice versa, when the situation calls for it, creating something that is almost an MMO, but not quite, while supposedly retaining […]