Barbarossa Deck Building Game

If you were to look up the word “Problematic” in the dictionary. There’s a pretty good chance that a picture of Barbarossa could be sitting right there. This game is definitely not for everyone, and there are several reasons why people might not want to play it. Barbarossa the DBG was produced by Arclight Games…

alakaSLAM: Racquets & Runes

There are a few ways to get me to buy a game sight unseen. The top three are Make a game with a weird theme, make it small, make it cheap. A couple weeks ago while having a day in Indianapolis, I stopped at my favorite game store that I don’t currently work at: The…

They’re At the Post

I write a weird record blog at New Adventures In Why-Fi where I just reviewed a horse racing “board game” where races are announced on unique vinyl albums. Read my review below! They’re At the Post!

Apollo XIII – Keep or Cull?

First up on the potential chopping block is Apollo XIII, designed by Andrea Crespi. There are two taglines on the box. One is “Live the Experience of the Apollo XIII Mission!” The other is “Failure is Not an Option.” Let’s see if she is right. Apollo XIII was released in 2015 by Passport Game Studios…