Bringing Gaming to the Blind!

Sorry it’s been a little longer than normal between updates…real life blah blah.  I will have a new game post up in the next few days. I did want to point people a Kickstarter project that I find to be a wonderful idea. It still has 3 weeks left, and has already met it’s initial goal….

The Spiel presents: Gamer’s Edition Scopa

Right now on Kickstarter, my friends over at The Spiel podcast are trying to fund the printing of a Gamer themed deck of Scopa cards. Scopa is an Italian card game, where players are trying to sweep cards from the middle of the table for points.  It’s typically played with a specialized 40-card deck.  I…

Gemblo

In 2003, the US finally got hold of a little game called Blokus.  It was a simple game, many likened it to a board game version of Tetris.  As we sit here a full decade later, Blokus has gained a fair level of mainstream success.  It is now sold in mass market retailers, as well…

12 Days

On the 12th day of January, the internet gave to me, a review of 12 Days… a Christmas themed card game designed by James Ernest and Mike Selinker.  Two famous designers.  A famous theme.   Do the two add up to a game worthy of future family holidays?  And, how ridiculous should you feel trying…