Category Archive: Table Top

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Ninja Camp’

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We’ve already played and fallen in love with two games from Action Phase Games – Heroes Wanted and Scoundrel Society. This week we’re jumping into the second entry in their series of ‘Small Box, Big… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Scoundrel Society’

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Do you know what always kicks ass? Awesome and classy thieves. Danny Ocean, Lupin III, Catwoman, Robin Hood, Sly Cooper…these characters bleed coolness. When we read the premise of ‘Scoundrel Society’ on Kickstarter… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘A Study in Emerald’

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It’s been 700 years since Cthulhu and the Old Ones crossed the dimensional portal to Earth and took control of the world. The Elder Gods have become royalty, each ruling a major nation through… Continue reading

10 Tabletop Games We’re Getting in 2016

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Ah, 2016. So much to look forward to. For one thing, we’re looking forward to chilling out and playing some of the weird and wonderful games heading our way over the next few… Continue reading

Top 10 Board Games for Betraying Your Friends

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There’s a tabletop game on Kickstarter at the moment right now called ‘Secret Hitler‘, a game based around advancing your teams agenda without knowing exactly who else is on your team. Also one… Continue reading

Tabletop Review: ‘XCOM’

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Oh, hey…a board game based on a video game. That totally sounds like a worthwhile investment. Kinda like replacing a Blu-Ray with a VHS. On the other hand, I’ve long loved the XCOM game… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Marvel Legendary’

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Or ‘Legendary: Marvel’. It’s not clear and we’re seen it written both ways. Either way it’s an Upper Deck deck building game under the Legendary heading based in the Marvel universe. It’s always… Continue reading

The 5 People You Don’t Want to Play Board Games With

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Playing tabletop games is one of my favourite social activities. I loved them as a kid and have been embracing the current renaissance brought about by the influx of European style games like ‘Settlers… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Kremlin’

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In Soviet Russia, politics…well, they’re very entertaining! Also confusing for newcomers, not helped by the awkwardly organised instruction book in the most recent version of the game. If your going into this one… Continue reading

Tabletop Tuesday: ‘Exploding Kittens’

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Needless to say, this isn’t the first tabletop game to employ an attention getting title. It’s evocative of the already popular ‘Kittens in a Blender’. Yet this game has become a pre-order smash… Continue reading