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Top 40 Cooperative Board Games (2019 Edition)

Co-op Board Games • 3/19/2019

If you're looking for a co-op board game to try out with your group, you'll want to take a look at our top 40 cooperative board games of all-time!...

SXSW Gaming Awards

Kolossal Games • 3/19/2019

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To Pledge Or Not To Pledge . . . That Is The Question.

Zatu Games • 3/13/2019

Do I make my Kickstarter pledge or not? That's a common question we find ourselves asking as the Kickstarter phenomenon continues to rise. Read more....

4 Top Games for the Solo Gamer

Zatu Games • 3/13/2019

Sometimes we're desperate to play a game and no one else is! With this in mind we've put together a list of four top games for the solo gamer in you!...

I'm Now a Paleontologist Because of Dino Dig

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 3/13/2019

A Set Collection Game of Risk, Chance, ....and Dinosaurs!

On March 14th We’re Streaming The Estates!

Shut Up & Sit Down • 3/13/2019

Quinns: Hey everybody! Just a heads-up that on Thursday the 14th we’ll be streaming one or two games of The Estates, a simple yet legendarily cruel auction game of (a) trying to work with your friend...

Extraterrestrial skirmishes are inevitable as the John Carter of Mars: Core Rulebook gets released

GAMING TREND • 3/12/2019

Modiphius Entertainment announced that it has recently released the John Carter of Mars: Core Rulebook in print alongside a host of new supplementary material and miniatures. The items are available ...

A Note for Murder Preview

Board Game Quest • 3/12/2019

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a paid preview, you can find out more information here. Wi...

GAMES NEWS! 11/03/19

Shut Up & Sit Down • 3/12/2019

Matt: Good afternoon, newshunters! Steady thy quiver; wiggle thine swords – new news is blooming in the wildlands just behind you, if you stay very still I’ll shoot over your shoulder and kill a bit...

Kickstarters of the Week: 3/11

Board Game Quest • 3/11/2019

This week, today in fact, marks the start of the 2019 Gama Trade Show. If you aren’t familiar with that one, I’m not surprised. It’s an industry trade show for retailers and distr...

Limited Edition Cthulhu Coins by Sandy Petersen & Metallic Legends

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 3/11/2019

An extraordinary set of ten LIMITED EDITION coins based upon legendary game designer Sandy Petersen's vision of the Cthulhu Mythos.

New Star Wars sourcebook, Collapse of the Republic, announced by Fantasy Flight Games, second to cover the Clone Wars

GAMING TREND • 3/9/2019

Following the announcement of Allies and Adversaries in January, Fantasy Flight Games today announced a new sourcebook covering the latter days of the Clone Wars, picking up where Rise of the Separat...

Fight Your Friends Card Game - Evocative Theme + Strategy In a Small Package

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 3/8/2019

A fun, fast deck-dueling game.

Due to unprecedented demand, Wingspan may not be at your local game store tomorrow- here’s why:

GAMING TREND • 3/8/2019

As Wingspan is released in games stores worldwide, Stonemaier Games has addressed the concerns of availability and offered an apology. They also provide explanations to the shortage and address misco...

Explore new areas with Pathfinder Second Edition this August

GAMING TREND • 3/8/2019

Paizo recently announced that its highly anticipated second edition to the roleplaying game Pathfinder will finally be released on August 1, with a whole slew of supplementary items available to purc...

Abstract strategy game Thrive hits Kickstarter, involves changing how your pieces move as you play

GAMING TREND • 3/6/2019

Easy to learn, but deeply strategic, Thrive is a board game where players can change how their pieces will move the following turn in an attempt to take out their opponent’s pieces. The project was l...

Have more fun in the dungeon as Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina animated special heads to Kickstarter

GAMING TREND • 3/5/2019

Recently, acclaimed web series Critical Role announced that it has released a Kickstarter campaign for its animated adaptation of The Legend of Vox Machina, which consisted of the show’s first season...

Journey more than 20,000 leagues under the sea with Nemo Rising this September

GAMING TREND • 3/5/2019

Today, Wizkids announced that it will release the cooperative boardgame Nemo Rising to local game stores this September. The game will allow up to four players to participate in two different scenari...

GAMES NEWS! 04/03/19

Shut Up & Sit Down • 3/5/2019

Quinns: Matt left for a skiing holiday this weekend, while I stayed in and played Scrabble. The less said about this state of affairs, the better. Let’s get on with the news....

Kickstarters of the Week: 3/4

Board Game Quest • 3/4/2019

March is finally here and hopefully that means winter is finally on its way out. We are still a long way from convention season, so you have plenty of times to prepare your wallets. Not much else t...

Games of the Month – February 2019

Zatu Games • 3/4/2019

February may be a shorter month but that doesn't mean that we slow down on the board game front. Here are our Games of the Month for February 2019!...

2018 Designer of the Year Award

The Opinionated Gamers • 3/1/2019

Well, I guess it’s that time of the year again.  As you all know, there are several jillion awards for Game of the Year, from different organizations or representing different nations.  But there’s...

New Board Game Kickstarter Teases Playtesting as Potential Stretch Goal

Meeple Mountain • 3/1/2019

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Kickstarted in under two hours, Zombies in Space promises exciting card-driven combat, hand-painted minis, and a $500,000 stretch...

Is a Cave In Risk Worth Getting another Gold Piece? Dig into that with the Mini Miners on Kickstarter!

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 2/28/2019

A 2 - 4 players family tabletop game featuring dwarves, beards and gold! Recruit your miners, equip them and send them in the mine!

Limited Edition Darth Vader commander expansion for Star Wars: Legion coming exclusively to Star Wars Celebration 2019

GAMING TREND • 2/28/2019

Attendees of Star Wars Celebration will have the opportunity to pick up a Limited Edition Darth Vader commander expansion for the tabletop game Star Wars: Legion. This expansion will also feature a u...

Games for Two that Scale Up Well

Zatu Games • 2/27/2019

It's tricky to find board games for two that then scale up well through their respective player counts. Here are four good examples to try....

Talisman: Kingdom Hearts Edition revealed by The OP, first of two licensed versions coming this year

GAMING TREND • 2/27/2019

As a part of a collaboration between USAopoly and Games Workshop, the first of two licensed versions of Talisman has been revealed to be Kingdom Hearts Edition. This version will be for up to 6 playe...

Ghosts of Saltmarsh to be released in May, brings classic ocean-based campaigns to the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons

GAMING TREND • 2/27/2019

This May, Dungeons & Dragons’ next publication, Ghosts of Saltmarsh, will be released on shelves and will contain fifth edition adaptations of popular classic campaigns. These adventures will lead pl...

Could you be Top Cop? Find out in The Police Board Game!

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 2/26/2019

New Board Game Atlas Site Features: Gold, Avatars, Feeds

Board Game Atlas • 2/26/2019

I've spent about 10 days working on some new features to launch along side our board game sweepstakes!

Kickstarters of the Week: 2/25

Board Game Quest • 2/26/2019

With March starting this weekend, I’m happy to finally put winter in my rearview mirror. Between the Polar Vortex and lots of snow, this winter has been crazy. That being said, we’ve al...

Interview with Stuart Pierce Designer of Expansion or Extinction: A Triumph & Tragedy Series Game from GMT Games

The Players' Aid • 2/26/2019

In the July 2018 Monthly Update from GMT Games came an announcement for a “new space game that we mostly know how to play” called Expansion or Extinction: A Triumph & Tragedy Series...

Keyforge Sealed Tournaments: The Pros and Cons

Start Your Meeples • 2/25/2019

Keyforge exploded onto the scene in 2018 and has introduced a new way of playing card games. Let’s look at pros and cons of the Sealed Tournament style....

News round-up: Space, love and tiny battles

Zatu Games • 2/23/2019

These past few days have seen a slew of game announcements and releases. Read on for more details on upcoming titles spanning far-flung galaxies in space....

WizKids announces partnership to feature The Orville in upcoming line of HeroClix

GAMING TREND • 2/22/2019

The Orville is heading to HeroClix, the collectible miniatures game featuring figures from Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Star Trek, Halo and more licensed properties. The first product to be released fro...

Melding roleplay, LARP, and filmmaking, Masters of the Box is an experience like no other

GAMING TREND • 2/21/2019

In late November of 2018, the parks and fields of Tennessee bore witness to magic in the making. A team of strange people clad in armor spoke with the voices of others, and all around was the clamor ...

Interview with Peter McPherson, designer of Tiny Towns

Meeple Mountain • 2/21/2019

Join Meeple Mountain as we welcome Peter McPherson, designer of Tiny Towns to the interview table!...

Fight As The Loch Ness vs Bigfoot in Cryptid Crash!

Board Game Atlas Board Game Search • 2/20/2019

GAMES NEWS! 18/02/19

Shut Up & Sit Down • 2/19/2019

Matt: Morning Quinns! How was your weeken– Quinns: Matt I watched SO MUCH of The Expanse. I was thinking we could write the whole Games News in Belter Creole. Matt: OK. I hear you, but I worry that...

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