Leagues of Adventure, Rocket Race : be first to the moon!

It’s 1898 and the century is drawing to a close. Her Imperial Majesty Queen Victoria has decided that by the turn of the century, Britain shall have placed a man on the moon and incorporated it into the great British Empire. So time is ticking, and all the Leagues of Adventure wants to be the one who launches that rocket and wins the admiration of the Queen and the Empire. In the game Leagues of Adventure: Rocket Race you all race to the finish line, trying to build the best rocket you can before your opponents and pray lady luck is on your side so that your launch is successful. Now strap on your goggles and gather your best scientists, it’s time to race for the moon!

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Chickapig : herd your chicken/pig hybrids to safety!

While I was moving I was contacted by a guy called Brian who asked if I was interested in trying out his new game Chickapig. Of course I was! So across the big Atlantic these chickapigs flew, and landed on well, my balcony. The inaugural game for both apartment and (my first own) balcony became Chickapig. I received a prototype as the game has not been released yet. So yes, this is a preview! In this cute and simple game you are trying to get your chickapigs to simply cross the board. Why? To get to the other side of course! So let’s have a look shall we?

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Kick It! #4

It’s time for another post of Kickstarter highlights! actually, next week I will share my first full Kickstarter preview-review with you guys, but that particular game won’t be live for another month or so. Instead, this week we’ll take a look at two dice driven games – one about the struggle for the crown of the kingdom, the other all about building fun steampunk inventions. And to top it all off, a tense 10 minute deduction game for two players. Time’s ticking, so let’s go!

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Coloretto : collect those chameleons!

Yes, I’m back! It’s been a month and my move has been successful. While the game part of my living room isn’t completely done yet I can now live and game in my new apartment. I haven’t had time to set up any new games but I thought I’d give you all a quick overview of a really neat little filler game about chameleons that I took pictures of several months ago. It is called Coloretto and is a really neat and simple little card game with bright colours. In it you simply have to collect these charming little chameleons. But don’t make your collection too diverse, or you might lose. Ready to spot some chameleons? Good, cause here we go!

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