Interview with designer, Zachary Eagle, on his game Go Nuts for Donuts! “In Go Nuts for Donuts, players deal out donuts from the deck equal to the amount of players. Each player has a number card for each player in the game. Players all pick a donut they want by placing one of their number …
He’s paid for his tickets and parked in lot ZYY a county over. Now, Unfairway gets to relive his Great Flags-attending, Roller Coaster Tycoon-playing youth in this preview of the theme-park-building game Unfair, currently on Kickstarter. Everyone keep your arms and legs inside the compartment at all times and… Enjoy the ride!
Interview with Alisha Volkman, on her new game, Underlings of Underwings. A game for 1-6 players, that mixing color theory, worker placement, set collection and dragons together into one game.
Mars is a lonely place… today. I mean, there’s a few rovers tooling around the planet, but it’s no place for humans. For the mission directors of Mars 04:45, they have plans to change all that. Fairway takes a look at real-time, multiplayer solitaire game: Mars 04:45.
Interview with Steve Finn (aka Dr Finn) behind his new game, Herbaceous coming from Pencil First Games. For up to 4-players, in “… Herbaceous, herb collectors compete to grow and store the most valuable medley of herbs.”
In this Meeple Report we tackle what is coming up in the last 2 months of The Inquisitive Meeple, why we are closing, what’s next, the awarding of not one but two Seal of Excellence’s and also a special meeple-sized review.
Interview with co-designer Dan Letzring on his new game, Gadgeteers. For 2 or 3 -players, “… take on the role of rival inventors jostling for the resources required to build a collection of the quirkiest gadgets.”
Fairway puts on his work gloves and safety goggles in this Kickstarter preview of Gadgeteers. Gadgeeters is a two- to three-player, bidding and bluffing by Letiman Games. Gadgeteers hits Kickstarter August 16th.
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Fairway picks up another Kickstarter preview where he’s the master of colorful dragon hatching operation. In the words of the famous They Might Be Giants: Roy G. Biv is a colorful man And he proudly stands at the rainbow’s end (So you’ll see him) So follow Fairway to the end of the rainbow as he …
Science Ninjas: Valence is a chemistry-themed card game for 2-5 players. Players draw elemental ninjas in a silent, but deadly, attempt to form powerful molecules. The molecules score points, gain bonuses, and can be used to destroy other players’ compounds. In this short review, Fairway takes a look at this Kickstarter-funded card game.
Put your chickens in the coop, herd your sheep, and round up your cattle. Fairway previews Druid City Games’s Barnyard Roundup, a no-frills, bluffing game for families and gamers. Barnyard Round is headed for Kickstarter on July 15th, 2016. See whether city-slicker Fairway can bluff his way onto the farm.
Fairway’s a lawyer, not a mechanical engineer. But this week, he takes on the machine-building, worker-placement game, Steam Works, by Tasty Minstrel Games and manages not to make any machines explode.
Turn back the clocks. No, it’s not Fall yet. But Fairway takes Foxtrot Games and Renegade Games Studio’s World’s Fair 1893 for a ride. Don’t worry readers of The Devil in the White City, this is not a survival or player elimination game. Instead, gather your supporters, collect your Midway Tickets, approve attractions, and earn points …
We talk to Joshua Mills about his new game, Rocky Road a la Mode. For 2-4 players, in Rocky Road, players … “Get in the driver seat and feel what it’s like to live the life of a sweet treat trucker! Stock up your truck, attract customers, and serve a hefty scoop of tasty frozen …
Another (very quick) edition of The Meeple Report