Posted Thursday, 7-Dec-2017
Go to a dark party, swim with some evil-looking fishes, and visit an Imaginarium in this week’s Board Game News Brief!
Attend balls, ride parade floats, and go on peaceful walks in the park. After all, what could possibly go wrong…?
Sanctum of Twilight spreads a veneer of normalcy and idyll but lurking beneath are two more scenarios – each packed with secrets for you to discover through the app.
Mansions of Madness is one of the most popular Lovecraft games at BoardGamePrices – clearly the adventure and exploration has really hit it off with gamers.
From Bruno Cathala (Kingdomino) and Florian Sirieix comes Imaginarium, a game which we don’t know much about but looks like this.
Instantly interested. More details to follow!
This expansion to the submerged set collection game Abyss features, well…
With new cards and new monsters, this expansion increases the importance of the combat and exploration portion of the game. Previously only a track, strange leviathans now roam the undersea kingdom’s borders…
Abyss is a ridiculously gorgeous game of set collection set underwater that’s definitely worth checking out.
If you want a great solo or two player co-op game, Nemo’s War is considered among the best.
Dark fantasy fables abound in Stuffed, a game of adorable stuffed animals searching for their souls and finding their destiny.
Despite the cutesy art style, the game contains some mildly disturbing elements and may not be suitable for children. Roll dice, recruit mercenaries or loyal teammates, and complete your mission with your Stuffed heroes.
Evil High Priest is… exactly what it says.
A game by Cthulhu War’s Sandy Petersen, Evil High Priest is about, well… summoning Great Old Ones. Gather rituals, break out henchmen, and fight off the monster hunters, but remember: there can be only one High Priest.
This week’s Centerpiece is The Rules Girl.
Her YouTube Channel is 3-10 minute videos explaining how to play board games… and that’s really it! Recently made a member of The Dice Tower, she makes truly excellent videos.
And that’s it for the News Brief! Don’t forget to check out November’s Most Popular Board Game Searches and what’s coming this December, including our Game of the Month: Twilight Imperium 4th Edition! Expect our review later this month.
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Pandemic: Fall of Rome, a reprint of Ankh-Morpork, Horizon Zero Dawn gets a board game, Everdell expansion, and more in this week’s News Brief.
A month after the biggest four days in gaming, the hype has settled, the halls have cleared, and these are our picks for the six best games that came out at Gen Con.