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Great, Another Promising Star Wars Board Game

Fantasy Flight has a pretty good track record with its Star Wars tabletop games, with two of them — X-Wing and Imperial Assault — in my crew’s regular rotation. They might soon be joined by a third.


The Great Board Game Pandemic Is Even Better With The Risk Legacy Treatment

Pandemic Legacy is an excellent new board game that physically changes every time you play.


PAX Australia 2015: An Event To Remember

It can be difficult to digest the entirety of PAX Australia — there’s so many games, panels, people and costumes to see.

To help the digestive process, here’s our entire coverage of the event from the minute the doors opened (well, to the queue area anyway) to the minute the doors closed.


How To Host A Board Games Night With People Who Don't Play Board Games

So you’ve started playing these new fangled board games and have somehow convinced your friends to come over and play them. How do you stop the night from turning into a horrible mess? I’ve hosted literally dozens of board game nights and there’s a very real chance that I’ve bumped into an expert on the subject at some point in my life. That makes me the ideal person to tell you how to have fun with your friends.


Fans Create The Ultimate Star Wars Tabletop Game

There are two very good Star Wars tabletop games out there right now. One set in space, one set on the ground. This custom scenario combines the two, and looks like the 2-1B’s knees.


Star Wars: Imperial Assault: The Kotaku Review

Imperial Assault is a board game that was released in late 2014. I only got around to playing it over the weekend, and I already count those months between as wasted.


Collector's Edition Cthulhu Yahtzee Comes With The Best Dice Cup (And Dice)

Themed versions of classic games come out all the time, but not all of them a worthy of attention. Slap some Lovecraft gear on it though and sadly, I have to admit, my interests are immediately raised. Even Cthulhu Yahtzee is enough to get me going.


The Board Games You Should Play With Your Children

As a parent of a two-year-old I found this profoundly interesting.

Simply put: if you pair reviews of board games with the age those board games are targeted at, there’s an interesting correlation. Board games for children literally get better the older your child becomes.


If You Can't Get Enough Portal In Your Life, Then Try This Board Game

For all those cantankerous types who don’t want other people to get cake.


Some Of The Rarest Board Games On Earth

Like video games and comics, there’s a weirdness to what makes a board game valuable. Sometimes it’s quality! Sometimes it’s scarcity. Sometimes it’s simply, well, weirdness.


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