Review – Wilderness from Fryx Games http://www.fryxgames.se/ Designer – Daniel Fryxelius and Thomas Fryxelius Art – Daniel Fryxelius Fryx Games has supplied a review copy of this game Last year at Essen Spiele, I spotted a hand made copy of Wilderness which was simply gorgeous. The Brothers Fryxelius told me that they had plans to … Continue reading Review – Wilderness from Fryx Games
Boardgames in Blighty Essen 2016 News – You’ve heard of Terraforming Mars, but who are Fryx Games? Shameless plug here – if you’ve been following Boardgames in Blighty for a while you may have noticed that I have reviewed previous fun games published by the Fryxelius Brothers. I had the chance to meet these awesome guys a … Continue reading Boardgames in Blighty Essen 2016 News – You’ve heard of Terraforming Mars, but who are @FryxGames?
Boardgames in Blighty News -Empires in America, Edition 2 – Victory Point Games Press Release The Little Game Company That Could would like to announce that the following title is now available for pre-order: Empires in America, Edition 2! Created by veteran designer Joe Miranda, Empires in America is a solitaire States of SiegeTM game of the conflict … Continue reading Boardgame in Blighty News -Empires in America, Edition 2 – Victory Point Games Press Release
Boardgames in Blighty Kickstarter News 8/11/14 – If I had the cash I’d look at… (includes a rant at Queen Games and smaller rant at Worthington Publishing) Yet more zombies, wizards, knights, castles, dragons and dungeons feature in new Kickstarter. Designers and publishers, please try and do something a bit different. PLEASE! You are boring … Continue reading Boardgames in Blighty Kickstarter News 8/11/14 – If I had the cash I’d look at…
Review – Bobby Lee 3rd Edition from Columbia Games Design – Tom Dalgliesh Map art – Eric Hotz After their successful Kickstarter campaign, Columbia Games published a 3rd edition of Bobby Lee which covers the Eastern theatre of the American Civil War, in particular, the campaigns in Virginia. From the Columbia Games website – Bobby Lee brings … Continue reading Review – Bobby Lee 3rd Edition from Columbia Games
Boardgames in Blighty International TableTop Day Event I sponsored an event for International Table Top Day yesterday and it went really well. To be honest, I didn’t know how many people to expect but guessed that maybe 15 or so would be a good result. I was so pleased to see that around 40 showed … Continue reading Boardgames in Blighty International TableTop Day Event
Day 2 was another good one at the Essen games fair, although I did need to leave for my return flight.
Review – Thunderstone Advance from AEG (a solitaire viewpoint) Designers – Ed Bolme, Mike Elliott, Mark Wooton Art – Jason Engle, Erich Schreiner, Mark Tarrisse, Shane Tyree Thanks to AEG for providing a review copy of this game First there was Dominion, which brought deck-building to our attention in a big way. I struggled to … Continue reading Review – Thunderstone Advance from AEG (a solitaire viewpoint)
Review – Empires in America from Victory Point Games, designed by Joseph Miranda The 3rd in Victory Point Games’ States of Siege series, Empires in America places you as the solo player in a heck of a predicament as the French Player in your colony of New France (North America between Halifax and the Ohio … Continue reading Review – Empires in America from Victory Point Games