Deep Rock Galactic Coming to Tabletop

Ghost Ship Games and Coffee Stain Publishing have announced that they are putting the award-winning game Deep Rock Galactic from the video format into the board game one. Ghost Ship Games has partnered with Mood Publishing and Ole Steiness, the man who designed such titles as Champions of Midgard and Police Precinct , to release the title.

At this point, not much is known of the title yet. It has been confirmed that the game will be a 1-4 player cooperative dungeon crawler that combines the traversal and exploration aspects of Deep Rock Galactic...

In Other News - Pirates, Awards, Dinosaurs, and ... Alice Cooper?

In Stefan Dorra’s Pirates , from Queen Games , 3 - 5 players capture ships and discover lost places to gain booty and ducats. Pirates can join together to create tough boarding parties and spread fear among the high sees … as long as they can afford to pay them, or they could face a mutiny! The player who manages their boarding parties the best will earn the most ducats and be crowned the winner! The game, intended for players aged 14+, features art from Michael Mayne and plays in roughly 45 minutes....

Crescent Moon - asymmetric area control in the Middle East

Osprey Games has announced Crescent Moon, an asymmetric area control game set in the 10th century Middle East. The game is designed by Steven Mathers, and his designer diary for Crescent Moon cites Chaos in the Old World and Dune as inspirations for the game. Five factions will compete for victory with different, yet interconnected, ways of achieving victory. The interwoven nature of the factions is designed to create tense negotiations and political intrigue. All of the factions need to be in the game, and only some can be automated, so the...

Let’s All Play Pink!

Days of Wonder, Asmodee, and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation have all teamed up for a first in the board game industry: an exclusive train set is being released that will have the classic pink coloring used by the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The profits made from this special edition will all go towards breast cancer research worldwide.

Ticket to Ride: Play Pink, a fundraising charity project, is a limited edition Train & Station Set available for preorder on the Asmodee website for $5/5€, and will ship in October. The new train set can be used...

Dominion Now Has Allies

Rio Grande Games has announced the fourteenth expansion for its evergreen deck building game Dominion , Dominion: Allies , which was designed by Donald X. Vaccarino. The expansion plays 2-4 players, ages 14 and up, in less than 30 minutes.

Dominion: Allies adds 400 new cards to the game and introduces Allies that will do Favors for the players because they have finally managed to make friends with the barbarian hordes. The barbarians have given the players gifts and the players have given gifts in return. This treaty worked out for everyone involved, right?...

Be the King of the Pirates in Glory Islands

Rio Grande Games has announced a new racing game, Glory Islands . The game is designed by Arve D. Fühler, who has designed such games as Monasterium and Pagoda . The artwork for the game is supplied by Harald Lieske. Glory Islands supports 2-4 players, ages 14 and up, and takes 30-45 minutes to play.

Glory Islands is a simultaneous play game in which the players are playing sailing cards from their hands. Each of the sailing cards define the turn order, how far ships can move on the board, and...

Mickey and Friends are in Snack Shack Chaos

The OP (aka USAopoly) has announced a new family game, Disney Mickey And Friends Food Fight . No designer or artist is currently credited for the game, which plays 3-5 players, ages 6 and up. Disney Mickey And Friends Food Fight takes about 15 minutes to play.

In Disney Mickey And Friends Food Fight , it seems that Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck have decided to treat their ladies Minnie and Daisy with lunch from the local Snack Shack. However, the boys run into trouble on the way there trying to race each other...

From The Great British Bake-Off to a co-op card game

Skybound Games is publishing Kim Joy's Magic Bakery , a cooperative card game featuring Kim-Joy Hewlett, a finalist on the ninth season of The Great British Bake-Off who currently writes a baking column for the British newspaper The Guardian . In the game, two to five players will work together to fulfill the orders of as many of the seven customers as possible that visit the bakery each scenario. Each customer has a food order the players will create by accumulating ingredient cards and layer cards. Layers are baked using ingredients. The layer supply is fixed, while...

Clash for Eternia

CMON Limited has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its latest game, Masters of the Universe: The Board Game - Clash for Eternia , which is designed by Leo Almeida and Michael Shinall. The artwork for the game is provided by Henning Ludvigsen. Masters of the Universe: The Board Game - Clash for Eternia supports 1-4 players, ages 14 and up, and plays in about an hour.

Masters of the Universe: The Board Game - Clash for Eternia can be played either cooperatively or competitively as a one versus many game. Each side, the...

One Deck Galaxy - Leave the dungeon for outer space

Asmadi Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for One Deck Galaxy . As an iteration of other Asmadi Games titles, One Deck Galaxy will feature gameplay inspired by One Deck Dungeon in the setting of 1001 Odysseys .

You start by pairing a Homeworld with a Society to create your faction. Then select an Adversary to play against on normal or hard mode. Your Homeworld selection will determine your starting pool of dice, a starting technology, and a Milestone goal. Your Society selection will add another technology and additional Milestone goals. On your...

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