How Fast Can You Find the Culprit?

WizKids has announced a real-time detective game, Turbo Sleuth , from designer Daniel Lee Yingjie. The artist for the game, which plays 2-8 players, is Anthony Cournoyer. The game is for ages 10 and up and plays in about 20 minutes.

In Turbo Sleuth , the players are simultaneously attempting to determine who murdered Old Miser McGreedy. In the basic mode of the game, the players are attempting to find the correct suspect and weapon. In the advanced mode, the players face additional objectives such as finding the witnesses, missing evidence, and sifting through alibis. There...

Upcoming 2021 HABA Releases

There are several new releases coming from HABA in the third quarter of 2021. These games include:

Hammer Time : Designed by Shaun Graham and Scott Huntington with artwork supplied by Natalie Behle, this is a 2-4 player game for ages 5 and up, in which the players are working to fill their wagons with gems - and not waking up Dragomir the Dragon. The play time is 15-30 minutes

Inspector Mouse: The Great Escape : Designed by Markus Nikisch with artwork provided by Valeska Scholz, this is a 1-4 player game for...

Coming Soon from Luma Imports

Two new games are coming soon from Luma Imports from publisher Sit Down!. Both games are expected to release in the third quarter of 2021.

The first game, Gravity Superstar , was originally released in 2018. The game is designed by Julian Allain with artwork supplied by Gyom. The game supports 2-6 players, ages 7 and up, and plays in about 20 minutes. This family game features a unique movement mechanism, as the player’s pawns move either one or two spaces on their turn, but then are affected by gravity which makes them fall until they...

14th Annual Dice Tower Awards

It's that time of year again where, during our Summer Spectacular , we are announcing the winners of our 14th Annual Gaming Awards. You can head over to our website here to see the entire list of winners. From "Most Welcoming Game" to "Best Game from a New Designer" - we have over fifteen different categories. 2020 was a rough year, but it was full of exciting new releases that deserve recognition. So without futher ado...

Congratulations to Kosmos!

In the co-operative trick-taking game The...

Last Aurora is getting a modular expansion

Pendragon Game Studio has announced the second expansion for Last Aurora , which will be Last Aurora: Frozen Steel . The expansion contains five independent and compatible modules that can be mixed and matched with previous content. In Last Aurora, one to four players are competitively racing across a post-apocalyptic tundra to get survivors to Aurora, an icebreaker ship that can provide sanctuary. Each player controls a convoy and crew that will explore locations, recruit survivors to their crew, and fight enemies as they navigate treacherous roads by managing fuel, food, and ammunition.

Last Aurora:...

More Machi Koro Coming Soon

Pandasaurus Games has announced Machi Koro 2 , a sequel to its best-seller Machi Koro . The sequel is designed by the original game’s designer, Masao Suganuma, with illustrations again provided by Noboru Hotta. The game plays 2-5 players, ages 10 and up, in about 45 minutes.

Lovers of the original game, Machi Koro , will find much that is familiar in Machi Koro 2 - don't worry the bakeries and business centers are still there - together with a lot that is different. You still want to develop your own city, but now there...

Leaders added to the Lost Ruins

Czech Games Edition (CGE) has announced an expansion to its wildly successful game, Lost Ruins of Arnak , entitled Lost Ruins of Arnak: Expedition Leaders . Like its predecessor, Expedition Leaders is designed by the team of Min and Elwen. The expansion is also using the same artists as the original game, Jakub Politzer, Jiří Kůs, Ondřej Hrdina, František Sedláček, and Milan Vavroň. The player count remains the same as the original game at 1-4 players, ages 12 and up, and plays in 30-120 minutes.

Lost Ruins of Arnak is a deck-building,...

Enter a 3D pop-up world in Wonder Book

Wonder Book is billed as the first interactive, pop-up game, and is set in the world of Oniria which is a kingdom of dragons. This wondrous world is filled with dragon-made wonders only accessible through a portal revealed in the Wonder Book . It’s a cooperative, narrative-driven game for 1-4 players, aged 10+, with a branching storyline, dungeon-crawler mechanisms, and a game board which is an interactive 3D pop-up book.

Each player takes on the role of a teenager in an adventurous group of friends. The game features a 10-hour long campaign consisting of...

Alien Petshop on Kickstarter

Alien Petshop has players run their own cosmic pet shop filled with cute and marginally dangerous pets who come from different parts of the galaxy. Gregory Grimsby is the designer, artist, and publisher of this engine-building game for 2-4 players, aged 11+, which plays in roughly 30 to 60 minutes.

In Alien Petshop workers have to care for the pets. Players roll and assign workers to help pets spawn offspring to sell and can also engineer new traits for them. Some workers can be careless and trigger a pet’s hazardous effects which,...

New games from Blue Orange

Blue Orange Games have announced a number of new games.

Pancake Monster features a giant pop up monster who players need to feed by sticking their hand down his throat … but they have to be careful as they never know when he’ll bite back. The first player to stack all of the pancakes on his tongue without the monster popping up and biting them wins! This game is suitable for ages 3+, plays in about 10 minutes, and caters for 2-4 players.

Wilson & Shep is a...

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