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The World of Viticulture is Now Open

Stonemaier Games has announced a cooperative expansion for its well-regarded game Viticulture entitled Viticulture World . This expansion was designed by Mihir Shah and Francesco Testini and developed by Jamey Stegmaier. The artwork is provided by Andrew Bosley. The expansion supports 1-6 players, ages 13 and up, and takes 60-120 minutes to play. The base game is required in order to play the new expansion.

In Viticulture World , players will cooperate with members of their own family in 7 asymmetric continents as they attempt to achieve global recognition of their wines. They must balance...

Tiny Epic Vikings is coming to Kickstarter

Gamelyn Games has announced the twelfth entry in their Tiny Epic series. Tiny Epic Vikings will be a drafting, area control, and set collection game for one to four players, that is launching on Kickstarter May 10, 2022.

Each player will lead a viking clan over three eras with cards depicting their leaders. During the game, players will choose builders, harvesters, explorers, and warriors to add to their clan. These additional forces will help them raid islands, build boats and temples, and battle for the favor of the...

It’s Time for Injustice

Cryptozoic Entertainment is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the DC Deck-Building game by launching a Kickstarter campaign for DC Deck-Building Game: Injustice , which is designed by Nathaniel Yamaguchi. The game is for 2-4 players, ages 15 and up, and takes 60-90 minutes.

DC Deck-Building Game: Injustice puts the players in the shoes of Batman and his friends as they go up against the tyrannical Superman found in the comic books and video games of Injustice: Gods Among Us. In addition to DC Deck-Building Game: Injustice , this campaign also includes DC Deck-Building...

Cosmic Encounter gets a campaign mode

Fantasy Flight Games has announced Cosmic Encounter: Cosmic Odyssey , the next expansion for Cosmic Encounter . The big new thing for this expansion is a campaign mode. Each player will have a coalition of alien factions they play across multiple games. Players will accumulate prizes that can be used in subsequent games or saved for the Final Age Game, which is the culmination of the campaign. Every player that wins the Final Age Game is declared the Campaign Winner. Mechanically, Cosmic Odyssey contains thirteen variants that will be pulled...

Enter the Expansive World of Aldarra

Arcane Minis has relaunched a Kickstarter campaign for its new miniatures game, Aldarra , which takes players back to the land of Sordane where their original game, Skies of Sordane, is based. Aldarra is a stand alone game designed by Matt Fantastic and Benny McLennan, with artwork supplied by Cze & Peku, Germán Varona, and Jorge Jacinto. The game is for 3-4 players, ages 13 and up, and plays in 90-180 minutes.

Aldarra is an area control game being billed as “light weight 4x combat focused game.” The players each select a...

Fortress of Terror: a solo PnP roll-and-write

Humble Bard Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Fortress of Terror , a solo print-and-play roll-and-write. Your village is being threatened by the return of the warlord Bram to his forboding tower nearby, and you have been selected to defeat him and save your village. The game is scenario-based and is played on a map grid of squares unique to the scenario. The map can be populated with traps, obstacles, teleporters, relics, monsters, and scenario objectives.

Each round, you will roll your dice pool, activate a selection from the...

A Sequel to Skulk Hollow

Pencil First Games has announced a Kickstarter campaign for a sequel to Skulk Hollow entitled Maul Peak , which is a stand alone game although it is cross compatible with the original game. Maul Peak is designed by Eduardo Baraf and Keith Matejka. The artwork is provided by Dustin Foust, Sebastian Koziner, and Helen Zhu. The game is designed strictly for 2 players, ages 12 and up, and takes about 40 minutes to play.

In Maul Peak , which is a 2-player asymmetrical tactics game, one player will take the role of a tribe...

Mombasia is being reimplemented as Skymines

Skymines is an upcoming release that reimplements Alexander Pfister's Mombasa . In Mombasa , players took on the role of investors managing shares in four chartered companies exploiting the resources of Africa. In Skymines , one to four players try to accumulate as much CrypCoin as possible by investing in four different companies that are mining the moon and asteroid belt for resources.

The gameplay of Skymines is familiar to its predecessor. Each player has a hand of action cards they...

Dice Tower Award Nominees 2021

The nominees for the 15th annual Dice Tower Awards were announced and posted on our web site. You can view that list here . Additionally, Tom and Zee just posted a video in which they go into more details about the awards. You can view that video here .

Each year, for the past 15, we've done our best to showcase a variety of categories that represent the best in gaming for the prior year. Each year we accept nominations from over a dozen or so people and then pick those that received the most...

Tread Carefully in Medieval Times

Arcane Wonders has announced a new deduction game set in medieval times called Mortum: Medieval Detective . The game is designed by Sergey Minevich and plays 1-6 players, ages 12 and up, in 2-3 hours.

In Mortum: Medieval Detective , the players take on the roles of secret organization agents and investigate mysterious and thrilling events, solving mysteries and encountering fascinating characters in the course of three exciting scenarios, all part of a single storyline. The players can explore Mortum in any way they choose, deciding their own way to advance through the game....

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