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Finishing Out the West Kingdom Trilogy

Garphill Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for the final game in its West Kingdom trilogy, Viscounts of the West Kingdom . The game is designed by Shem Phillips and S J MacDonald with artwork provider by M ihajlo Dimitrievski (The Mico) . The game supports 1-4 players, ages 12 and up, and takes 60-90 minutes.

In Viscounts of the West Kingdom , the players' goal is to have the most victory points at the end of the game. To score those points, players begin the game with only a few followers, but must increase their influence...

Welcome to the Circus!

Surfin' Meeple, in conjunction with Matagot, has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a giant collector's edition of the much-loved dexterity game Meeple Circus . The game, designed by Cedric Millet, plays 2-5 players, ages 8 and up, in 45 minutes.

In Meeple Circus , the players only have one goal: to entertain the circus customers. To help with the player's goal, this Kickstarter campaign includes The Wild & Aerial Show Giant edition expansion, The Show Must Go On! Giant edition expansion, and Tiny Acrobats, which gives the players a whole new way to play Meeple Circus ....

Iello announces new edition of social deduction game Time Bomb Evolution

Moriarty has now planted bombs in several London monuments and Sherlock Holmes’ team must defuse them all! But beware: each defusing now triggers unexpected effects, and you will more than ever question the secret identity of the other players!

Time Bomb (2016) by designer 佐藤 雄介 (Yusuke Sato) is a social deduction game in which players are divided into two teams, led by Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty. Players then use cards from their hand to try to either defuse or activate THE BOMB....

Pegasus Spiele announces Bookworm: The Card Game and Dice Game

“The all-knowing bookworm is back in a bigger box with more content”

Pegasus Spiele has announced Bookworm: The Card Game from the team of Michael Palm and Lukas Zach ( Bang! The Dice Game ). In this 2-8 player remake of the German classic , everyone is out for themselves trying to shed their hand of letter cards. On their turn, a player can play a card then name a word starting with that letter that matches the current category card. Or,...

theOP announces worker placement game Harry Potter: House Cup Competition

“Bring victory to your house in Harry Potter™: House Cup Competition! Only the brightest future witches and wizards compete in The Op’s first Wizarding World™ worker placement game!”

TheOP has announced the latest in its Wizarding World line of Harry Potter board games, and this time it is a worker placement game. Harry Potter: House Cup Competition is coming this summer from designers Nate Heiss ( The Red Dragon Inn: Battle for Greyport ) and Kami Mandell ( Harry Potter:...

The Search for Planet X is getting a retail release through Renegade Games

T he Search for Planet X was successfully kickstarted in October 2019 by Foxtrot Games. That project is scheduled to deliver to the 1,177 backers in May 2020. Renegade Games has announced that they will be co-publishing a retail release scheduled to hit shelves in June 2020, with pre-orders open now.

The Search for Planet X is a competitive deduction game for 1-4 players that utilizes a companion app to generate variable setups each game. Players take on the role of astronomers searching for a distant planet. Different...

Asmodee Seeks New Partners in Digital/Interactive Space for Catalog

Boardgame behemoth Asmodee has announced via a press release that it is opening up access to its entire 250+ game intellectual property catalog to more partners in the interactive games market. Asmodee is interested in partnerships not only for its household games, such as Ticket to Ride or Small World , but also its living card game properties like KeyForge and Legend of the Five Rings and heavy games such as Twilight Imperium .

Asmodee is offering developers and...

Can You Save Tenefyr Again?

Broken Mill has launched a Kickstarter campaign for an expansion to Heroes of Tenefyr , a cooperative deck-building push-your-luck game that was originally published in 2019. The expansion, The Second Curse , was designed by Pepijn van Loon, the designer of the original game. The expansion plays 1-4 players, ages 14 and up, in 60-90 minutes.

Heroes of Tenefyr: The Second Curse introduces 4 new characters, new bosses, new enemies, and new rewards. According to the Kickstarter page, the expansion doubles the amount of content found in the base game. The Kickstarter page also...

Silver Coin joins the Silver series

Silver Coin, by Beziers Games , follows previous two entries in the Silver line of games: Silver and Silver Bullet . Like the previous two games, players attempt to reduce the number of werewolves in their village, which are represented by the number on each of the cards that make up their village. Each card has a special ability that can help players rid the werewolves from their village. The twist, of course, is that everyone starts with their cards face down and each player only know what two of the cards...

Colorful Communication Coming from the OP

The OP has announced Hues and Cues , a new party game designed by Scott Brady. The game supports 3-10 players, ages 8 and up, and plays in about 30 minutes. How good are you at making connections to color?

In Hues and Cues , the players give one or two word clues, trying to get the other players to guess a single color from one of 480 hues on the game board. The players are " challenged to make connections to colors with words." More points are earned as the players get closer to the intended...

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