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Will Rotten Tomatoes: the Card Game be certified fresh?

Cryptozoic Entertainment has announced Rotten Tomatoes: the Card Game. This upcoming party game for up to twenty players is themed around Rotten Tomatoes , the website that aggregates movie and tv reviews. Players begin the game with a set of random Movie Cards that include the title, a description, and its Tomatometer score. The Tomatometer score represents the percentage of professional critic reviews that are positive for a given film. Each turn the active player is read the details of a movie and attempts to guess its Tomatometer score...

HeidelBAR brings the heat with Tails on Fire

Publisher HeidelBÄR brings you a new game by designer Thomas Sellner with artwork by Mayra Guadalupe Ornelas Ramos entitled “ Tails on Fire ”. According to Huichol* folklore, Iguana stole fire from the village and fled into the sky. In order to return fire to the world, Opossum found Iguana’s hiding spot, lulled him to sleep, and then stole fire back with his tail.

At the beginning of each round a “fire card” worth a number of points is placed in a display in the middle of the table....

Just One... So Clover... and now... Fun Facts!

Repos Production 's next party game will be Fun Facts , designed by Kasper Lapp ( Magic Maze , Gods Love Dinosaurs ). Following in the footsteps of Just One and So Clover , Fun Facts is a cooperative party game that also uses custom dry erase plastic pieces. They are arrow/chevron-shaped, and they will be placed next to each other throughout the rounds of the game. A question is asked, for example, "How long is the perfect nap?", and players will write their numeric answer on...

Play CATAN in holographic 3D

Tilt Five raised $1.7 million with a successful Kickstarter campaign for their augmented reality (AR) gaming system in October 2019. The gaming system currently is in the midst of fulfillment for Kickstarter backers. The AR system functions through three items. Users wear glasses that plug into a PC or Android device and project images onto the system's retroreflective game board. This creates a 3D holographic image of the game's components. Players interact with the components via the system's hand-held wand controller.

Tilt Five recently announced that their games catalog...

You can now travel the East Sea Road in a deluxe-y way in the United States

Asmodee and Funforge and bringing Tokaido Deluxe Edition (design: Antoine Bauza , art: Xavier Gueniffey Durin ) to the North American market this year. Tokaido is the classic welcoming game where players are trying to collect souvenirs, soak in hot springs, discover vistas, and try out fine cuisine. The deluxe edition features a bigger box to accommodate the new, giant game board. It includes everything from Crossroads (additional cards, character tiles, unpainted figures, and rulebook), metal coins and fabric bag, and a soundtrack CD (apparently they still make CDs)....

Zap your friends silly with Repos Production's Stupefy!

Have you ever played Ca$h ‘n Gun$ , by designer Ludovic Maublanc and artist John Kovalic , and thought the theme of criminals taking potshots at each other to see who gets to keep a share of the loot from their latest heist was just a tad bit too violent? Maybe you wanted to play the game with your children, but the idea of pointing guns at them, even foam guns, made you a bit queasy? Well now you no longer need worry!

Publisher Repos Productions has announced a Harry Potter...

Renegade Games re-lights the FUSE and the Countdown begins (Cue Mission:Impossible theme song)

Publisher Renegade Games Studio had only been around for about a year when it first published Kane Klenko’s real-time, cooperative, bomb-diffusing dice game FUSE in 2015. In 2017 we got Flatline , a medical emergency themed game that was mechanically part of the FUSE family. And now, seven years later, we return to FUSE with the new release – FUSE Countdown .

FUSE Countdown can be played as either a standalone game, or mixed in with the original FUSE as an expansion. New features of this game include: multi-colored...

DLP announces a new game that will "Rise" from their catalogue

DLP , the publisher behind Orleans , have announced Rise , to be released in 2022. It is designed by Remo Conzadori and Marco Pranzo (the same team behind dlp's 2018 title Manitoba ) with art from Christian Opperer .

In Rise, players assume control of the development of a city. Using a unique card system, players will influence the culture, well-being, politics, science, etc of their city to provide the best conditions for their citizens, while managing how it all affects their satisfaction and the environment....

Band together to get the One Ring to Mount Doom in Lord of the Rings: Together to Mount Doom

Michael Rieneck , designer of the Spiel recommended title The Pillars of the Earth , and co-designer of Stefan Feld 's Merlin , has teamed up with publisher Thames & Kosmos (known as Kosmos in the U.S.) to bring you the cooperative dice game “ Lord of the Rings – Together to Mount Doom ”.

There isn’t a lot of information released about the game yet but we do know that through clever use of dice, players will move the characters around on the board in an...

Ravensburger hopes to build a symbiotic relationship with fans in Marvel Villainous: We are Venom

We all knew it was only a matter of time. Once publisher Ravensburger released their Marvel version of Villainous entitled Marvel Villainous: Infinite Power , we knew there would be no resisting adding “The Lethal Protector” Venom into the mix. And that’s just what Ravensburger has done with their latest expansion designed by Prospero Hall - Marvel Villainous: We are Venom .

Unlike previous expansion for the Villainous series, Marvel Villainous: We are Venom is a single character expansion. Venom’s goal is to permanently bond with Spider-Man and he...

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