Torres

The nominees for the 2017 Spiel des Jahres were announced this week. They are Magic Maze, Kingdomino and Wettlauf nach El Dorado. At this point, I haven’t played any of them, so I don’t have an opinion. I’m still trying to play and review all of the previous winners. I …

Mr. Jack

I find it hard to believe that I have never written about Mr. Jack, a deduction game for two players designed by Bruno Cathala and Ludovic Maublanc. I purchased it back in 2008 as part of my initial jump into designer board games. Sometimes I wonder about what to call …

The Five Temples of the Earthmother

If you’re like me, then you probably have played through many published adventures for role-playing games like Dungeons & Dragons. If you’re not like me, then let’s say you are attractive, in your twenties or thirties, and have long flowing locks of beautiful hair. Let’s also say that you are …