Splendor

I recently picked up a copy of Splendor while I was in the Bay area. I had played it a few times already, and I knew that I liked it but I wasn’t so sure that I was going to buy it. It’s a good game, but what finally tipped …

Collectible Fever

It’s been a while since I experienced collectible fever, that crazed irrational gut level emotional need to complete a set or acquire something special that’s part of a game. Thanks a whole helluvalot, Wh!z Kids. The newly released Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men collectible dice game is like tiny …

Villa Paletti

When I was a kid, I used to play a game called Kerplunk. When I visited my friend down the street, we used to play Don’t Break the Ice. When I was in college, it was all the rage to play Jenga. All of these games had one thing in …

Loonacy

Loonacy is the latest game from the good folks at Looney Labs. I think Looney is such an awesome name. Even the playtesters have great names, like the Wunderland Toast Society. How cool is that? I hope they all have badges and lanyards with pictures of toast. Loonacy is a …