UK Games Expo – A Spotlight on Breacher18

During the approach to the UK Games Expo, I wanted to showcase publishers and people that are involved within the boardgame industry. One of these people is Jay also known as Breacher18. I first knew of Breacher18 via YouTube and the UK Gaming Media Network. Later on, at last years UK Games Expo, I almost had the chance to speak with her, but she was manically running around gathering interviews and showcasing the latest games to her followers

What’s cooler than being cool – Ice Cool – New game by Brain Games

Innovative Flicking Game to Be Launched at UK Games Expo 2016 On June 3rd at the UK Games Expo 2016, the board games publisher Brain Games is launching Ice Cool - the first flicking game with pieces that curve and jump. The game has been nominated for UK Games Expo Awards 2016 in the Children category. It stands out with two major innovations: flicking techniques and a Box-In-A-Box setup.

The ‘Perfect Crime’ to hit Kickstarter – 31st May – Grublin Games

The CCTV is installed. The laser tripwires are active. The alarms are set. The vault door is shut tight and your bank staff are armed. To others, it’s a security nightmare that’s nigh impossible to breach. To you, however, it’s the stage for the Perfect Crime. Grublin Games (Cornish Smuggler, Waggle Dance, Terralith) are launching an asymmetrical, modern day, tower defence style bank robbery game with fast setup, hidden information, tons of tension, and is based on real life and filmic heists: Perfect Crime. Perfect Crime is a game for 2-5 players, takes ~90 minutes to play and can be played in co-op, semi co-op or full competitive modes.

UK Games Expo – Who I plan to visit

So when the Trade plans for the UK Games Expo came out, I thought I would have a look and see how to plan my day. Let’s just say this, there are two many stalls...

Cavern Tavern Kickstarter – Final Frontier Games

Cavern Tavern – The best kept secret of the Northern Realms Final Frontier Games introduces “Cavern Tavern” – a worker (dice) placement board game set in a fantasy world Final Frontier Games introduces their new...

International TableTop Day 2016 – Rules of Play

Rules of Play are hosting International TableTop Day 2016 at The Angel Hotel, Cardiff, from 10am – 10pm on Saturday 30th April 2016. Tickets are £5 for adults and free for children under 16.

Sub Rosa: Spies for Hire Review

Sub Rosa means "under the rose", and is used in English to denote secrecy or confidentiality. The rose as a symbol of secrecy has an ancient history. I had the chance to get a preview copy of Sub Rosa: Spies For Hire from Robin David. Sub Rosa is a bidding and bluffing micro game for 2-4 players where the objective is to bid for agents, and at the end of the game be the spymaster who has the most agents. It's Robin's first game on Kickstarter and the goal is to raise €1,400.