Origins 2015 is coming

Posted on May 21, 2015 in Conventions | No Comments
Origins 2015 is coming

Origins is just two weeks away. While it won’t quite compare to the events of last year, Origins 2015 is looking to be a lot of fun. I’m excited by a number of games that’ll be shown in Columbus.

Geek-Craft Game Chats with JR Honeycutt

Posted on May 13, 2015 in Game Chats | No Comments
Geek-Craft Game Chats with JR Honeycutt

JR Honeycutt does a lot of things. He designs games, he works with a number of publishers, he writes, and does lots of other things in the hobby. How he has time for all of this, I’m not sure. Let’s find out!

Geek-Craft Game Chats with Bryan Fischer

Posted on May 6, 2015 in Game Chats | No Comments
Geek-Craft Game Chats with Bryan Fischer

I’m good friends with Bryan Fischer, who is both a game designer and a publisher. He’s always someone I can chat with about board games with and is a great resource of feedback for me. Let’s get to know him a bit better.

All Tied Up – Knot Dice Review

Posted on Apr 22, 2015 in Kickstarter, Previews | No Comments
All Tied Up – Knot Dice Review

Knot dice is not so much a game as it is a set of components. A number of dice with various patterns as well as some tokens make up the basic kit. How do these games work out or are the dice just toys to get tied up in?

Only Gamers Allowed! – Best Treehouse Ever Preview

Posted on Mar 20, 2015 in Kickstarter, Previews, Reviews | No Comments
Only Gamers Allowed! – Best Treehouse Ever Preview

Scott Almes is becoming known for his Tiny Epic games and his other “small box but big game” designs. Now he’s designed Best Treehouse Ever. Does this stack up to Scott’s other games, or should we just leaf it alone?

Geek-Craft Game Chats with Matt Leacock

Posted on Mar 15, 2015 in Game Chats | No Comments
Geek-Craft Game Chats with Matt Leacock

Matt Leacock is a well known designer. He’s known for Pandemic, Forbidden Island, and Roll Through the Ages, which are some really great games. I was fortunate enough to interview him about his newest Kickstarter, The Thunderbirds!