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Review: Whitehall Mystery

Whitehall Mystery sees players hunting Jack the Ripper in a cut-down version of FFG’s Letters from Whitechapel.

Review: Star Plus

Alex reviews a small Korean card game from Designer Park Tae Woo and Korea Boardgames, that unfortunately, does not leave her impressed.

Review: Spyfall 2

Cryptozoic Entertainment & Alexandr Ushan’s Spyfall turned out to be one of the biggest games of 2014. Now three years on, the sequel is here.

The Captain Is Dead @ EGX 2017

Even at a video game convention, Alex, of course, managed to find an excellent new board game to play!


Review: Crossing

What’s your favourite thing to do with mushrooms? Maybe it’s pointing at them to claim their gems. If so, Crossing might well be for you.

Review: HMS Dolores

HMS Dolores sees players salvaging treasure in a rock/paper/scissors format while battling the Prisoner’s Dilemma.

Review: Dice Forge

Alex reviews a gorgeous game where a player can literally build their die, using the clip-on system.

Review: Wibbell++

Alex reviews a new card game system designed by Stuff By Bez, that has a game for everyone. Read on to find out what she thinks.

Review: Plague Inc.

Plague Inc. lets you evolve your disease from the night time sniffles to haemorrhagic hyper-Ebola, and annihilate humanity country by country.

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