Blog Archives

Review: NMBR 9

Chris reviews Peter Wichmann’s NMBR 9, an enjoyable tile-laying puzzle game for up to four players – perfect for when you have 20 minutes to spare.

Review: Whitehall Mystery

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

Review: HMS Dolores

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

Review: Deep Sea Adventure

This pocket-sized game is a masterpiece of demonstrating how simple mechanics can still make for a great time.

BRB @ gamescom: Gremlins, Inc.

During gamescom, Simon was invited to get an early look at Gremlins, Inc. – a digital board game.

Review: Quantum

Something about space empire games really appeals to Chris, but he doesn’t always have hours to play one. So he plays Quantum – a smart, tactical space battle that delivers in just 60 minutes

© Big Red Barrel 2011 - 2019