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Blending strategy with dice, Cosmic Run: Rapid Fire is travel-friendly, player-friendly, and just plain fun.
When you pick up Santorini for $49.99, you want to immediately hope you’re going to love it — find out how this game "stacks up."
Asmodee has released a new game, new editions of Codenames have been announced, and the Golden Geek Awards are open for voting.
Are you and your teammate on the same wavelength? Telepaths is here to find out!
Blue Orange Games has announced their lineup for 2017, Green Couch Games has plans for a new card game, and International Tabletop Day has a date for 2017.
Have you ever wanted to create your own comic? Now you can in this storytelling, party game about weaving a fantastical, heroic (or dastardly!) yarn.
From auctions to social deduction, from bears to food trucks, there’s not only a lot of variety in mechanics this month, there are a lot of fun themes as well.
Looney Labs has a new Fluxx game for pre-order, WordSpiel has been announced, and a new cooperative game is coming out of Passport Game Studios.
Do you think someone is trying to persuade you to discard? Or are they too happy to leave you with your current hand? If only you knew what card you were holding — but you don’t.
New games are being announced from Asmodee, Blue Orange Games, and Passport Game Studios.
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