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News Flash: New Steve Jackson Games, AEG's Seventh Hero

Mars Attacks: The Dice Game

  • Lots of news from Steve Jackson Games. Two new Munchkin expansions have been announced for September: Munchkin Halloween Pack and Munchkin Legends 3 - Myth Prints. Set to be released around the same time are Mars Attacks - The Dice Game and Knightmare Chess, which is chaotic chess played with cards (a chess set is required).
  • AEG has announced the release of Seventh Hero for July. It’s a 3-5 player card game, in which players try to recruit heroes, passing cards face down and giving clues as to card’s content.
  • Stronghold Games has announced Diamonds, a new trick taking card game for 2 to 6 players, that will be released this August. The game will be part of their new "Pocket Line" of games.
  • New reviews this week of Coconuts (iSlaytheDragon), Trieste (Troll in the Corner), and Boss Monster (The Board Game Family).
  • Board Game Quest has made a list of the Top 5 Desert Island Games.
  • Boards and Bees reviews 11 board games with food themes.
  • Hosting a game night? Clever Move Games has listed their five favorite snack goods for gaming.
  • Sun News Online has written an interesting article about a graduate of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, who’s adapted Scrabble in an attempt to preserve the local Igbo language from extinction.