Board Game Quest Board Game Reviews, News and More Thu, 15 Jun 2023 13:18:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 38014872 Blood on the Clocktower Review Thu, 15 Jun 2023 13:18:19 +0000 In the quiet town of Ravenswood Bluff, a drunk walks amongst you. Also, a demon and their minions. A blood-curdling shriek is heard in the distance. By the time you arrive, all you find are the slain bodies of a Werewolf, a Mafia, and a Resistance. Is this just a terrible nightmare or has Blood […]]]> 0 53833 New Games, Warhammer Sells Out, and the Bounty on the One Ring Climbs Wed, 14 Jun 2023 16:00:36 +0000 There have been a lot of happenings over the past week in the tabletop world and we’ve got some quick news bits for you. Space Cowboys Reveal SpellBook Asmodee-owned studio Space Cowboys (Splendor, Unlock, Time Stories) has announced their next game that will be releasing in September. Titled Spellbook, it’s from veteran designer Phil Walker-Harding […]]]> 1 53931 Esc Welt Breakout Games Review Wed, 14 Jun 2023 13:21:28 +0000 When I was young, I used to enjoy reading the Encyclopedia Brown mystery stories, where the namesake of the series would solve small-stakes mysteries while being protected from the neighborhood bully, Bugs Meany, by his friend Sally Kimball. In theory, there was always a way for the reader to solve the mystery before Encyclopedia Brown […]]]> 0 53216 Dragonlance Warriors of Krynn Review Tue, 13 Jun 2023 13:31:12 +0000 My introduction to Dragonlance was when I was between fourth and fifth grade and picked up Dragons of Autumn Twilight in a bookstore to take on a family vacation based on Larry Elmore’s incredible cover art and the brief blurb on the back that sounded like the start of a Dungeons and Dragons campaign (spoiler: […]]]> 0 53761 Kickstarters of the Week: 6/12 Mon, 12 Jun 2023 13:09:39 +0000 The summer rolls on and so do the Kickstarter campaigns. This week we’ve got a nice group of campaigns for you to check out, so hopefully you can find something that catches your eye. And with the annual Origins Game Fare just around the corner, convention season is just about here. Also, if you want […]]]> 0 53872 Flickfleet Review Fri, 09 Jun 2023 13:14:45 +0000 One of the great things about Kickstarter is that it brings games to life that you’d never expect. Ten years ago, if you walked up to a publisher with a sell sheet about a game where you flick dice off plastic ships, they might have laughed you out of their stuffy, smoke and whiskey filled […]]]> 0 53823 Velonimo Review Thu, 08 Jun 2023 13:02:07 +0000 Velonimo is a cycling-themed, ladder climbing and card shredding game by Bruno Cathala. Bruno must love the letters o-n-i-m-o, as he also the man behind both Kingdomino and Queendomino. Bruno has designed many award-winning games, my favorite of which is Mr. Jack. Back to this game, “In Velonimo, animals of all stripes compete in a […]]]> 0 52869 Upper Deck Suing Ravensburger Over Disney Lorcana Wed, 07 Jun 2023 19:03:44 +0000 One of the most anticipated games coming out this year is Disney Lorcana from veteran publisher Ravenburger. Tickets for events and Gen Con were selling like hotcakes as everyone wants to see what this latest game is all about. Well, it seems that the game won’t be without its drama, as publisher Upper Deck announced […]]]> 0 53862 My First Castle Panic Review Wed, 07 Jun 2023 15:44:03 +0000 I’ve long been a fan of Justin De Witt’s *Panic games. I first played Castle Panic back in the early 2010s and really enjoyed it. That enjoyment was eclipsed by Star Trek Panic, which we had a ton of fun with. Now that my kids are starting to finally reach the age where games with […]]]> 1 53140 Bag of Chips Review Wed, 07 Jun 2023 12:52:59 +0000 I don’t think that there are many chips that I do not like. I like all varieties: potato, corn, and tortilla chips just to name a few, and almost every flavor as well. I’m not as partial to barbeque flavors but I’ll eat them under protest. I honestly prefer these salty snacks over all other […]]]> 0 53311