I enjoy almost everything from Restoration Games to date. Stop Thief and Downforce are great games that are still fun. Their latest Kickstarter Fireball Island was a great success. But their latest project takes on 1981’s Dark Tower, and I can’t wait to see what they do with it. Currently being designed by Rob Daviau and Isaac Childers, Return to Dark Castle is slated for a Kickstarter release in 2020.
Kickstarter has been kind for Board Game adaptions of Video Games. Board games like Dark Souls and Resident Evil 2 have made over $1 Million, and another major Video Game property is about to join them on Kickstarter – Horizon Zero Dawn
Richard Garfield is arguably the father of the Trading Card Game. The designer of Magic the Gathering and the original Netrunner to name but two, his name is held in high regard in gaming circles. And while Android: Netrunner may be lost to Fantasy Flight Games, the two have teamed up for a new game – KeyForge: Call of the Archons!
Not 100% sure how I feel about this one. I haven’t gone far into my copy of Gloomhaven – it is a commitment. But a digital version may open up the gameplay to new players and veterans looking for a quick experience alike. But no matter how you feel about it, Gloomhaven is going digital.
With Gen Con fast approaching, the new games are trickling through nicely. One that has caught my eye from left field can be described best as Cthulhu Twister, A’Writhe: A Game of Eldritch Contortions is a party game I think I will be grabbing pretty soon