It is a rare game that can be transferred from one type of game to another. Istanbul the Dice Game is definitely one such experience – a lot of fun to play, easy to teach, and retains the essence of the original board game.
So I have been rating games for a while now. But something came to light this week. A page I thought was on the site isn’t – how I actually rate the games! So here is an explanation for how my rankings work.
If you have a darker sense of humour and love Skull, this is the game for you. Tuesday Knight Games and Anthony Burch have hit it out of the park with World Championship Russian Roulette – but by its very nature, it won’t be for everyone.
Generally speaking, I am not a fan of first-person shooters or online multiplayer. There are always exceptions, but until recently multiplayer has been a rule that has been pretty well enforced. And then came along Destiny 2.
The Grimm Forest is a fun little resource gathering game with interesting ‘take that’ mechanics. Beautifully presented, simple gameplay yet tense play the player feel. Due for retail release March 13th!