Category: Gaming

New Deduction-Style Game ‘Cryptid’ From Osprey Games

'Cryptid' is a 3-to-5-player game from Osprey Games that has players searching for an elusive creature. Each player takes on the…

Pikachu & Eevee Edition Nintendo Switch Bundles Now Available for Pre-order at Amazon

Pre-orders for the Pikachu & Eevee Edition Nintendo Switch bundles are now available at Amazon, and Prime members can get…

Geek Links: Dragons Here, Dragons There, Dragons Everywhere!

There are two new Kickstarters related to gaming and dragons, and there's still plenty of time to back them if…

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 38 of 2018

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending September 21, 2018.

Sony Announces New PlayStation Classic Gaming Console

It was only a matter of time before Sony announced their own mini retro console which has now been revealed…

D&D Curse of Strahd: Session 70

Last night was the 70th session in our online Curse of Strahd D&D campaign and we finally made it to…

8 Reasons We Need Kids Playing RPGs

If you're a parent or legal guardian or after-school club leader or whatever... and you've never played an RPG, let…

Stack Overflow: XOXO Edition

Today's Stack Overflow features books from XOXO, an experimental festival I attended recently.

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Don’t Miss Out on ‘Guild Master’

Who will become the best 'Guild Master'? Upgrade your guild hall and recruit skilled adventurers so you can complete contracts for…

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ on PS4: The Good and the Better

'Spider-Man' on PS4 is the most satisfying gaming experience to date with just enough challenge and payoff to keep any…

Finally, a Card Game Where You Use the Jokers — ‘DC Spyfall’ Review

Step back into the thrilling world of 'Spyfall,' now complete with superheroes and secret hideouts. 'DC Spyfall' brings the DC…

Hop in the Pool With ‘Hippo’

Let's take a dip in the pool with Mr. Hippo! 'Hippo' is another cute, pocket-sized game from Helvetiq.

‘Clank! In! Space! Apocalypse!’: A Scheme Come True

Lord Eradikus has put his schemes in place to wipe out the Resistance. Can you stop his grand plans—or at…

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 37 of 2018

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending September 14, 2018.

The Latest Nintendo Direct Has Something for Everyone

Look, I'm not here to tell y'all what to be excited about, but if you watch today's Nintendo Direct presentation,…

All A(card)board! – GeekDad Reviews the Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit

Building on the innovative how-to element of the original Variety Kit and the larger-than-life transformative fun of the Labo Robot…

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Tiny Epic Mechs’

Charge up your weapons, put on your power suit, and enter the arena: it's time for 'Tiny Epic Mechs!'

Tabletop Kickstarter Alert: ‘The Artemis Project’

Can you manage your resources and deploy your workers to successfully build a colony on Europa? Find out in 'The…

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Into the Black Forest’

Enter a place of mystery and legend, where unknown encounters await you. Keep your wits about you for the craftiest…

Tabletop Review: ‘Dragon’s Breath’

Dragon's Breath is a fun game filled with sparkly gemstones. A prizewinner at the Spiel des Jarhes, check out the…

Curse of Strahd: Session 69

As they reached the bridge at the far side of the crossroads, the Associates felt the ground rumble and shake.…

Elegance Abounds in the Abstract Board Game ‘Squadro’

There's no story, no characters, nothing to tie it to the real world. A pure "abstract" game in every sense,…

UPDATED – ‘Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!’ and ‘Let’s Go, Eevee!’ Switch Bundle Revealed

Featuring Pikachu- and Eevee-themed controllers, custom graphics on the system dock and the console itself, and a Poké Ball Plus…

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Bee Lives: We Will Only Know Summer’

It's a hard life, being a bee. Build your honeycomb, breed new workers, and store up honey, because winter is…

Family Fun in the ‘RobotLab’

Should you and your family visit XYZ Game Labs' RobotLab card game? GeekDad gave it a whirl at Gen Con…

‘Green Hell’ Survival Simulator Early Access Review

Creepy Jar Games released a new psychological survival game set in the jungle entitled 'Green Hell.'

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 36 of 2018

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending September 7, 2018.

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Dale of Merchants Collection’

It's time for the Greatest Exhibition in the World, and animalfolks from all over Daimyria are competing to be the Director.…

D&D Curse of Strahd: Session 68

Our heroes have been stuck in Barovia, desperately trying to escape whilst dogged by vampires, zombies, witches, and everything else…

Quick and Easy-to-Learn, There’s No Great Barrier to This ‘Reef’

Dive into the bright and colorful world of 'Reef,' a game about stacking coral and scoring sand dollars.