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Klask Review

Klask Review

It makes me enormously happy - smug, almost - to say that Klask isn't just good in the context of "for a poor man's crokinole". It's just brilliant.
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The Quest for El Dorado Review

The Quest for El Dorado Review

Designer extraordinaire - Reiner Knizia - created this deck-building game of exploration and adventure. Does it scratch that mosquito bite yearning for jungle escapades?
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Tabannusi: Builders of Ur Review

Tabannusi: Builders of Ur Review

Dice as workers, a historical theme with an unusual name beginning with the letter T, and tons of depth - it's all in there. Let's take a look at Tabannusi.
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Guns or Treasure Preview

Guns or Treasure Preview

Guns or Treasure is a quick card game which pitches rival players as pirates, aiming to take the most treasure, and with it, infamy!
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Apocalypse Road Review

Apocalypse Road Review

A post-apocalyptic, pretzels & Pabst, petrol-powered, powder keg of a game
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Isle of Trains: All Aboard Preview

Isle of Trains: All Aboard Preview

In Isle of Trains: All Aboard, you won't be building tracks or buying and selling shares like in my other favourite choo-choo games. This is about the trains!
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Industry Spotlight: Hachette Boardgames UK

Industry Spotlight: Hachette Boardgames UK

've decided to start something a little different, so from time to time I'm going to publish some of these Industry Spotlight pieces. I want to take a look at the people and businesses bringing these games to us
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Crescent Moon Review

Crescent Moon Review

Wargames tend to do asymmetry best. Crescent Moon is the new kid on the block, moving the strategy to a non-specific Caliphate, somewhere out in the desert.
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Cloudspire Review

Cloudspire Review

With its roots firmly in the MOBA and Tower Defence genres of video games, Cloudspire aims to replicate the feel of a game like League of Legends, but in a tabletop form
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Reviews are like buses. Nothing for ages, then two in a row! I’ve been channeling my inner Sandi Toksvig, playing Danish dexterity dueling distraction, Klask from @KLASKgame . @bigpotatogames sent me a copy to review, which you can read here https://punchboard.co.uk/klask-review/

I’ve been playing Powerwash Simulator from @PowerWashSim , and finished it today. What a superb game. Enormously satisfying gameplay, story which starts normal and gets bonkers, and gnomes. 10/10 – would wash again.

Kickstarter delivery day, and more @garphillgames goodies to add to the collection. Just need the pesky Paladins collectors box now

If you fancy something to read, here’s this week’s newsletter, with lots of pictures.

Read my latest: “What did I just punch? – the Punchboard newsletter – Issue #10” https://www.getrevue.co/profile/punchboard/archive/1293190

Reiner Knizia knows his way around a game design. The Quest for El Dorado, from @RavensburgerUK is five years old now, but does the jungle adventure still hold-up now? You betcha! Check out the review, here https://punchboard.co.uk/the-quest-for-el-dorado-board-game-review/

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