Just when you thought it was safe, Kickstarter is again being haunted by spooks. Spirits of Carter Mansion is back on the platform looking to put you in the sheet of a good or evil spirit, either helping or hindering a child who has entered the mansion. This is a group deduction game, so it […]
Runika and the Six-Sided Spellbooks preview
Want to learn about magic runes and impress powerful Spell Masters? You can with Shannon Kelly’s new game, Runika and the Six-Sided Spellbooks, currently on Kickstarter.
Beware the Jabberwock, my son
The Jabberwock is back! Matthew takes a look at the 5-in-1 game Jabberwocky which will be on Kickstarter soon.
Issue 27 sneak peek
You have until February 24 to subscribe or pre-order and receive Issue 27. But what is on offer? Let’s take a look! Unfair game feature Hold onto your hats, you’re in for the ride of your life. We look at Unfair from Good Games Publishing, as the games designer Joel Finch talks about the games […]
You have ideas, and now is the time to bring them to life. Through the medium of crowdfunding! Can you attract the right audience, and the money you need? Or will you languish amongst so many other crowdfunding hopefuls? Krowdfunder is a 2-4 player game about running a crowdfunding campaign. Publisher River Horse has made […]
The Damsel’s Tale preview
It’s a simple task; go retrieve a crown. Unfortunately it is guarded by a dragon. Luckily it’s a particularly sleepy dragon! Unfortunately the dragon’s baby is all too awake, and ready to warn its mother. Luckily you are the sneakiest knight in all the land! Can you grab that crown, or will you be tonight’s […]
The stench of decay fills your nostrils. Everywhere you turn death greets you, envelopes you. Corpses shamble and moan, undead terrors sent to test the sanity of any living being. Nightmarish monsters creep alongside them, hungry for battle or flesh. A true carnival of horrors. And these are your team, so imagine what your enemies […]
The nations of man have claimed the Earth. Now they look to the heavens. Three of these powers board their ships and take to the stars, exploring the cosmos and claiming other worlds for glory and empire. Recently I spent a little bit of time taking a look at Efemeris, which is designed by DTDA […]
Issue 24 content preview
Our next issue of The Campaigner draws closer. What can you look forward too? The game feature for Issue 24 will be on the highly popular board game Abyss, with its designers Bruno Cathala and Charles Chevallier providing insight into the development of the game. Other content includes an interview with Damien Voss about his […]
So Long, My World preview
Games seem to always draw on the same pool of themes and ideas. This makes sense, as utilising these concepts provides a framework that the player is undoubtedly familiar with. So Long, My World takes a different approach. Drawing on the very nature of human self-awareness, and the structure of reality itself, the game appears […]