Articles About strategy games

Reef Strategy Game Overview

Reef Strategy Game Overview

Just last week I was talking about companies that spin off a new brand to better target the market they are after. Flying Meeple was our feature last time and is a sub-brand of Game Salute, LLC. We’ve also played titles by Smirk & ...
Root Asymmetric Strategy Game Overview

Root Asymmetric Strategy Game Overview

As Scott has mentioned over the past couple weeks, we’re trying to provide more details on some of the games featured in our holiday gift guides. Sometimes it’s difficult to make a purchasing decision on a one-paragraph descript ...
Lorenzo Il Magnifico Game Overview

Lorenzo Il Magnifico Game Overview

Have you ever played a game and thought to yourself, “This is a really good game.”? Me too. Recently, as a matter of fact. Actually, it happens quite often, but that’s bound to happen when you play 10 or so different games ...
Thrift Treasure: Feudal Bookshelf Game

Thrift Treasure: Feudal Bookshelf Game

Back in the late 60’s and early 70’s there was a whole series of board games issued by 3M (yes, the Scotch Tape company) whose boxes were designed like books. Dubbed “The Bookcase Series”, the idea was you would disp ...
Feudum Strategy Game Overview

Feudum Strategy Game Overview

You’ve heard the phrase time is money. A couple weeks back I told you about the Dized app to help you learn how to play board games because instructions can often take a lot of time to read and comprehend and, you know, who has time for tha ...
Grackles Abstract Game Overview

Grackles Abstract Game Overview

This is hard for me to do, but I have a confession to make. For those of you that know me, this will be hard to believe… but it’s true. It all started when I hung up the bird feeders. Each day I would enjoy enjoy watching the bi ...
Disney Villainous Card Game Overview

Disney Villainous Card Game Overview

As Halloween approaches, costumes are hitting store shelves and pop-up stores are showing up in strip malls. Every year, we can bet money on what characters will be knocking on our door come October 31st. The latest blockbuster movies, TV s ...
Rome: City of Marble Game Overview

Rome: City of Marble Game Overview

I’ve been fortunate to be able to visit quite a few places throughout my life. Trips to places like various corporate headquarters were the result of the website for the purpose of getting a behind-the-scenes look at the company. But ...
Chimera Station Space Game Overview

Chimera Station Space Game Overview

It seems as of late all the space-themed games coming onto the market are marketed towards an older audience. Tabletop games like Fantasy Flight’s X-Wing and Armada certainly require deep pockets in order for your team to remain relev ...
Raids Viking Strategy Game Overview

Raids Viking Strategy Game Overview

If you asked me to pick my favorite game theme, I would have to say it is any that take place in Northern Europe. Being of Scottish/Irish heritage, I have a soft spot for any game that sets its scenario in that geographic region. It doesn&# ...