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In Splendor you try to collect better and better jewels and if you are really successful you might just get some notice from one of the nobles and that can win you the game. The board is built up with three rows of cards and each of the rows represents different tiers. Next to the […]
Shorter and quicker board games are usually referred to as “filler” or “filler games”. Filler here means games that are quite quick to play and can be played to mix things up between heavier games. In short I would say a filler is a game which: Has a short play time (a game can be […]
A great gateway into board gaming is Ticket to ride. In this game you play a railroad tycoon that is trying to expand your railroad network. Your only issue is that there are other tycoons expanding their routes on the same board and there might be a couple of collisions along the way. But is […]
A lightweight strategic game, which is excellent for introducing new people into the wonderful world of board games. But what makes this tile-laying game so great? Here is a short review. In Carcassonne you are a building out your medieval land with new cities, roads and fields. You are doing this by turning up a […]