Cry Havoc – Board Game Spotlight

Mariah BingamanNew Arrivals

Cry Havoc Board Game

Best Game of the Year!! Cry Havoc is a card-driven, asymmetric, area control war game set in a brutal, science fiction setting. Each player commands one of four unique factions with varying abilities and units. The game includes 54 custom miniatures, a large format board, and over one hundred unique cards, all with stunning new artwork. (Board Game Geek) Check … Read More

Terraforming Mars – Board Game Spotlight

Mariah BingamanNew Arrivals

Terraforming Mars Board GAme

In the 2400s, mankind begins to terraform the planet Mars. Giant corporations, sponsored by the World Government on Earth, initiate huge projects to raise the temperature, the oxygen level, and the ocean coverage until the environment is habitable. In Terraforming Mars, you play one of those corporations and work together in the terraforming process, but compete for getting victory points … Read More

Staff Board Game Picks — September 2016

Robbie RiceStaff Picks

All About Games Staff Board Game Picks

With all the fun board games out it can be hard to pick just one. Well… impossible to pick just one. Here are three staff members favorite games: Mariah Lords of Waterdeep — A 2-5 player worker placement game where you are a Lord hiring heroes to complete quests for you. Mariah loves the simplicity of this game. It plays … Read More

What You Need to Know about Vehicles — Kaladesh Spotlight

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Pre-release Boise, Idaho

What’s better than watching your armies march into battle to meet the enemy head-on? Watching your armies drive into battle to meet the enemy head-on, of course! Vehicles are a new type of artifact, representing some of those wondrous inventions I talked about earlier. Here’s Sky Skiff: Each Vehicle starts out as just an artifact. Well, an artifact with some … Read More

What You Need to Know about Fabricate — Kaladesh Spotlight

Jared AllenMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Prerelease Boise, Idaho

One of the glorious things about living on Kaladesh is the modern marvel of mass production. Fabricate is a new ability found on some creature cards that offers you a choice when that creature enters the battlefield. As you can see on our friend Glint-Sleeve Artisan, that choice is as follows: put a number of +1/+1 counters on the creature, … Read More

What You Need to Know about Energy — Kaladesh Spotlight

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Aether is a magical energy that’s found throughout the Multiverse, but it’s become an integral part of the ecosystem on Kaladesh. Refined aether is the primary power source for most of Kaladesh. On cards, this magic energy is represented by energy counters, a new kind of counter that players can get. Most cards that give you energy counters also give … Read More

EVERYTHING You Need to Know about the New Set — Kaladesh

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Prerelease in Boise, Idaho

Please visit Wizards of the Coast for the full post by Gavin Verhey. Welcome to a world of invention. Kaladesh is a world like no other we’ve been to. It’s a gorgeous plane where incredible craftsmanship is prized and wondrous artifacts are built and used. Artificers and Pilots in Vehicles casually cruise through the streets. Of all the planes in … Read More

Kaladesh Prerelease — What to Expect

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Prerelease Boise, Idaho

You’ll experience the thrill of opening Kaladesh cards for the first time with other Magic players who enjoy the game just as much as you. Everything you’ll need to play should be provided as part of your entry fee—you simply show up and play! Prereleases are Sealed Deck format events, where you build a minimum 40-card minimum deck using the … Read More