I am loving Lacrimosa, a medium-weight strategy game for 1-4 players. It reminds me so much of Obsession and I use that comparison throughout to highlight what I like about Lacrimosa.
Players are patrons, set on spreading Mozart's music across Europe. However, they need to cleverly strengthen their deck, which will allow them to take more advantageous turns in this race to win the hearts of music lovers everywhere!
I also explore what I like about the solo experience in this video, so stay tuned.
Watch it here: youtu.be/OGLIv-aDr8g
I'm thrilled to share with you my top ten board games from 2022. These are the games released in 2022 that rocked my world! Watch it here: youtu.be/BAS7A0RM8Xg
I ordered a shipment from Hachette Games and couldn't be happier with Suspects and In the Palm of Your Hand.
Watch here to find out what these games offer (no spoilers) and how much I appreciated the experience of figuring out three murder mysteries and feeling pictures with the palm of my hand.
Watch it here: youtu.be/MkxWQzpaZuE
Splendor Duel has all of what you like about Splendor: open drafting, contracts, resource management, and a race to the finish!
Check out what's new with the 2-player version and how this suped up version adds a lovely element of complexity! Watch it here: youtu.be/gSy7-KgnL48
Chronicles of Avel asks players to work together, gathering resources, fighting off attackers, and protecting the castle. It also offers a cool RPG feel without a lot of the rules that can weigh down turns. While it feels like a game for youngsters, players of all ages can enjoy this cooperative, dice rolling game.
But is Chronicles of Avel simply the latest iteration of Castle Panic? And which one do I prefer? Find out in this video! Watch here: youtu.be/umeVisf4ZM8
Love on Lockdown is the newest expansion for Fog of Love, a cooperative, deduction, roleplaying game for two. Test your storytelling chops in modern times: Covid-19.
There is a new spectrum: Risk versus Boredom. Players might find themselves too apathetic or even too reckless in this expansion.
With 45 brand new scene cards and 8 destinies to match, Love on Lockdown will keep you testing your relationship skills endlessly!
AND there's a giveaway for this game. Watch the video to find out how to enter for your chance to win a brand new copy of the base game Fog of Love. Watch it here: youtu.be/0rNrYzubzlc
I had a great last week and can't wait to tell you the three games I played. There is something in here for every kind of gamer and every kind of game night! Watch it here: youtu.be/cNHamUJAbkg
Maple Valley is the perfect, 60-minute game for your next game night! 1-5 players manage their friend cards, which serve as their main actions in this game, to collecting all the goodies in this spring celebration.
There's a lot to like, so check out my video on why you should get excited about this family-friendly strategy game. Watch it here: youtu.be/F304CinO1FU
Kim is an avid gamer and enjoys reading books, watching movies and television shows, and playing with her two dogs.