Reigns Twitter Facebook Share on Google+

By cordinc on January 9, 2017

Yes, no, yes, no – how hard can it be to run a fantasy kingdom? Very hard, and also quite fun in the simple and innovative Reigns. Now dog, what were you saying?

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Pandemic Legacy Season 1 Twitter Facebook Share on Google+

By cordinc on January 8, 2017

Just over a year ago the small casual gaming group I play in started the board game Pandemic Legacy Season 1. Just under a month ago, after nine game sessions, we finished. This is a review of the game and does not include spoilers. For a game-by-game account of our playthrough (including spoilers!) see these pages instead.

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Pandemic Twitter Facebook Share on Google+

By cordinc on January 7, 2017

Since I restarted playing board games a few years ago, my favourite 2-player board-game is the award winning Pandemic . This game plays incredibly well with anywhere from 2 to 4 people, and would probably still work even played solo. This is because in Pandemic players are not competing against each other. Instead everyone cooperates as a team against the board game itself.

Pandemic Box

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2016 A Gamedev Plays Awards Twitter Facebook Share on Google+

By cordinc on January 3, 2017

Time for the first (hopefully, annual) end of year awards for the A Gamedev Plays… website and YouTube channel.

2016 A Gamedev Plays Awards

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Chains Twitter Facebook Share on Google+

By cordinc on January 2, 2017

Chains is a casual 2D game about linking together balls of the same colour. Not much more to say really, it is a simple, yet entertaining puzzle game.

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