Mix the deck building of Magic: The Gathering with the tactical maneuvering of chess and the lucky thrill of rolling dice and you’ve got a formula for my number one tabletop title on iOS: Summoner Wars.
Archive | February, 2013
February 26, 2013
This is a board game list, so there has to be at least one Cthulhu-themed game, right? While the theme of Elder Sign: Omens doesn’t tie in deeply to the gameplay, this game is practically oozing with H.P. Lovcraft’s dark ambiance, perfectly adapted to your iOS or Android device.
February 25, 2013
This week, Jake features KC himself in what is likely not the last time he makes him look like a jerk.
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February 22, 2013
February 22, 2013
4 Pics 1 Word, annoyingly lacking a comma in the title, is a puzzle game released by LOTUM GmbH. The idea behind the game is very simple: you are given four pictures and you need to determine what they have in common. To narrow things down for you, the game provides you with twelve letters, and the word you have to come up with is somewhere amongst those letters.
February 21, 2013
Carcassonne is one of those classic board games that is responsible for millions of people getting into board games in the first place. Even though I’m horrible at its tile-laying gameplay, I can certainly see why it’s such a gateway franchise. [...]
February 20, 2013
Ticket to Ride is one of the most popular board games around thanks to great player interaction and simple, easy to grasp rules. These features make Ticket to Ride Pocket a perfect fit for iOS, and at just $1.99 it’s well worth it whether you play solo or with friends. [...]
February 19, 2013
I love the strategy and actual face-to-face interaction of these types of games, but getting a group of friends together is difficult. But over the years, I’ve acquired a library of board games on iPhone and iPad to keep the good times (and the dice) rolling wherever I am. So over the next few days, I will list a short review of each of my favorites based not only on their playability as well as how reasonably they are priced. [...]