All posts by Ben


CONTRIBUTOR: Scientist by day, Gamer by night. I’ll play pretty much any tabletop game once.


About Ben

Mar 04, 2016No Comments2322 Views

Listen, if you dare, and behold the tale of Ben.


Valeria: Card Kingdoms | Review

Feb 17, 2016No Comments6487 Views

A tableau-building dice game where the goal is to build your city by recruiting the citizens to fight monsters while continuing to grow your domain.


Ben’s Top 10 of 2015 | LONG List

Jan 04, 20163 Comments2768 Views

Ben's top 10 of 2015!


Between Two Cities | Review

Dec 24, 20152 Comments3192 Views

Between Two Cities is a tile drafting and placement game in which you are, literally, ‘between two cities’, and must work with those seated next


Covalence: A Molecule Building Game | Previ...

Oct 06, 20152 Comments6319 Views

An educational, family-friendly game where everyone is working as a team to build molecules based on clue cards.


Ion: A Compound Building Game | Preview

Apr 09, 20151 Comment3153 Views

We preview Ion a card drafting game for 2-7 scientists where you are attempting to draft different element cards to create a variety of ionic


Ben’s Top 5 of 2014

Jan 15, 2015No Comments3008 Views

There were some great board games released in 2014 and I played a lot of them. Somehow I was able to pick out 5 favorites


Dead of Winter | Q & A

Aug 05, 20141 Comment7086 Views

Plaid Hat Games' Dead of Winter is all the rage. We were then able to grab some time with Jon Gilmour and Isaac Vega to


Star Wars: The Card Game | Review

Mar 19, 2014No Comments14148 Views

Take up arms against the Dark side or bend your enemies to your will in this two-player, asymmetrical Living Card Game.