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Smash Up — Card Game

Card game: Smash Up

On my trip to Bristol I had a chance to play a card game called Smash Up (released in 2012). It’s fun, easy to pick up and takes about an hour to finish. It’s been recently localized for German, Japanese and French.

In Smash Up players take two factions. The factions represented in the game are Aliens, Dinosaurs, Ninjas, Pirates, Robots, Tricksters, Wizards, and Zombies.

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Sky Traders board game review

In this post I’m going to review a board game called Sky Traders.

It was released in 2012 by Fantasy Flight Games. It’s a fairly simple game of commerce and intrigue for 2-5 players, age 14+, with remarkable looks and theme. However the initial setup and game mechanics might seem challenging for the newcomers.

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Best iOS board games 2013

2013 was a year of high anticipation and massive releases of the award-winning board games iOS adaptations, such as Agricola or Eclipse. There are also some games who went through the backward conversion from an iOS app to the physical implementation.

Jucke Board Game Awards is on air and I’m ready to announce the best board game 2013 has brought us along with my very own list of the best iOS board games of the year.

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Eclipse: New Dawn for the Galaxy

Eclipse: New Dawn for the Galaxy for iOS is finally out

Eclipse: New Dawn for the Galaxy is finally out for iOS (iTunes). We’ve been really looking forward to this release for a long time. And now it’s here, and it’s amazing!

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Best board games for iOS 2012

In 2012 some board games made their move from cardboard to iOS while others kept gaining in popularity. Here I picked out best board games for iOS 2012. Top of the line.

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Stone Age: The Board Game

Stone Age for iOS is finally out and downloadable from iTunes. Interface design is great, the rules are well implemented, the graphics are beautiful and the AI opponents are pretty challenging. For now it’s only optimized for iPhone screens. But the graphics still looks great upscaled to 2x on the iPad. From the very 1.0, iOS game gets an impressive set of features, such as:

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