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Lawbreakers PS4 Review

Ever since the introduction of jump pads in shooters, an FPS that offered greater freedom of flight was inevitable. Lawbreakers feels like one such result. There’s a moderate learning curve to maneuvering and surviving in-air and within the myriad anti-gravity spheres of the game’s arenas. When you do manage to adapt to sniping on the […]

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Pizza Party Throwdown Review

Pizza is the perfect food (tacos also an acceptable substitute). The BGQ discord is regularly full of debates on Chicago style versus New York, topping preferences—I’m pro pineapple—and the amazingness of wood-fired pizza ovens. But today’s pizza is unfortunately not very tasty. It is, however, a board game. Pizza Party Throwdown in fact. Which makes […]

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Descent: Legends of the Dark Releasing in 2021 from Fantasy Flight Games

Yesterday during Essen Digital, Fantasy Flight Games finally announced the long-rumored new Descent board game. This is the same one that was teased at the very end of their In-Flight Report during Gen Con Online this summer. Descent: Legends of the Dark is not the third edition of Descent: Journeys in the Dark, or even […]

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Photosynthesis: Under the Moonlight Expansion Review

If you hop into the way back machine and set the dial for 2017, one of the hot games to be released was Photosynthesis. This abstract strategy game not only looked great on our tabletops but was pretty fun to play too. It involved planting trees, growing them, and then harvesting them for victory points. […]

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Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace coming from Asmodee Digital in 2021

Veteran board game developer Asmodee Digital (Terraforming Mars, Scythe, Gloomhaven) announced today that they will be releasing a digital Arkham Horror game next year. Not based on the board game, this one seems to be more akin to a video game. Called Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace, it will be a “squad-based narrative adventure game offering […]