Author: KatiesGameCorner

Imperius, A Civil War With No Boundaries​ [Kickstarter Corner]

Publisher: Kolossal Games Designer: Grant Rodiek  Illustration: Gong Studios 2-4 players 30 minute playing time Currently on Kickstarter: Imperius *A prototype of the game was sent to me, these are prototype components but they still look damn good!   Ashnon, Drakkai, Quell, or Zathmir, who will be sat on the Dawn Throne? Imperius, a game of

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‘Bipolar Disorder: A Board Gamer’s Story’ Guest Blog by Jeremy Howard

Bipolar disorder, previously known as manic depression, is a mental disorder that causes periods of depression and periods of elevated mood. The elevated mood is significant and is known as mania or hypomania, depending on its severity, or whether symptoms of psychosis are present. I want to be upfront about the reason for this post.

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Pendragon: The Fall of Roman Britain, A First Impression

Sometimes you play a game and immediately have to tell everybody about it, shout it from the rooftops, maybe even write a blog post about it less than 24 hours after playing it, because you really need to tell everybody how good it is. Pendragon is one of those games. It’s no secret that I

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‘Bend It Like Churchill’ Guest Blog by Mark Herman

I recently agreed to write a quest blog for Katie’s website with no idea what I would say, so luckily some events conspired to give me a theme. I note that Katie recently wrote a very thoughtful review on solo play in my 2015 Churchill design. I like that that she prefers to actually play

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Seize the Bean, Don’t Be Fooled By Those Cute Sugar Cubes [Kickstarter Corner]

2–4 Players 45–90 Min Playing Time DesignerAndy Couch, Dylan Howard Cromwell ArtistMario Fernández García-Pulgar PublisherQuality Beast A game set in the heart of Berlin, you’re a barista, skilled in the craft of coffee. You’ve had it with your day-job and you’ve opened up your own café in the interesting, colourful city of Berlin. The thing is, other

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