Cones of Dunshire Live on Kickstarter

dunshireMayfair Games just released a Kickstarter that gives you the chance to buy your very own copy of The Cones of Dunshire designed by fictional number cruncher Ben Wyatt. Continue reading

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Tiny Treads: Ogre Pocket Edition Review

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Over the few years or so “Microgames” has been gaining an increasing amount of traction. From the charming Love Letter with its little velour pouch to the “pay-what-want” crowd-funding campaign for Coin Age, less has been more for a lot of designers recently.

 But small bags with lots of game inside are not a new invention. Ogre: Pocket Edition from Steve Jackson games was first released in 1977. As part of the 2012 Kickstarter for the truly gargantuan Ogre: Designer’s Edition the smaller version from over three decades ago got a relaunch in tandem with its larger cousin. Continue reading