Category: Board Games – Now It’s Your Turn

N.I.Y.T. #6 – Flick ‘Em Up

Designer: Jean-Yves Mopertuis and Gaetan Beaujannot Players:  2-10 Average Play Time:  45 Minutes So far in the “Now It’s Your Turn” project, we’ve talked a lot about games which involve a bit of brain power.  From strategic prowess to working together, these games are generally fairly mentally focused. […]

N.I.Y.T. #5 – Raptor

Raptor Designer: Bruno Cathala and Bruno Faidutti Players: 2 players Average Play Time: 30 Minutes So you went ahead and planned a game night. You invited all your friends, bought some wine, ordered some pizzas and set out a selection of great games. Maybe we’ve even talked about […]

N.I.Y.T. #4 – Shadow Hunters

Survive: Shadow Hunters Designer: Yasutaka Ikeda Players: 4-8 Players Average Play Time: 30 – 60 Minutes Something I love about board games is the diversity factor. If you have an interest, there is probably a game about it. From farming to harbor capitalism to space combat, it’s all […]

N.I.Y.T. #3 – The Grizzled

The Grizzled Designer:  Fabian Riffaud and Juan Rodriguez Art By:  Tignous Players:  2-5 Average Play Time:  30 Minutes Last week I mentioned that some games are cooperative, meaning that it’s a group of you and your friends working together to defeat the game.  These games are big on […]

N.I.Y.T. #1 – Splendor

Hello and welcome to our very first installment of Now It’s Your Turn, or N.I.Y.T. as we’ll be calling it. Today we’ll be talking about our very first board game, and as we go, I’ll also be explaining how this series will work. Consider this the ‘how to’ […]