Tag Archives: £20 – £30

Costa Ruana Review – Problematic Plundering.

Box art of Costa Ruana

It’s always interesting to see the highs and lows of a designer and while we loved R&R’s Outback, their tribal bluffing game Costa Ruana horribly disappoints. Costa Ruana’s premise is that a bunch of pirates have buried treasure on some small islands nearby. Your village shaman wants you to go steal it. The only problem […]

Gutterhead Review

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Initially, I just wanted to put a hundred laugh emojis here but apparently that “doesn’t explain enough” so here’s the low-down on Gutterhead. A dirty drawing game by Some Gimps in the UK which describes itself as the love-child of Pictionary and Cards Against Humanity. Players split into at least two teams of two with one […]

The Chameleon Review

Big Potato Games’ The Chameleon is a clever little bluffing game where every player but the chameleon knows the secret code word and must give one-word clues to the group to try and single out the imposter. Sort of like what you would imagine the codebreakers were doing during WWII if you have no idea what WWII […]

Weird Things Humans Search For Review

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It’s Wednesday and that what better way to celebrate than with alliteration. So today we’re looking at Big Potato’s Weird Things Humans Search For. Or, the Google guessing game. Weird Things Humans Search For is a simple guessing game where one player reads out the start of a search (“Will video games…”) and players, either […]

Dungeon Raiders Review

Andy Hull, the designer of indie darling Spelunky offers a useful little gem of indie game development advice “Whenever possible, reuse existing elements, rather than creating new ones” Andy is referring to Spelunky and his experience designing wooden toys but it really does carry over to every aspect of indie game design. Being able to refine the core mechanic […]