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Tag: Board Game

The Ghostbusters Board Game: Whatcha Gonna Play?

The Ghostbusters Board Game: Whatcha Gonna Play?
I’m surprised it took this long, but we’re finally about to get a Ghostbusters board game! Cryptozoic Games just launched a new Kickstarter for Ghostbusters: The Board Game and no big surprise here, its $250,000 funding goal has already been met, just a couple of days into the campaign.

Comic Book Chess Pieces Look MARVELous

Comic Book Chess Pieces Look MARVELous
If you are a chess player, you may like to play with a set that is more than traditional looking, especially if you are a comic book geek. Entertainment Earth has enough chess pieces to build an entire set using characters from various Marvel and DC comics.

LEGO Go Board: Complex Simplicity

LEGO Go Board: Complex Simplicity
Like many of the best games, the ancient Chinese board game Go takes seconds to learn and a lifetime to master. Joe Miller’s LEGO technique mirrors the game’s virtue. His 9×9 Go board may seem unremarkable to non-LEGO enthusiasts like myself, but a deeper look reveals a master at work.

Fan-made Castlevania Board Game: Whips & Daggers

Fan-made Castlevania Board Game: Whips & Daggers
Last year Redditor Brandon aka XsimonbelmontX made a Fallout-themed Monopoly set as a birthday gift for his wife. He was so touched by the reception that he got online that he was motivated to make another board game.

Hoverkraft Levitating Construction Challenge Floats in Mid-air

Hoverkraft Levitating Construction Challenge Floats in Mid-air
Growing up, my favorite part of being a Cub Scout was the magazine that came with the membership called Boy’s Life. I didn’t really like the articles, but the wacky ads in the back that had stuff like x-ray glasses and Sea Monkeys that you could order.

Wood & Aluminum Connect Four: Pretty Swanky, Sis.

Wood & Aluminum Connect Four: Pretty Swanky, Sis.
This Wood & Aluminum Connect Four is the classiest way to play Connect Four. It’s basically how rich people play it, because you know, they are better than you. You have a plastic game, while they have a wood and aluminum version that their butler can take away when they are done.

DIY Game of Thrones 3D Board Game: A Song of War and Hammer

DIY Game of Thrones 3D Board Game: A Song of War and Hammer
The A Game of Thrones board game was clearly made by and for fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire series. The game is much easier to understand and appreciate if you’ve read the novels, or at least watched the HBO series.

Donkey Kong Fan-made Board Game: Barrels & Ladders

Donkey Kong Fan-made Board Game: Barrels & Ladders
The Legend of Zelda is getting an officially licensed Monopoly cross over. But if you’d rather play a board game with Donkey Kong and Jumpman, check out Hernando Melo’s reskin of Chutes and Ladders featuring the 1981 arcade game.

The Legend of Zelda Monopoly: It’s Dangerous to Pass GO Alone

The Legend of Zelda Monopoly: It’s Dangerous to Pass GO Alone
Nintendo has a monopoly in the Legend of Zelda franchise. Literally. The Legend of Zelda version of Monopoly was actually announced a few months ago, but now we have some images. Read on to see what the finished version of the game will look like.

Query Board Game Based on Google Autocomplete: Search Engine Obfuscation

Query Board Game Based on Google Autocomplete: Search Engine Obfuscation
Autocomplete makes searching on Google convenient, but at times it can also be a source of amusement because it reveals what other people are searching for or saying online. Phoebe Stephens and her sister Nikki Flowerday made Autocomplete even more fun by designing a board game around it.

3D Printed Cyvasse Set: Time for a Trip to the Iron Bank

3D Printed Cyvasse Set: Time for a Trip to the Iron Bank
We’ve featured free 3D files for a pretty good interpretation of a Cyvasse set, inspired by the eponymous board game in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels. But if you’d rather buy a ready to play set, check out Michael Le Page’s creation.

Risk Board Game Coffee Table: World Domination at Your Feet

Risk Board Game Coffee Table: World Domination at Your Feet
So you love a good game of Risk. You play it all of the time. You even strategize when you are not playing. You are basically addicted to world domination. If that sounds like you, here is your dream coffee table.

Game Boy-Themed Shogi: JRTS

Game Boy-Themed Shogi: JRTS
Japanese shop den combined its love for video games with the its country’s classic board game shogi by replacing its pieces with ones that look like the Game Boy. The pieces are made of laser cut wood and acrylic.

Inceptor Board Game is Based on Inception: BRAAAAHMM

Inceptor Board Game is Based on Inception: BRAAAAHMM
Nope, you’re not dreaming. An independent group called Pilot Study is working on Inceptor, a competitive board game for two to five players. Based on Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi heist movie Inception, the game is about assembling a team of specialists who will plant an idea in someone’s mind.

Settlers of Catan Globe: Catanosphere

Settlers of Catan Globe: Catanosphere
Instructables settler PenfoldPlant traded Settlers of Catan’s flat board game for a globe. A modified truncated icosahedron, to be exact. The result is a multipurpose piece that can serve as decoration, a container for game pieces and yes, a playing surface, albeit one that’s not as convenient as the original.

Doctor Who Trivial Pursuit: Winning Proves You’re Smarter on the Inside

Doctor Who Trivial Pursuit: Winning Proves You’re Smarter on the Inside
The Doctor Who merchandising machine has really kicked into high gear of late. It seems like every time we turn around there is something new carrying the Doctor Who brand. This time out, there is a new trivia game for fans of the series to compete against each other with.