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Krasen Gechev

A self-proclaimed warrior-poet, Krasen is a man of many hobbies – ranging from combat sports training, LARPing, to writing poetry. One of those many hobbies happens to be board games. Be it with a fist, pen, sword or keyboard – he aims to be just, merciless and effective.
Klaus Teuber's Catan novel.

The Hit Board Game Catan Hits the Bookshelves With a Trilogy of Novels

Klaus Teuber, the mind behind one of the most prominent board games ever created - “Catan” - has announced a trilogy of books set in the game’s rich world. This isn’t the first time the popular board game has been novelized and put into fictional writing, however. Rebecca Gable released her novel “The Settlers of Catan” in 2003. She and...
Company of Heroes 2nd Edition of the Board Game.

Esteemed Board Game Designer Chris Gabrielson Has Passed Away

This year’s SPIEL event in Essen, Germany, brought a lot of exciting news to all tabletop game enthusiasts. Unfortunately, among those, we have to report some tragic news - Chris Gabrielson, the co-designer of the esteemed board game “Company of Heroes”, has died while attending the SPIEL event. Understandably, no further details on his death were shared. The announcement was...
Terra Mystica gameplay.

After Much Delay, New “Terra Mystica” Board Game Is Set to Come In 2023

This year’s SPIEL event in Essen, Germany, brought “Terra Mystica” fans much-anticipated news in regards to the upcoming “Terra Mystica: Age of Innovation” - the newest board game in the series. Unfortunately, we will have to wait until 2023, per information from last weekend’s SPIEL. “Terra Mystica: Age of Innovation” was originally scheduled for release in the second half...
New Minecraft board game is coming.

Two New “Minecraft” Board Games Are on Their Way

Mere hours ago, game publishing titan Ravensburger has announced a collaboration with “Minecraft”’s developer Mojang, which will bring the popular PC game to the tabletop once again with two brand new board games - “Minecraft: Portal Dash” and “Minecraft: Heroes of the Village”. Both titles will aim to mimic the feel of the PC version of “Minecraft” using a...
Harrow County's game cover.

Harrow County Board Game Has Launched on Kickstarter

Dark Horse comics’ “Harrow County” board game recently launched its Kickstarter page to great success. “Harrow County: The Game of Gothic Conflict” has already far exceeded the $54,000 funding goal, making $121,000 in less than five days. As a matter of fact, the funding goal was funded in less than three hours after the page officially launched on October...
Wingspan's Asia expansion coverage.

Wingspan’s Asia Expansion Will Include New Game Modes

Game studio Stonemaier Games has confirmed that the third expansion of Elizabeth Hargrave’s hit board game “Wingspan” will include two brand new game modes, a new Asian theme and will introduce new bird species from all over the Asian continent. The new expansion, appropriately titled “Wingspan Asia”, was first introduced at the German SPIEL event in Essen earlier this year,...
Wizards of the Coast turns 30.

MTG’s 30th Anniversary Edition Product Will Include Rare and Iconic Cards

“Magic: The Gathering” has revealed its 30th Anniversary Edition product, which will include a modern take on some of the game’s most powerful and rarest cards ever released - The Power Nine. The Power Nine are nine rare cards, widely considered to be the most powerful cards ever printed in “Magic: The Gathering”. They are only legal in the game’s...
Gamepaly from MTG.

“Magic: The Gathering” Hits $1 Billion in Sales

Despite numerous setbacks, mostly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, “Magic: The Gathering” has experienced a resurgence like never before - it releases new products constantly, each more successful than the last, across numerous formats. So it should come as no surprise that it is about to become a billion-dollar franchise. Hasbro, the parent company of “Wizards of the Coast”...
Judge Dredd's board game cover for 2022.

From 1982 to 2022 – “Judge Dredd” Board Game Gets a New Release

Forty years after its original release, game studio Rebellion Unplugged has announced a new release of Sir Ian Livingstone’s classic “Judge Dredd” board game. Another bit of exciting news is that the new edition will hit the markets this November. The game will further be updated with the inclusion of new rules, updated graphic design to keep up with the...
Unexpected Games' 3000 Scoundrels cover art and release date.

Unexpected Games’ “3000 Scoundrels” Gets a Release Date

Unexpected Games (part of Asmodee North America) just announced the release date of their western-inspired board game “3000 Scoundrels”, which will officially release on October 7. Pre-orders are currently available on Asmodee’s official website and on Amazon for $49.95. The game puts players in an alternative Wild West environment, where they will try and create the toughest and roughest team...