Board in the Stacks: Kanagawa

Welcome to the beautiful prefecture of Kanagawa (BGG, Amazon)! You are all students at Katsushika Hokusai's art school and hope to create your own masterwork through the teachings of the great master himself. The publisher of Kanagawa, Iello, provides some of the best art direction in the board game industry. Iello games look and feel … Continue reading Board in the Stacks: Kanagawa

Board in the Stacks: The Ravens of Thri Sahashri

The Ravens of Thri Sahashri is a tarot-sized, 2 player, cooperative card game with some legacy elements thrown in for added spice. In the game you alternate between playing the psychic Feth and the terminally unconscious Ren. Feth will build a tableau of cards for Ren to choose from and, communicating only through card play, … Continue reading Board in the Stacks: The Ravens of Thri Sahashri

Games in the Stacks: Hanabi

The Basics: Designer: Antoine Bauza Game Type: Card Number of Players: 2-5 Playing Time: 30 minutes Mechanics: Cooperative Play, Set Collection, Hand Management The Game: Hanabi is a cooperative card game where players are tasked to putĀ on a fireworks show. The audience wants a perfect show and players need to play cards in order from … Continue reading Games in the Stacks: Hanabi