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#092 7 Wonders

#092 7 Wonders

While at GenCon we played many different games, one of which was 7 Wonders, a board game where each player takes on the role of a city attempting to build an ancient wonder of the world while still building up their science, military religion and public works.  It’s an interesting game with a fun card swapping mechanic.  Listen in as Terry, Matt and Danny play the game for the first time. We would love to hear your feedback on the...

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App Review – Outwitters – Multiplayer Strategy/Board Game

App Review – Outwitters – Multiplayer Strategy/Board Game

The Goblin overlords at the Goblin Beat have been on me to write a review of some apps that are worth playing and since this game is about  creating an army and waging war it was right up their alley.  Looking for a challenging app for your phone or iPad that has a high replay value?? Then take a look at Outwitters from Onemanleft.com.  The app is free to try but will cost you a small amount of $ to buy the full version.  You can spend...

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Forbidden Island

Forbidden Island

Forbidden Island is a cooperative board game for 2-4 players by GameWright where the players take on the role of adventurers trying to retrieve four sacred relics from a mysterious (forbidden!) island before the entire thing sinks into the ocean.  Each adventurer has a special ability that can help out the entire group.  The diver, for instance, can move through one or more adjacent flooded/missing tiles for a single action, making it...

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Dungeon! Giveaway!

Dungeon! Giveaway!

In the spirit of the fast approaching holidays we here at The Goblin Beat are giving away a free copy of the Dungeon! board game  from Wizards of the Coast.  Dungeon! was originally released in 1975 by TSR and has the distinction of having Gary Gygax as one of the creators.  The game was just re-released earlier this year and now you can have a copy for free! To win you need to live somewhere in the contiguous 48 states here in the USA...

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