The Budget Board Gamer Blog


Review – Runes of Mayhem Beta

Runes of Mayhem is a tactical two-player card game in which players take on the rolls of the Vikings and Anglo-Saxons locked in heated battle. The goal of the game is to destroy your opponent’s fortress before they destroy yours. To do so you deploy swordsmen, horsemen, axemen shieldmaidens, pillagers and even peasants to fight your enemies and defend your stronghold.


Interview with Philip Loyer

This is an interview with Philip Loyer, of Wyvern Gaming, the designer behind the new card game, Sojourn, a tense game of time traveling peril. I recently did a review of Wyvern Gaming’s upcoming title Sojourn and I decided to ask him a few questions about it.


Review – Sojourn

In Sojourn, a solo game by Wyvern Gaming, you are a lost time traveler trying to find the fragments of your Time Sphere and return to your home time of May 20th, 2020, before you become trapped in time forever.


Review – King of Tokyo

King of Tokyo is a king of the hill style game that pits giant city-destroying monsters against one another in a no-holds-barred battle for supremacy. Players take turns either trying to force the current king out of Tokyo so they can take his place, or trying to ward off the attacks of the monsters outside Tokyo trying to claim their throne.


Preview – Railroad Rivals

Railroad Rivals Players: 2 – 5 Playe time: 45-60 min Age: 14+ Designer: Glenn Drover Publisher: Forbidden Gamers Price Point: $39.99 It is the golden age of steam locomotion. Throughout the nation, man-made steel...