The Burnt Offering – Nostalgia Bomb

Nostalgia is the bottomless pit into which we willingly throw ourselves.

Unwinnable Monthly – August 2017

The August issue is out now! Find out what stories are inside and what songs to listen to while you read them.

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Five games that have made superb slot themes

  Multiplayer online games have become one of the most successful and competitive industries; and the business constantly strives to look for new, exciting and engaging themes. The most popular games usually permeate to other aspects of out lives, whether it maybe blockbuster movies, TV series, board games and online video slot machines. Slot machines are big business in the betting industry and one of the ways to keep people interested and to also keep them coming back, is to keep them up to date with the latest movies as well as games. If a game is popular, it should

1931: Scheherazade at the Library of Pergamum

1931: Scheherazade at the Library of Pergamum is a dating/time management sim targeted towards people who saw the Indiana Jones movies and wondered, “But what if Indy was a girl?”

A map with a magnifying glass in the corner. this is a still from 1931: Scheherazade at the Library of Pergamum

Kodama: The Tree Spirits Puts Nature Before Rules

Kodama: The Tree Spirits is a game about growing trees. In nature, trees to not follow a blueprint or a predetermined path; they grow how they please, their branches forming a unique natural fingerprint. Like snowflakes or people, no two are exactly alike, which makes building a board game about growing trees tricky. Games have structure and rules, a literal book that tells you how to play. Nature and games are seemingly at odds, but Kodama manages to pull off a well-balanced game about growing trees while capturing the free-form, aimless beauty of nature. In Kodama, players aim to please the titular

Kodama: The Tree Spirits cover art with some soft creatures with long arms and happy faces peering around trees.
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The Board Soul – Terraforming Mars Together

Just because you’re competing doesn’t mean you’re not also collaborating.

A series of small pieces and a board with a planet in the center. This is the board game Terraforming Mars.

About Gundam Time – Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt Vol. 4

“Better still, Ohtagaki’s newfound self-awareness has brought with it a welcome sense of the absurd impossible in the heady, edgy days of earlier volumes, and through this sense an expansion rather than a shrinking of dramatic possibilities.”

Still from Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt Vol. 4