Across the Board Games Staff

About Across the Board Games Staff

Across the Board Games Staff We are a diverse group of gamers who mostly live in the Seattle area and we have been playing games together for several years now. What you see here is our collective knowledge of and feelings towards board games. We are working to make an awesome space where people of all stripes can share their love of all things board games. Please join us!



Author Archives: Across the Board Games Staff

Depose the King in Armello

September 28th, 2015 | by Across the Board Games Staff

The Digital Tabletop Game Experience Luke and I received two two copies of Armello, a digital adventure game by League of [&hellip


A Mailbox Full of Miniatures

June 17th, 2015 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Luke and I Received 2 Kickstarters in 1 Day Our Monday mailbox was overflowing with boxes containing a partial shipment [&hellip


Boards Games on NBC Nightly News…Kinda

March 13th, 2015 | by Across the Board Games Staff

I would have liked it if they had mentioned anything about the absolute explosion of games from companies not owned by Hasbro, or anything about the recent surge in indie game companies


Board Game Holiday & Christmas Gift Guide 2014

November 24th, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Buying presents for people with specific hobbies can be kind of intimidating if you aren't familiar with their likes and dislikes. We thought we'd try to be helpful and make a board game gift guide for those trying to buy presents this holiday season


Game Submissions Returning in 2015

November 4th, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Hello Game Designers! Over the past 18 months, Across The Board Games has reviewed nearly 40 games by indie developers [&hellip


Superhuman’s Identity Crisis

October 3rd, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Superhuman: Rise to Power is releasing on Kickstarter October 4th. Images featured in this article are from a prototype copy. [&hellip


Tabletop Gaming at PAXPrime 2014

September 5th, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Even More Indie Games! Nicole- The Penny Arcade Expo or PAX for short is an all encompassing gaming convention that [&hellip


By Crown, Orb & Sceptre!

May 5th, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

War games share a particular type of complexity and have a lot of common mechanics. These are the things that define a war-themed game. The theme is mechanical. I guess that explains why theme matters in war games


Roll for Creativity

April 11th, 2014 | by Across the Board Games Staff

Customize Dice with Custom Game Lab For anyone who has ever wanted to make their own set of d6 dice [&hellip



Back to Top ↑