Daily Archives January 18, 2019

Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Dog Days

A crime noir tale that follows a pair of canine detectives embroiled in a cults attempts to murder and skin citizens.

Guys…canine detectives, crime noir, cults…How could we not make sure that you all saw this Kickstarter? It sounds amazing! The rewards are reasonable and a lot of really good people worked on this. I don’t want to take up all your time telling you why you should back this puppy…puppy…get it? Head on over to the project page and let the creative team tell you!

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo of the week- Tsuro: Phoenix Rising

Quick history lesson. In 2004 Wizkids published the first edition of Tsuro: Game of the Path. In 2009 Calliope Games was founded, with Tsuro as its flagship title. Tsuro of the Seas soon followed in 2012. Now, to celebrate Calliope’s 10th anniversary, they have launched Tsuro: Phoenix Rising!

As I write this, less than 24 hours after launch, the project is already closing on 500% funded. Let me say, in no uncertain terms, that I’m not at all surprised. I bought one of the first-run Tsuro games on a whim, and 15 years later is continues to be one of the games I regularly recommend. It’s simple enough for anyone to play, with just enough strategy early on for “gamers” to relish without really being able to destroy the newcomers...

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