A Sneak Peek Of The Slaughter – Unboxing Monster Slaughter

By Anthony “LibrariaNPC” DeMinico,  28 November 2018 While November has been a chaotic month of illness, emergencies, and other not-so-nice-things, I didn’t want to leave all of you without a regular post. So, in lieu of my in-depth post of City of Mist, I’m here this week to give you a look into the board game Monster Slaughter. I…

People in Glass Houses – Sagrada

By Catlord, 21 November 2018 Sagrada is a family game from Floodgate Games. The premise is that you and up to three other players (although there is an expansion for fifth and sixth players) are artisans competing to make the best stained glass window you can. Resources In the basic core set, Sagrada includes  …

An Elaborate Tail: Mice & Mystics

By Carl Rosa, 11 July 2018 Mice and Mystics (M&M) is a game from Plaid Hat Games. It is designed as a cooperative game for up to four players (with the ability to squeeze a fifth in to maintain “the board”). The game features a fantasy-type setting where an evil sorceress queen named Vanestra is…

I Challenge You to Agni Kai: Legend of Korra Pro-Bending Arena

By Carl “CatLord” Rosa II, 11 April 2018 Legend of Korra: Pro-Bending Arena is a tabletop board game by IDW Games. Legend of Korra (LoK) is a cartoon series that continues the story of Avatar: The Last Airbender from Nickelodeon. One of the gimmicks of the universe is that people have the ability to “bend” the…

Labyrinth the Board Game: Put That Magic Jump on Me

By Carl “CatLord” Rosa II, 24 January 2018 Labyrinth the Board Game is a game based on the classic 80s movie by River Horse. The below review does not include the expansion, only the retail version of the core set. In this game, players take on the Labyrinth in their own quest to rescue Toby from…

On The Road To Legend

There are reasons why I have taken the mantle of The NPC over the years, and my habit of learning and running games is the primary reason for it. While I do enjoy running games, I do miss the opportunity of playing, but my chances of playing anything tend to plummet as more and more…