View Post

Review - Castles of Burgundy

In All, Reviews by Zach Hillegas1 Comment

A picturesque castle sits atop a hill in an idyllic French countryside. It commands a sizable domain; buildings and small towns sit in close proximity, and farmers tend to their livestock while ships move goods to and from the estate on the nearby river. This is Castles of Burgundy, a peaceful eurogame that tasks players with building the most successful estate.

View Post

Ranking the Catan Expansions From Worst to First

In All, Catan, Lists by Zach Hillegas17 Comments

Almost anyone who plays board games has had a run-in with Catan. While it’s a fantastic and simplistic gateway game, any game can get old after being played for years. Are you bored of Settlers of Catan after playing it for fifteen years? Want to mix things up, but don’t feel like migrating to a new game? Time to try one of the expansions!