Star ships, exploration, dice and aliens...lots of em. Check out our Hyperspace review and see why Sandy Peterson’s newest game is space combat at warp speed!
Category - Fighting Board Games
A fighting game is any one which allows player-controlled units to engage each other in combat. This can be done on an individual level, as in BattleCON, or can be part of a broader give-and-take between factions, such as in Small World. Because this category is exceptionally large and varied, there are a wide array of game mechanics which may be used.
KeyForge, the world’s first unique deck game, made waves during its debut at Gencon 2018. Read our KeyForge review to find what it is and how it works.
A band of heroes enter a deep catacomb. Whether they leave as victors depends on how well they can flick. Read our review of Catacombs.
Do you ever feel like there’s not enough gene-splicing arena combat in your deck builders? Read our Mutants review to find out how Sen-Foong Lim and Jessey Wright jumped that hurdle.
Ever feel like playing a board game version of cat and mou… errr... giant monster and swarming fox army? Check out our Skulk Hollow review and see why good things do come in small packages!
With a seeming influx of fighting related games, read our UNCAGED: World Fighters review to see how this 2-player game sets itself apart from the pack… insert caged tiger pun here.
Prepare to battle bloodthirsty gladiators to the death in this deck-building arena combat game. Read our Carthage review to see if you should enter the ring!
Join us as we review Street Masters: Rise of the Kingdom, a throwback to the time when the arcade was the center of the universe and quarters were the best form of currency.
Factions go to war in this 4X-light big box game from a Gamelyn Games. Come read our Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea review to see if this is a game for your shelf, if it will even fit.
This is one of the best abstract games of the last decade that somehow flew under everyone’s radar. Read our review of Push Fight.
Hera has released the titans, Olympus is in chaos, and all the gods, monsters and heroes are fighting to regain their lost power. Pit armies of mythic greek beings against each other and decide the fate of Olympus yourself. Read...
A massive game needs a massive review. Read our Gloomhaven review to see if this heavyweight cooperative dungeon-crawler is right for you.
Join Captain Ahab on the hunt for the great white whale in the new 18 card micro game from Past Go Gaming. Read our review of Leviathan, a fast-paced, fun, 2-player game based on the classic novel, Moby Dick.