Have you ever wanted to have a sorcerer battle while trying to collect relics from the spacetime Continuum? Check our our review of Antinomy and live your dream!
Category - Two Player Spotlight
Board games are as old as history itself. Men and women have been pitting themselves in contests of intellect, luck, and skill for thousands and thousands of years. Now the only difference is that we have a constellation of options to to choose from. Fight for control of a chain of islands in the Pacific, best your opponents as a merchant in a desert city, or simply be the one to bust open a Piñata at a birthday party.
Playing two player board games is a delight and a challenge. These games by necessity must be tight and well done. There’s no variety in play style simply by adding more players. I regularly play many of the games listed below with my 10 year daughter and with my wife. It’s a great way to grow friendships and intimacy, but it’s also a great way to crush your enemies beneath your feet. Either way is fine…just get to playing!
Squadro is a smart, sleek game. Read our review of this modern classic which updates the strategy games of yesteryear with a stylish design and elegant play.
Some of my favorite games have the fewest rules; focus on how to excel rather than expend brainpower. Read our review of "Trinity", a new game that falls squarely in that category.
What if you had a portable version of Chess; with a twist? Read our Kamikaze Chess review to see if this spin will make you change your mind on this classic game.
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.
We all have that moment in our history that we wish we could redo. Read our review of The Perfect Moment from Button Shy Games’ and see if it gives you the feeling of changing your past.
How quickly can you assemble a specific pattern from a collection of different shapes? Read our review of Kanoodle Head-to-Head and test your dexterity and spatial awareness skills.
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!
Looking for a 1v1 game that makes you think? Love chess but want a little more variety? Read our War Chest review to see if this beautiful box holds a treasure of a game for you.
Catch me if you can: _Getaway Driver_ pits cops against robbers in this two player asymmetric game. Cruise by our Getaway Driver review, coming in at 60 tiles an hour!