In today’s 2-player spotlight, we talk about Codenames Duet, one of the new offerings from Czech Games Edition. This game pits two players against the game itself as they race to figure out the identities of their secret agents...
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!
Dome Crushers is a head to head, 24 card battle royale, with MtG quality artwork. Can Floodgate Games pull off a microgame? Find out in our review!
In today’s 2-player spotlight, we talk about Nantucket. Inspired by its bigger sibling, New Bedford, this tiny microgame about town building and whaling packs a lot of punch! Read our review to find out more!
In today’s 2-player spotlight, we talk about Lost Cities. This deceptively simple card game has players using cards to go on expeditions to exotic locations. But hidden beneath that simple veneer is a game bubbling with...
Circle the Wagons is a quick and easy, down and dirty, 'Boomtown' building card drafting game for two players. Check out our review of Circle the Wagons pardner!
From out of the mists of time comes a game of mythical proportions. Challenge the gods to see if you'll be found wanting. Join us as we review Santorini.
Looking for a great way to spend some quality time with that special someone today? We've got some great suggestions for games that are perfect for two!
Do you have what it takes to defeat the dark side? Can you eliminate the Rebel scum? Join us as we take a look at the fantastic Star Wars Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.
Buttonshy Games has been killing it this year with a lineup of fast, portable games. Find out if Ahead in the Clouds stands out from the pack!
Listen children...your reputation is all you truly own. Shall I tell you the tale of two shopkeepers whose rivalry knew no bounds? It begins in the Southeast Chinese village of Daxu.
Spiders and Beetles and Ants oh my! All the insects of the garden are arrayed to protect the Queen Bee. Who will be victorious and who will be just bugs. Find out in Hive.
Deep in the heart of Texas, in 1870, Eagle Perkins and Jesse Artist Bird vie for the title of most feared outlaw. Rustling cattle and stealing gold. Which one will go to jail, and which one will ride away with the Longhorn?
This brightly colored box hides a wicked, tactical bridge building wargame dressed up as a dreamy tropical paradise. Dive into our Kahuna review.