Giant boxes can lead to epic games and this is not an exception. But just because a game has a lot of pieces, doesn’t mean it is good. It needs competent gameplay and thought out rules.
Not often does a sequel come around that adds something completely different to the game. I’m talking about something out of left field.
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Sometimes you don’t need to specify which version of a game you play but other times it is absolutely vital. This one for example falls into that latter category. I can’t imagine playing this game any other way.
Prepare for the madness…
I always say this is a movie board game but I don’t believe there is a movie with this title. But there is the sci-fi flick, The Cube, that this game undeniably takes its inspirations from. This is definitely not a bad thing in my book.
Step into the cube…
Is it the game or is it the source material? It is the idea of playing a The Thing board game that brings all the boys to the yard but the game has what it takes to keep everyone at the table.
Let’s go to Antarctica…so we can try to escape!
Time to go from hard, cooperative, and scary to easy, semi-cooperative, and light-hearted. Though saying this game is easy is a bit misleading. At least the game itself can’t win.
Hit the jump to prove the pass rule.
To me this is a classic and a big doozy when it comes to thematic and involved board games. It may not be pulled out a lot but it matters when it finally hits the table. Just make sure you don’t have too many players or it might feel like forever.
Time for the horror…
This may be one of the cutest games I do all month of October. But don’t be deceived by that fact, there is something to be offered within this box. I am one of the many to find it. Dare I say that I hunted for it?
Let’s get that treasure!
We all saw this coming. And I am using this game to kick off my “Creature Feature” month of playing/talking about only horror/scary games or games that include monsters. So this should be fun because I happen to like this game a lot and you should too!
A hunter is never alone…
This doesn’t seem like a game anyone has heard of or talking about one bit. Not climbing the BGG charts, not highly spoken of…just a small gem that people haven’t taken notice of yet. Definitely, that is definitely the case.
Let’s get to the soil of this!