The lunch break is almost there and all of the young penguins would finally get the fish they’ve been craving for. However, some rascals think they are quick enough to snatch some of the fish before the lunch break starts, but they have forgotten one thing – the Hall Monitor! Each school day one of the penguins is designated to watch over the school, and this is his moment to shine – for each rascal penguin he catches he would get additional fish!
Build your village, add new people, gain reputation, explore the catacombs and of course drink cider - what's not to like about this story telling game with wonderful art and a whimsical narrative?
This game allows you to develop your village in a number of ways, pursuing your own route to victory. Work above ground to fill your town with resources and pile up your victory points that way, or build your way to the top with fantastic new structures. Become the most respected town or the most adventurous seeking out the treasures below, just watch out for the glowgos!
Take it in turns to roll the dice to determine whether you send Luke, Han or Chewie catapaulting towards a Death Star stuffed with Jenga tiles. Who will make the mighty Dark Lord and his Stormtroopers fall? An innovative twist on an old classic.
Join the battle for Westeros and live out the battles, politics and scheming in George R R Martin's world. Will the Starks rise to power or the Ironborn dominate the seven kingdoms? Test your tactical skill, strategic planning as well as luck with this game that feels epic in scope and drips with theme.
Epic and steeped in history this game puts you in charge of one of the key nations during World War II. As well as coordinating the military forces at your disposal with your team, you'll be managing your production and perhaps attempting to develop the technology to win the war.
A space combat flight simulator with spaceships, Attack Vector: Tactical brings realism to space combat in a boardgame. The player aids are amazing at simplifying the complex decisions you need to make and will track the consequences of your actions, but most importantly still let you, in the words of Ad Astra Games "blow things up".
A quick tongue and fast thought are required for this simple game. Their card (flower) has a matching symbol to yours (superhero) so can you blurt out "Batman!" before they manage to say "Poppy"? The winner collects the other player's card and potentially reveals matches to cards elsewhere on the table starting another race to find the right word.
The game has a great 1950s Sci-Fi feel with wonderful art and components and a board including areas like Asimov Crater and Herbert Valley. At its core this is a worker placement game using dice as spacecraft to activate any of the stations surrounding the moon you're all attempting to colonize. Highly interactive and with lots of options each turn, this game encourages strategic thinking.
Attempting to build the most magnificent Alhambra (Palace) you're hiring the best workers from around the world; adding gardens, towers and seraglios and of course enclosing walls. With a game this simple to understand and play, yet still containing subtle strategy and decision making it's no surprise it won the Spiel des Jahres in 2003.
As a seventeenth century farmer with the plague finally overcome you need to carefully tend your farm. Growing crops and raising animals as well as expanding your farm and family are all vital in this highly strategic, classic and award winning Euro game.
Fight across war torn Japan seizing castles and uniting clans behind you in this micro game. A fast paced dice game you can fit in a pocket. The components are full of theme with custom dice and locations reflecting real life castles and the clans of ancient Japan.
A wide mix of heroes from Snow White to D'Artagnan come together to save the 12 realms from the Dark Lords! With light hearted and gorgeous art you fight your way across the realms stopping the invaders. These invaders herald the arrival of the Dark Lords and you must seek out the legendary artefacts that will allow you to defeat them.
Build an empire and conquer the land in around eight minutes!
Eight-Minute Empire is the super-quick area control game with surprisingly tough decisions. You'll be buying cards either for the action that lets you control the board or for produce, which give you victory points at the end of the game.
It’s easy to learn and perfect for when you only have a few (about 8) minutes.
Adventurers is a fun push-your-luck game with an Indiana Jones feel. You are adventurers fighting your way through the temple of Chac to grab the treasure, and get out alive! Avoid the giant rolling stone, navigate across the booby-trapped pit of lava and make your way across the ancient rickety bridge whilst planks around you fall into the bottomless pit. Grab the most artefacts and get out alive to claim victory.
Android: Netrunner is a competitive deck building game for two players. One player is a corporation while the other player takes the role of a runner trying to hack in and steal their secrets. Come in store to try our starter decks and be inspired to create your own.
A fun team party game, which is quick and simple to play. The idea is to describe as many words as possible to your team-mates in just 30 seconds, without saying ‘rhymes with’ or ‘sounds like’. A great game for those new to board games, or preferring something more casual.
If you enjoy deception games, you will love Avalon. You will play the role of King Arthur's knights seeking the holy grail. You will go on missions in groups and will need three successful missions to win. Sounds easy right? Unfortunately some people will secretly be trying to fail the missions, as they are the evil minions or Mordred. The minions of Mordred need to fail three missions in order to win. Merlin will know who the minions are, but cannot be too obvious in his accusations as the minions have an assassin! If the minions are not able to fail three missions, they can also win by assassinating Merlin. It can be played time and time again, and is one of our favourite games.
As leader of a merchant guild you are looking to earn the most prestige for your guild by acquiring mines, trade routes and shops which you hope will attract the noble customers you seek.
Fast-paced and easy to learn, Splendor is a great introductory game for new players.
A supernatural themed game by Flying Frog Productions. Play the role of heroes searching around the town of Shadowbrook to find the villains lair and defeat the big bad! The game has many different scenarios to play and can be played as a competitive or cooperative game. Classic horror film tropes are explored with villains such as the Werewolf, Scarecrow and Banshee. And as this is a Flying Frog game, the board and pieces are beautifully made to a high quality.