Board Game

After Us Review

by Mike Bon September 9, 2023
Mike reviews the game of post-apocalyptic monkey tribe engine-building

Die of the Dead Review

by Mike Bon July 22, 2021
Mike gets excited about V8 Games Die of the Dead.   It’s the Day of the Dead and players take the roles of friendly spirits guiding souls from the world of the dead, to the land of the living.  The first player to guide souls up the 9 levels back to the land of the […]

Mandala Stones Review

by Mike Bon July 22, 2021
Mike takes a look at Mandala Stones from Board & Dice.   Mandala Stones is a game of tranquillity and beauty! Arrange colourful stones to create a stunning work of art together with your friends.   So completely up Mike’s alley, but come take a look at its gorgeous components and check out whether this […]

WDR TV – Dungeon Degenerates Review

by Mike Bon November 12, 2020
WDR Gold Essential
  Mike channels his inner degenerate in this rollicking “Metal” fantasy RPG board game! Lets journey together into the rancid sausage strewn realms of Goblinko’s Dungeon Degenerates and capture a sex dwarf! Get it here –…  

Solar Storm WDR TV Review

by Mike Bon June 15, 2020
WDR Bronze
Mike takes a look at Solar Storm from Dranda Games. In this tiny one could almost say epic sized box is a surprising amount of game. Play as the beleaguered crew of a star ship as you fight to regain control and stop it plummeting into a star in this cooperative nail biter. Nab yourself […]

Mikes Top Ten Games of 2019

by Mike Bon January 8, 2020
It’s a fairly fresh New Year, and as promised at some point by someone (probably me) it was henceforth decided to make a list of board games that I have played and enjoyed with much excitement this year. Gaze upon the list and agree or disagree that is your choice that is all.  

The Top Ten TV & Movie Themed Board Games

by Mike Bon June 27, 2018
It was time for a list, we’ve never done one before. So here’s Mike B’s Cracking Top Ten Movies & TV Themed Games!


by Mike Bon May 15, 2018
WDR Gold Essential
So Gloomhaven, its an epic sprawling dungeon crawl board game with RPG allusions housed in a box capable of killing a planet if hurled at it from orbit. It went from being Kickstarter’s best-kept secret to subsequently last years biggest regret prompting a multi-million dollar funded second printing. More recently it was heralded as the […]

The City of Kings

by Mike Bon April 17, 2018
WDR Gold Essential
Around a year ago I published this very review that you will find below for The City of Kings, it blew me away on my first encounter and went on to do rather well for itself. Well I’m resurrecting my initial thoughts as the reprint for the game plus some new content including more quests, […]


by Charlie Etheridge-Nunnon April 17, 2018
Bears! Bears are pretty great. I’ve reviewed Honey Heist and really loved that. Bears can be adorable and deadly in equal measure. In the Who Dares Rolls Podcast 47 I mentioned taking part in the BoardGameGeek UK Maths Trade and getting Bärenpark. My partner heard that I was getting this game and cared about nothing else. […]