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2020 Board Game Award Nominees

2020 Board Game Award Nominees

Welcome to the 8th annual Board Game Quest Board Game Awards. Each year we take some time to honor the best and most creative...

Game Reviews

Master Word

Master Word Review

Word based party games these days feel like they are multiplying. Likely the massive success of Codenames has something to do with this. In...

Miyabi Review


Gate Review

Galilean Moons

Galilean Moons Review

Top Ten Game Lists

Top 10 Auction Board Games

Top 10 Auction Board Games

As I’ve played more and more games over the years, it has come to the forefront in my mind what my favorite board game...

Kickstarters of the Week

Kickstarters of the Week

Kickstarters of the Week: 4/12

April rolls on and with it come more games for your browsing enjoyment. Speaking of games, last week we rolled out a fun new...

Digital Board Game Reviews

Arkham Horror Mother's Embrace

Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace Review

We don't normally review video games here at BGQ (well outside of digital board games), but when Asmodee Digital and Fantasy Flight Games (FFG)...

Kickstarter Game Previews

Silicon Saga

Silicon Saga: Wreck of the Andromeda Preview

Note: This preview uses pre-release components and rules. What you see here may be different from the final, published game. This post was a...

Quest Lists

Best Licensed Board Games

Best Licensed Board Games

For the longest time, licensed board games were mostly shovelware. These were games that were reskinned versions of mass-market titles made purely to capture...

Quick Hits from the Vault

Marvel Champions Review

Quick Hits: Marvel Champions: The Card Game Review

It's time for another Quick Hits from the Vault, the series where many of the BGQ team gathers together to give you our quick...

Level Up My Game

Get Jester

I Tried Out GetJester — the “Try Before You Buy” Board Game...

This week I had the opportunity to try out a new board game delivery service, GetJester.com. The premise is very much like most subscription delivery...

Controlled Area Gaming

Castle Tricon Video

Castle TriCon – Necessity Breeds Ingenuity

Even though 2020 is firmly behind us, the specter of those dark times remains. Much like the novel’s ending of Lord of the Rings,...

Rumblings from the Deep

Rise of the $1 Backer

The Rise of the $1 Backer

How many of you have backed a Kickstarter project before? Show of hands? Yes, about all of you, that's what I've figured. Now how...

Parental Guidance

How to Raise a Gamer: Part 1 – To Lay Tiles or...

This is a guest post from Chris and Damian Biewer. COVID-19 has forced a lot of “quality” time with the family. Board games have been...

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