Odds & Ends

When Disney and Talisman Collide

Be honest. When was the last time you asked yourself, “Am I getting enough ‘Disney’ when I play Talisman?” I’m guessing your answer is “never,” but that hasn’t stopped the creativity wheels from turning over at the Yesterday, Tomorrow and… Read More ›

The Manhattan Project

The Manhattan Project is a solid worker-placement game in which you recruit scientists, engineers and general laborers to orchestrate the construction of uranium- and plutonium-enriched bombs. You spend the early game building your resource-generating “engine” of factories, universities and mines…. Read More ›

Little Nellie Miniatures Game

Outfit your own “Little Nellie” in this tactical miniatures game of cat and mouse in the skies above Blofeld’s nefarious volcano lair. Can you outwit your opponent’s helicopters and goons with your nimble arsenal of flame throwers, aerial mines, rockets,… Read More ›

D-Day at Omaha Beach

I received D-Day at Omaha Beach over the holidays this year. I’ve played through the introductory scenario “Easy Fox” twice now, with fairly good success the second time around. As this is a solitaire game, I didn’t quite know what… Read More ›