Viticulture World Expansion Solo Overview

Viticulture World breathes new life into the series. It fixes some of my biggest issues, allows for new ways to play and makes everything feel fresh. You will be expanding your winemaking prowess across the globe with different continent decks, a new AI system, new board, a reputation track, upgraded locations, more mamas and papas, a revamped wake up chart and event deck. What's New? To begin a...

Libertalia – Solo Overview

Liberalia Winds of the Galecrest is an updated version of the 2012 2-6 player game designed by Paolo Mori. The new remastered version is published by Stonemaier games, includes an AI from Automa Factory and new art from Lamaro Smith. The original 2012 version was brought out frequently at my game nights many years ago, but now that I am a busy dad of a newborn and a 4 year old, the newly added...

Mageling Rise of the Ancients Solo Overview

As a powerful Mageling you are called upon to rid the swamps of a dangerous cult as you fight through different landscapes and learn spells. With the new expansion Rise of the Ancients, there is an additional threat, a sorcerer draped in black following you on your journey. In Mageling you will control one of the mages, each focusing on a different playstyle. There are magic scrolls to acquire,...

Red Rising, a Solo Rundown

Red Rising is a game based on Pierce Brown's Dystopian book series based around Darrow and his journey to overthrow and infiltrate the class system he was born into. Darrow lives on Mars as one of 14 color castes, a Red, where he spends most of his days underground mining in dangerous conditions. The Earth is dying and those in charge (Golds) are trying to make other planets inhabitable. Saying...

Cascadia – Pacific Northwest Perfection

Cascadia is a tile laying game set in the Pacific Northwest, published by AEG. It's easy to learn, lightning fast to play and still has depth, thanks to the 5 scoring cards used in every game. These scoring cards require you to have different combinations of 5 different animals represented on wilderness tokens, to have a diverse and thriving ecosystem. Each turn you will typically pick one...