[Review] Symphony No. 9: Classical music on your table

Symphony no. 9 is a board game published by Moaideas Game Design from Taiwan. This game takes you guys back to be the patron of the world class classical music composer. Be the best patrons for Mozart etc. and be the winner in Symphony no. 9.

[News] The Launch of BARPIG: After Hours in Kickstarter

Big News from Your Friendly Pig Neighbour I bet your hangouts at the bar have not been dull since  BARPIG entered your life. And so has mine! Thankfully, no harm has been involved in the process of having fun with it. *winks* But just when you thought your […]

[Review] BARPIG: A Couple of Pigs Went Inside a Bar….

Ever Wondered What Happened When A Couple of Pigs Went Inside a Bar?Yes, you got that right, folks. I'm talking about pigs, real P-I-G-S. Who says pigs only go back to their shed when the sun falls? They come out to have fun! And what better place to […]

[Review] Spring Rally: A cute racing game from Korea

Spring Rally is a board game published by Mandoo, a company based in South Korea. It's a good time to introduce this game after we played the other board games coming from another part of Asia, such as Taiwan and Japan. From 3-5 players can play this game; […]

[Review] Horticulture Master: Whose Garden Is the Most Beautiful?

Before we talk about Horticulture Master, I need to mention that Taiwan has been producing more board games and designers for years. One of them, Livia from Mozi Games who also attended Spiel Essen 2018 to showcase their front foot. Horticulture Master successfully attracted crowd due to its beautiful […]

[Review] Itchy Monkey: Spread Your Lice Colonies

The fifth Hall of Spiel Essen 2018 offered lots of wonders and it's also the place where I met Itchy Monkey's creators, Blackbox Adventures. They are a board game company based in The Netherlands. Bart, Alina, and Baas welcomed Meeple Eksyen not only with a warn hospitality, but […]

[Review] Ambar: Becoming the Most Successful Amber Trader

A bit about my history with Ambar: Meeting Alberto Cano was not in Meeple Eksyen’s agenda during Spiel Essen 2018. This Spanish man is the co-founder of Invedars, a company that develops not only mobile games but also board games. One of the board games they brought to the booth […]

[Review] DiceWar: Light of Dragons, Luck-Free Dice Game

A dice-heavy board game highly involves the aspect of luck, usually that is. This mainstream point of view was perhaps not appealing for the Switzerland based designer and publisher, Suncore Games. Thus they tried to break the stigma by engineering a game with dice and cognitive skill as its main […]

[News] Day 4 That Ends Spiel Essen 2018

Alas, came the last day of Spiel Essen 2018. Meeple Eksyen crew decided to take it back a few notch to enjoy the last day of this annual convention. Besides picking up the promised demo copies for our review rubrics, we also spared some time to look around […]

[News] Day 3 Spiel Essen 2018, Still Going Strong

The expected booming amount of visitors at the end of the weekend has been anticipated by coming earlier. Sadly, a lot of visitors were also on the same page. In the end, Meeple Eksyen crew were stuck in a queue tailing from the main gate. To reduce the […]