Hasbro, who needs no introduction, recently announced they would begin phasing out plastic in all their new toy and game packaging. This includes shrinkwrap, poly bags, elastic bands, blister packs and so on. The new manufacturing policy will be sweeping across the whole of the Hasbro gaming portfolio from Monopoly to Magic the Gathering.
Kwanchai Moriya, one of the most prolific and talented artists in the board game community with a list titles a mile long including beauties like Capital Lux, Cryptid and Bosk, posted on his Instagram feed the cover for a new game by Scott Almes (another prolific hero) called “So, You’ve Been Eaten” and being published by Ludi Creations. Naturally, this piqued my interests so I headed over to BGG to see what was what and what a treat.
AEG has announced an updated Premium Edition of Valley of the Kings launching on April 2. Valley of the Kings is an Egyptian themed set collection, deck builder by Tom Cleaver that was originally published in 2014 with 2 standalone expansions following it (Afterlife – 2015 and Last Rights – 2016). The game is a constant flow of new cards and combos as you have to move the cards from your deck into your Tomb in order to score them at the end of the game.