4 new games added to The Eclectic Gamer Rating System

We have added 4 new games to the Eclectic Gamer Review System! We added Cosmic Encounter, Puerto Rico, Bang! and Settlers of Catan. Check out the system and get a personalized rating for these games and more. Maybe you’ll find a new favorite. As always, we could use your help improving the system. Once you’re […]

This Week in Eclectic Gaming: 4/22/14

This week saw a lot more board gaming, which I consider to be a win. So let’s break it down. Board Games We got to play a game of Betrayal at House on the Hill. It’s always cool, and we continue to not have gotten a duplicate mission. This one involved a Rat King. Kinda […]

This Week in Eclectic Gaming 4/14/14

We’re finally getting back to some miniature gaming this week, well at least the modeling part. Tabletop RPGs As with most Mondays, it was RPG time with The Gnome Game. There’s aren’t anymore gnomes since we’re playing Deadlands Classic, but The Gnome Game it shall be called none the less. We’re shaking off the rust […]

Aetherium Demo Review

When I was at Adepticon, I got to try out a handful of demos but perhaps the most interesting was a game called Aetherium. At the time of Adepticon and of this writing it was on Kickstarter and on its way to being funded. Even though it was only a demo, I thought I’d do […]

Eclipse and Forbidden Island added to Eclectic Gamer Rating System

We have added Eclipse and Forbidden Island to the Eclectic Gamer Rating System! Check out the system and get a personalized rating for the game. Maybe you’ll find a new favorite. As always, we could use your help improving the system. Once you’re registered you can go to the game page and let us know how you actually […]

New games added to Eclectic Gamer Rating System

We have added Shadows Over Camelot and Hex Hex to the Eclectic Gamer Rating System! As always, we could use your help improving the system. Once you’re registered you can go to the game page and let us know how you actually rate the game on a 1-10 scale. This will help us out a […]

New games added to Eclectic Game Rating System

We’re continuing to add new games to The Eclectic Game Rating System. This past weekend, we added: Lord of the Rings: The Card Game (LCG) Roborally Munchkin Dixit Star Trek Expeditions We are going to continue to add more games, but we could use your help with the system even now. Go ahead and check […]

Pandemic review and a new review system

So I’ve been thinking about review systems  and how well they work for figuring out if you are going to like a game or movie and how they compare to the way you review movies with your friends.   A friend recently came over and had seen Man of Steel.  He said I would like […]

Eclipse first impressions

My gaming group and I had been interested in Eclipse since it first came out.  With it going out of print so quickly and the price tag, we hadn’t pulled the trigger yet.  When researching games, we had put Sid Meier’s Civilization and Eclipse in the same category, but thought that Eclipse would be more […]