Cheapass Games

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 12th, 2016
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It’s time once more for a Review Roundup. Why? Because it’s Saturday! Woo! As you read this, I’m hanging out with some friends, playing games. Took over a group of favorites, and hopefully will get me a new Guild Ball opponent, too. I also baked brownies, because I can’t go to...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 21st, 2016
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As I mentioned back in the FFG post earlier, you all know that I love abstract strategy games. Well, Cheapass Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Tak, a strategy game first described in Patrick Rothfuss’ book The Wise Man’s Fear. If you’re a fan of games like Chess or Go, yo...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Nov 13th, 2015
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Well, what a week we’ve had, eh? Lotsa big stuff going on, not least of which is the apparent return of specialty games to GW. I look forward to where that will lead. In the meantime, you can expect a review of the most-recent specialty game from them, Betrayal at Calth, tomorrow. So be sure [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 27th, 2015
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The Kickstarter campaign for Kill Doctor Lucky continues along. They’ve come a long way since the start and are more than 2x funded, getting close to 3x. They’ve got a lot in store, though, in terms of stretch goals. In order to help get there, they’re offering a new game as an add-...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 14th, 2015
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At my old LGS in St. Louis, I remember seeing the rack of Cheapass Games over to one side of the “game side” of the store (the other half of the store was comic books). Over the years, various people picked up ones and we’d play them as quick games to play in-between games of [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 18th, 2014
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Cheapass Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Pairs, their new, simple card game. Source From the campaign: Playing Pairs is easy. The most important rule is that points are bad. Also, there is no winner, just one loser: the first player who scores too many points. For example, In a 4-player g...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Nov 13th, 2013
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Cheapass Games has just a couple days left on their Kickstarter for Get Lucky, the card game based on their popular Get Dr. Lucky board game. Source From the campaign: Get Lucky is a compact, inexpensive, and fast-playing update of a Cheapass Games classic. Kill Doctor Lucky is our award-winning boar...