Archive:  August, 2012

Board Game Geek Previews Love Letter

By Edward Bolme, August 29, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Reviews

With a gratuitous discussion of whom Prince Arnaud of Temepst looks like.

Love Letter: The Next Tempest Game

By Edward Bolme, August 28, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter

As you may have noticed by the new slider item at the top of the home page, we have a new game in the Tempest line: Love Letter by designer Seiji Kanai. We will have more about this fast-playing, highly… Read More »

Tempest Production Update

By Edward Bolme, August 28, 2012 Comments Off Courtier, Dominare, Mercante, Production Update

FYI, Courtier, Dominare, and Mercante are all on press. We are awaiting an off-press date from the printer.

Dominare Gets Its First Award

By Edward Bolme, August 27, 2012 Comments Off Dominare, Reviews

Although they consistently mispronounced the name, the fine gentlemen at This Board Game Life has nothing but good to say about Dominare, the epic game for the Tempest line, giving it a TBGL Gold Medal.

Tempest: Origins

By Edward Bolme, August 21, 2012 Comments Off Tempest

by John Zinser, AEG CEO “You make what you play.” A wise game designer once told me that, and after 20 years of making games I tend to agree with that statement. There is no doubt that companies bandwagon for… Read More »

It’s Quiet… Too Quiet…

By Edward Bolme, August 14, 2012 Comments Off Convention, Tempest

You may have noticed that the Tempest blog has been very quiet over the last two months. You may also have noticed that we are launching Smash Up at Gen Con. The two are related; we have a lot to… Read More »