Archive:  November, 2012

Garrett’s Games on 3/4 of the Tempest Line

By Edward Bolme, November 27, 2012 Comments Off Courtier, Love Letter, Mercante, Reviews

A fairly extensive review of Love Letter, Mercante, and Dominare in their most recent podcast.

Love Letter in French

By Edward Bolme, November 26, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Production Update, Tempest

It’s only appropriate that the first foreign language version of Love Letter be rendered in French. Well, Italian would also have worked. Ah, those Romance languages… Anyway, the French version is being produced by Filosofia Édition, and we will keep… Read More »

Tempest at BGG.Con

By Todd Rowland, November 14, 2012 Comments Off Convention, Tempest

We are all set up at BGG.Con! This is the first time in the United States to pick up a copy of the games. If you aren’t able to attend, find a friend who is!

Tempest at BGG Con

By Edward Bolme, November 12, 2012 Comments Off Convention, Tempest

AEG will be at BGG Con at DFW airport this week. We will be demoing all four Tempest games (and looking for game #5) as well as Guildhall Smash Up, and more. If you are attending, swing by, take a… Read More »

Swooning Over Courtier

By Edward Bolme, November 9, 2012 Comments Off Courtier, Reviews, Tempest

This Board Game Life has posted a lengthy and detailed review of Courtier, by Philip duBarry. “Courtier combined AEG’s Tempest world with Philip duBarry’s design skills which seemed like a natural win… and it was!” You can read the entire… Read More »

Love Letters

By Edward Bolme, November 6, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Reviews, Tempest

Love Letter was the belle of the ball at Essen, and as such has achieved the distinction of being well worth some good-natured mockery. For starters, blogger Martin G said, “There are so many ways this game shouldn’t work. It… Read More »