MicroBrew by One FreeElephant – Kickstarter

Become the greatest micro-brewery in the world, generating some loyal fans and concocting delicious beer. That sounds like an ideal game for many, as Chris checks out MicroBrew by OneFreeElephant in this detailed review.

I’ve had a preview copy of MicroBrew since I went to Airecon, after I spoke to Nigel from One Free Elephant; a board game company based in Scotland. We spoke for a bit about their release last year of the cute mining game, Ore Some, along with their most recent venture at the time, Carcosa. Nigel very kindly offered me a chance to beta test MicroBrew and now that they have gone live with their Kickstarter, it’s a great time to tell you all about it.

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UKGE 2018 – Kickstarters – Part 1

Chris has just gotten back from UK Games Expo and he had a great time, playing lots of new titles. A lot of them are ending up on Kickstarter, or are already on there following the expo. Chris sets out to share some of his favourites from the event, with more coming in a future article.

Wow, what a weekend that was.

I’ve not been to any other board game expo to compare UK Games Expo to (although I would love to go to Spiel) but this year it felt huge. I would estimate that it was around 10-15% bigger than last year, at least my feet certainly feel like it was. There is so much to see and so much to play and Joel and I tried to do as much as we can. Let’s start with part one of two posts on Kickstarter projects that I encountered, some of these are active now and some will be sometime in the future but certainly, all of them are on my list of ones to watch or I want to invest in or I have already invested in. I’ve got lots to say, so let’s crack on!

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