5 Questions with Game Designer Andrew Looney

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Looney Labs this weekend, as well as the launch of the LooneyCon event today, we’re doing Follow-Up Friday a little differently today. And so, welcome to another edition of 5 Questions, our recurring … Continue reading

It’s Follow-Up Friday: LooneyCon edition!

Welcome to Follow-Up Friday! By this time, you know the drill. Follow-Up Friday is a chance for us to revisit the subjects of previous posts and bring the PuzzleNation audience up to speed on all things puzzly. And for today’s … Continue reading

How Puzzles and Games Evolve to Reach New Audiences

I am always intrigued when a puzzle, puzzle game, or board game makes the leap to a different medium. What changes will need to be made in order to adapt the puzzle/game to this new style? Does the puzzle lose … Continue reading

PuzzleNation Product Review: Time Breaker

[Note: I received a free copy of this game in exchange for a fair, unbiased review. Due diligence, full disclosure, and all that. Yada yada disclaimer.] Criminals are bad enough as it is, but time criminals… they’re the worst. Not … Continue reading

PuzzleNation Product Review: Zendo Expansion

[Note: I received a free copy of this game in exchange for a fair, unbiased review. Due diligence, full disclosure, and all that. And this concludes the disclaimer.] Expansion sets have become an integral part of the gaming experience. Whether … Continue reading

PuzzleNation Product Review: Mary Engelbreit Loonacy

[Note: I received a free copy of this game in exchange for a fair, unbiased review. Due diligence, full disclosure, and all that. And this concludes the disclaimer.] If you’re looking for frenetic, quick-play card games, they don’t come much … Continue reading