Five Flops

Jimmy gives you five games that flopped. Brace yourselves for angry jim somewhere near the end of the video 🙂 If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

That’s Not Lemonade

Is this 10 minute press your luck game of lemonade worth it? Tuesday Knight Games has another party game for you to pick up. If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Floriferous

Pencil First is back with their next game and it is gorgeous. If you loved Herbaceous or Sunset Over Water you need to check it out: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ebaraf/floriferous If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Kohaku Board Game

Draft those fish and feature tiles to score points and build the best koi pond. Does this game get a buy it, play it, or hate it rating from Jimmy? If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Barenpark vs Patchwork

Bradley breaks down the two games and gives you his thoughts on which game is better! If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Calico Board Game

Place those quilt tiles carefully and attract cats, sew buttons, and score points in this deceptively thinky tile laying game. Does it get a Buy It, Play It, or Hate It rating? If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset This game was played on a Game Toppers LLC table and using a Game Toppers Play Mat. Find out more here:... read more

Chronicles of Crime

Grab your phone and scan those QR codes to solve the mystery. How does Chronicles of Crime hold up and what about those new expansions? If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Men at Work

Can you navigate the construction zone without losing any of your safety certificates? Jimmy and Bradley review a dexterity game with nice wood components! If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

The Few and Cursed

Jump into this western themed post apocalyptic world where water is the most value-able resource and all kinds of creatures are on the Most Wanted list. Jimmy, Bradley, and Rod give you their Buy It, Play It, or Hate It rating. If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset This game was sent to us to... read more

Tidal Blades

Look at all this Deluxe goodness. Miniatures, custom Dice, GameTrayz, Dice Tray, gorgeous artwork… but how does it play? Jimmy, Bradley, and Rod give you their Buy It, Play It, or Hate It rating. If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset Buy the game here:... read more

Ice Cool 2

Flick your way around the board and collect those fish. Will the catcher get you before you can navigate this dexterity maze of penguin flicking? Does Jimmy recommend this one? What is different from the original version? And do you need both? If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Cosmic Frog Board Game Review

Cosmic Frogs are roaming the galaxy swallowing up planets. Use your ever changing special abilities to digest the right resources in the right order and you could win this game. Does Bradley think you should Buy it, Play it, or will you Hate it? If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here:... read more

Smartphone Inc. Board Game Review

Flip your boards and choose what icons will be be visible this round. Those icons will determine what actions you get to complete during each of the 8 phases of the game. This game looks complicated but is a lot more approachable than you might think. Does Smartphone Inc get a Buy It, Play It, or Hate It rating? Arcane Wonders did send us a copy of the game to review. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com... read more

Can Bradley play 125 games in 2021?

With a goal of 125 new games in 2021 Bradley talks about the shelf of shame. Or should we call it the shelf of opportunity! More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Masters of Mutanite Kickstarter Preview

This is a paid Kickstarter Preview. Check out the campaign here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/andrewfederspiel/masters-of-mutanite Each player controls a mutant in an ongoing war for the mysterious power of Mutanite. Players gain powers and traits to customize their ultimate mutant. They combine abilities with environmental objects for devastating elemental effects. The last player left standing is the winner. ​Masters of Mutanite​ is for 2 to 4 players ages 13 and up, and plays in 45-75 minutes. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Patreon Update 2021

If you’d like to support us on Patreon you can do that here: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset Thank you to all those who are supporting our content now! More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Jimmy’s Top 10 of 2020

Here is my Top 10 Games of 2020. Tell me which games I missed in the comments! I wish I could have played them all. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Merry Christmas 2020

Today is the big day! What are you playing? We hope you have a great holiday and we are looking forward to 2021. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Above and Below Review

Bradley dives into this story telling game of building a new city above and exploring mysterious caves below. This games gives you everything you need to tell an amazing story. Does this game get a Buy It, Play It, or Hate It rating? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Honey Buzz Board Game Review

Send out your bees to grab tiles and trigger their abilities in whatever way you choose. This beautiful game has some unique mechanisms that make it a joy to play. New gamers and seasoned players will love the puzzle of Honey Buzz. Check out my review and let us know what you think about the game and production. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Honey Buzz Review

Send out your bees to grab tiles and trigger their abilities in whatever way you choose. This beautiful game has some unique mechanisms that make it a joy to play. New gamers and seasoned players will love the puzzle of Honey Buzz. Check out my review and let us know what you think about the game and production. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Top Five Christmas Gifts for New Gamers

Jimmy, Bradley, and Rod give you five suggestions each for new gamers. There are some cheap and expensive ideas on this list. Some for the young and old. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Kidsplaining 12 Games of Christmas Giveaway Day 6 | Dinosaur island

Thanks for being part of our 12 Games of Christmas giveaway. We want to give a big thanks to Pandasaurus Games for helping with today’s giveaway. Today’s giveaway is for the US only. To enter the giveaway, subscribe to this channel and Youtube.com/Kidsplaining and then leave a comment for the prompt in the video, on this video, and on the video for Today’s giveaway on Kidsplaining’s Channel, which you can find here: https://youtu.be/tG2z7ycj010 Each comment will be considered an entry – so commenting on both videos will give you two entries. Only one entry per video is allowed – multiple comments on one video/channel will not increase your chances of winning. The winner will be randomly chosen from those comments on December 13. A single copy of the game will be given away. This giveaway is valid in the US only. Must be 18 or older to enter. This giveaway is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Youtube. No purchase necessary. You can find the full rules here: https://kid-splaining.com/12-games-rules/ This is a family friendly channel. Any sexually explicit, profane or otherwise inappropriate comments will be removed and not considered for the giveaway – Keep it clean... read more

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: A Board Game of English Magic

In this beautifully illustrated game you’ll take on the role of an aspiring magician who must build up their magical abilities and stop the gentleman with the thistle-down hair. This video is not a review but a reaction and first reactions video. Let us know what you think in the comments. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Board Game Blanket Kickstarter

Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/atherisentertainment/board-game-blankets-stay-warm-my-friend?ref=7j5ny5 More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Cryptid Review

Cryptid is a new twist on deduction games that will keep families and seasoned gamers interested. Does it get the Buy it, Play it, or Hate it rating from Bradley? Check out the review and let us know what you think in the... read more

Lost Ruins of Arnak

Preview Prototype. This is not a final version of the game. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Ro Sham Bo Preview

Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pearly-pigeon/ro-sham-bo?ref=discovery&term=ro%20sham%20bo More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Stop Cutting Corners!

Here are four places we hate that publishers cut! More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Atlantis Rising Review

Should you Buy it, just Play it, or will you Hate it? Let me know your thoughts on the game. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

The River

Look at all those great components and fun art. Does it get a Buy it, Play it, or Hate it Rating? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Untamed Kickstarter Preview

Thank you to Grumpy Owl Games for sponsoring this preview. Check out the kickstarter for more info about the expansion! Kickstarter Link: More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Rurik: Stone and Blade

Thanks to Piecekeeper games for sponsoring this preview. Kickstarter Link: https://bit.ly/2QCh3cc More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

The Falling Star Unboxing Video

Rod unpacks WizKids D&D Nolzur’s Marvelous Miniatures – The Falling Star. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Planet Board Game

Jimmy reviews Planet sent to us by Blue Orange Games. Does it get a Buy it, Play it, or Hate it rating? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Nanga Parbat

Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/337407318/biblios-qandp-dr-finns-2021-games This is a paid kickstarter preview for a game seeking funding on kickstarter now! Let us know if you end up backing this game! More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Extra Life: Liberation of Reitburg

Donate to Extra Life here: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantID=413906 More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Extra Life: Flick Em Up!

Donate to Extra Life here: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantID=413906 More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Extra Life: Unmatched Cobble & Fog

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Extra Life: Let’s talk about DnD!

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Extra Life: Podcast Recording!

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Extra Life: Century Golem

Donate to Extra-Life here: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantID=413906 More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Extra-Life Tabletop Day!

Donate to Extra-Life here: https://bit.ly/3hlFfLB More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Wavelength Board Game

Jimmy reviews a new party game. Does Wavelength get a Buy it, Play it, or Hate it rating? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Inuit Board Game

Bradley and Rod give you their Buy it, Play it, or Hate it Rating on Inuit. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Second Studio Announcement

Patreon Link: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

The Whatnot Cabinet

Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ebaraf/the-whatnot-cabinet More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

The Liberation of Rietburg

Rod and Bradley show give you their Buy it, Play it, or Hate it rating on this new one from Kosmos in the world of Andor. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

My Vacation Games

Anyone else bring a huge stack of games on vacation? Gotta have options right?? Tell us in the comments which games you think won’t get played. Or maybe which games will get played while on vacation. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Tsuro Phoenix Rising

This game was sent for us to review by Calliope Games. Does it get a Buy it, Play it, or Hate it? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Overbattle Talk About It

Kickstarter link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sythergaming/overbattle More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Blank Slate

We were sent Blank Slate by USAopoly to review. A new party game that delivers. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Just One Review

Just FYI: This video was shot before social distancing. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Playthrough: Azul Summer Pavilion

Join Jimmy and Tara as they playthrough a 2 Player game of Azul Summer Pavilion. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Support Your Local Game Store

Our local Shop: https://www.facebook.com/Gamers-Haven-119201195408502/ More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Camel Up Board Game

Support your local FLGS! Or you can purchase the game here and support our channel! https://amzn.to/2vEHFT0 Did you know we have a patreon account? Support us here, www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Overbattle Preview

This is a paid kickstarter preview. The Kickstarter launches March 24th Kickstarter Link: More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

My Little Scythe

How does My Little Scythe play? How does it compare to other kid versions of games? Jimmy gives you the “Buy It, Play It, or Hate It” rating right at the beginning of the video. We purchased this item at a discounted rate in exchange for doing a video review. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Sorcerer City livestream

We streamed Sorcerer City on facebook a few weeks ago and we wanted to upload the stream here. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Skulk Hollow

Kickstarter Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ebaraf/skulk-hollow-an-asymmetric-2-player-game-with-epic?ref=aw5wez Skulk Hollow is a 2 player combat game that plays in 30 minutes. You’ll want to play this over and over to explore the new guardian characters and their changing win conditions. We loved it. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Mountaineers (Components Up Close)

This is just a look at the components that came with Mountaineers. Look at this setup on the table. Massif Games is catching some eyes with this one. More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Behind the Scenes Patreon Video

Unashamed terribly quality, cell phone video of the space we shoot our videos. Patreon Link: https://www.patreon.com/boardgamecloset More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Funkoverse

Let us know what you think about Funko’s first board game! Buy it, Play it, or Hate it? More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

Board Game Bag Contest

Contest is open to US Addresses only. I wish we had the funds to ship these internationally 🙁 Game Haul Bags: www.topshelf-fun.com MIniature Market Bag: https://www.miniaturemarket.com/mm-bag03.html PATREON: wwww.patreon.com/boardgamecloset More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more

13 Games I Like

Here is a video showing off some games I love and I talk about them. Do you like these games? Let me know in the comments if you like this longer video style. -Jimmy More Content: www.boardgamecloset.com www.twitter.com/boardgamecloset... read more