2013 seemed to start in a way that was very un-exciting. It looked like the year of the expansions, and in some ways it was, but towards mid year, it became apparent, this year was going to be like none other!
New mechanics, new themes, new ideas were being explored, literally, everywhere! 2013 brought us a lot of creativity from both big name publishers and designers and new blood in the industry as well! Some of our favoritres got bigger, and some of our wishes came true!
Join me as I look back at 2013, and highlight 3 games in 3 categories, that I feel were top of the mark! From Kickstarter, to pocket size fun, to big box enjoyment, there is something for everyone in our Critical Look at 2013!