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Greetings gamers, and welcome to the all-new NewVenture site! Watch this space for news and information about the board games and card games in the [...]
Star Truck
Star Truck
Yes, that what I said. “Star Truck” is one of the first games I created years ago, and it’s been refined through many phases over the [...]
Celestian
Celestian
This abstract strategy game for two to four players has a space theme. The unique aspect of the game is that there are two boards in one — two distinct [...]
Causeway
Causeway
“Battling armies of Irish Giants” is the theme behind this annihilation game for two to six players. It can be played as individuals (with up [...]
Diceopolis
Diceopolis
The object in Diceoplis, the dice placement game, is to place dice from your hand of five into the grid to score the most points. Sometimes you have to [...]
The Path to Eagle
The Path to Eagle
This board game is for 3 to 6 players ages 11 and up seeking to pursue their Eagle Scout rank. It simulates the journey from Scout through all the major [...]
The Baron’s Bridge
The Baron’s Bridge
In early Europe, the Nobles competed for prestige and power as they developed their own holdings to prosper and grow. In this game, rival Barons have hired [...]
Little Orley’s Adventures on the Farm
Little Orley’s Adventures on the Farm
Based on the famous Little Orley stories by Lumpy Barnum (a.k.a. “Mr. Greenjeans”), this board game takes two to four young-at-heart players [...]
Master of Worlds
Master of Worlds
In this game of galactic conquest, each player expands their own empire by taking over planets either through military might or diplomatic negotiation. [...]
Tagbeam
Tagbeam
Not just another laser tag game! OK, well – maybe it is, but the way the obstructions, mirrors, and laser-wielding competitors interact is different [...]
Rhombus
Rhombus
A competitive puzzle idea that brings pattern recognition to a whole new level. Not yet published, but so far the competitive placement choices and [...]
Roots and Rhizomes
Roots and Rhizomes
Almost ready to be playtested, this is a board game about seeking resources and using them to grow. The story is set on an alien planet that has been [...]
Aeolis and the Tower of Andronicus
Aeolis and the Tower of Andronicus
(Sounds mighty sophisticated, doesn’t it?) This is a game concept I’m working on which is based on the Greek pantheon of the eight winds and [...]
Quest for the Orb
Quest for the Orb
This is a light-hearted little co-op game for one to five players. With dice and random card draws, you simply don’t know what’s going to [...]
Stones
Stones
Stones is a family board game for two to four players. Each player collects stones as they progress around the board, and then place these stones in a [...]