As The Rat Hole grows, it may become harder for new readers to find older reviews. That’s no good for anyone, so we have decided to create this index of links to all our game reviews. We are leaving out CrowdFUNding Spotlight articles, as well as things like our Renaissance Gamer columns and photo galleries. (Although you might have noticed I just linked to each of them in bulk, right here.)

We have also added a specific index for RPG titles. You can go to that page HERE or click the ‘®‘ next to any RPG review on this page.


Achtung! Cthulhu: Audio Adventures

Adventure Capitalist

Adventure Post ®


Affliction: Salem 1692

Alicematic Heroes

ALIEN The Roleplaying Game (Core Rulebook) ®

Alternity (Core Rulebook) ®

Animal Adventures (Dungeons & Doggies) [ Slinging Paint video ]

Arboretum [ written review ]

Arboretum [ video review ]

Asking for Trobils



Batman Ninja (see: Weiß Schwarz)

Batman The Animated Series: Rogues Gallery

Blank Marry Kill

BESM 4th Edtion (Core Rulebook) ®


Betrayal at the House on the Hill

Boomtown Bandits [ written review ]

Boomtown Bandits [ video review ]

Breachstorm [ Slinging Paint video ]

Burgle Bros.

Button Men


Campy Creatures

Can’t Catch Harry


Cartooner [ written review ]

Cartooner [ video review ]

Cat Lady

Chai (Solo Modes)

Christmas Trivia Game

Clades Prehistoric

Clockwork: Dominion (Core Rulebook) ®

Cobra Paw

Cogs & Commissars 

Conan (Core Rulebook) ®

Covil: The Dark Overlords

Cottage Garden

Cowboy Bebop: Space Serenade

Cthulhu Confidential (Core Rulebook) ®

Cult Following

Cursed Court

Cypher System ®


Daemon Trilogy: Subrosa

Dead Wasteland

Deadly Doodles

DeathBot Derby

Death Wish

Deck Building: the deck building game

The Deadlies [ video review ]

Deep Space D-6

Dice Derbi

Dice Throne Season 2 [ video review ]

Dice Throne Season 2 [ written reviews ]

Dicey Peaks

Diceborn Heroes

Dragon Dice

Dragoon (Gold Edition)

Doctor Who: The Card Game

Doctor Who: The Card Game (Classic Doctors Edition ) [ written review ]

Doctor Who: The Card Game (Classic Doctors Edition ) [ video review ]

Doctor Who: Dalek Dice

Doctor Who Fluxx (see also: Fluxx)

Doctor Who Roleplaying Game (Core Rulebook) ®

Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks


Drinking Fluxx (see also: Fluxx)

Drinking Quest: Journey into Draught ®

Drinking Quest: Liquor Before Honor ®

Dune [ with Pawn and Pixel ]

Dwarves- Dig, Delve, Die



Eclipse Phase Second Edition (Core Rulebook) ®


Elemental Conflux

The ELL Deck (Wibell++)

Elves Under Hoof

Endless Realms (Core Rulebook) ®

Era of the Ninja

Everwyrd [ preview ] ®


Eye Sea


Feng Shui 2 (Core Rulebook) ®

Feudum [ video review ]

Floor War: Vampires vs Unicorns

The Fox in the Forest




The Game of Wolf

Get The MacGuffin


Gingerdead House

Girl Genius: The Works

Gloom of Thrones

Glyph Chess

The Grimm Forest


Gruff (core game)


Hafid’s Grand Bazaar


Heads Will Roll [ video review ]

Heart of Crown


Home Alone

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades [ preview ]





#iHunt (Core Rulebook)


Janken Deck

John Carter of Mars (Core Rulebook) ®

Jungle Race


King of Tokyo [ video review ]

King’s Keys Deck

Kobolds Ate My Baby! (A Very Merry X-Mas) ®

Kodama Duo



Lamentations of the Flame Princess (Player Core Rulebook) ®

Little Drop of Poison

Luchador: Way of the Mask (Core Rulebook) ®


Machi Koro Legacy

Man Bites Dog

Masque of the Red Death


Mew-Tants! (‘Zine Rulebook) ®


Missile Command

Mini DiverCity

Monster Crunch

Mouse Guard: Swords & Strongholds


My Neighbor Totoro UNO


Nemo’s War

Newfoundland Jam

Night’s Black Agents (Core Rulebook) ®

No Than You, Evil! (Core Box Set) ®

Nut So Fast


Oh My Gods!


Orphans & Ashes

Owl Hoot Trail ®


Palm Island

Paramedics: CLEAR! [ written review ]

Paramedics: CLEAR! [ video review ]


Party People: Holiday Edition

Pathfinder Second Edition  ®


Phoenix Covenant


Pirates of Gold Cove

Pitchstorm (Core Game)

Planet Mercenary (Core Rulebook) ®

Planet of the Apes [ written review ]

Planet of the Apes [ Slinging Paint video ]


Psychological Warfare



Quodd Heroes


Railroad Ink (Blazing Red Edition)

Red Flags (Core Game)

Red Shirts: Adventures in Absurdity (Volume 1) ®

Rise of Tribes

Roars and Rattles

Robotech: Ace Pilot [ written review ]

Robotech: Ace Pilot [ video review ]

Robotech: Attack on the SDF-1

Robotech: The Roleplaying Game (Core Rulebook) ®

Roswell 51


Sailing Toward Osiris

Sailor Moon Crystal: Dice Challenge

Sailor Moon Crystal: Truth or Bluff

Santa’s Bag

Secret Santa


Sentinel Comics: The Roleplaying Game (Starter Kit) ®

The Shadow Over Westminster

Sh*t Happens


Small World

Snow Tales

Somnium: Rise of Laputa

Space Park

Space Pirates: The Musical ®

Spell Smashers

Squirrel of Die

Starfinder (Core Rulebook) ®

Star Trek Adventures

Star Trek: Chrono-Trek

Star Wars: I’ve Got a Bad Feeling About This

Storytime With Dick

Stupid Deaths

Superfight (Core Game)

Swordfish Islands


Tak [ video review ]

Tales from the Loop (Core Rulebook) ®

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past

This and That Mashups

This Belongs in a Museum


Ticket To Ride: New York

Timeline: Canada

Tiny Epic Mechs

Tiny Epic Zombies

Tiny Ninjas

Titans Tactics

Toe Sham Bo

Tower of Madness

Trampoline Zombies

The Transcontinental [ Video ]

Tricky Tides

Truck Off: Role and Write


Unicorn Surprise

Unknown Armies [ New GM Month 2020 series ] ®


Vurt (Core Rulebook) ®


Waking Lair

War In Christmas Village [ Slinging Paint video ]

Warhammer Quest’s Blackstone Fortress [ Slinging Paint video ]

Weiß Schwarz


Wibell++ (see: ELL Deck, The)

Willy Maykit

Witches of the Revolution

Witchful Thinking

The Worst Game Ever



Yeti Eats Alien


Zombie Shamble

ZynVaded! EVO [ written review ]

ZynVaded! EVO [ Slinging Paint video ]


12 Days



Kobold Guide to Board Game Design

Kobold Guide to Plots and Campaigns ®