Beasts of Balance blog: updates from the stacking game of wild creation


Which Type of Board Game Player Are You?

The Nine Types of Board Game Players

They say don’t hate the player, hate the game. Unless the player is the smug winner. Then that’s different. Find out about the nine different types of board game players (and which ones you and your friends are).

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board games and tabletop games to play on valentines day, including Fog of Love, Beasts of Balance, and Jaipur

Top Board Games for Couples to Play on Game Night

In our absoluuutely unbiased opinion, we feel board games are one of the best activities you can bring to game-slash-date night. They may not have the glamour of a five-star restaurant, or the sensuality of a salsa dance class (shocking, we know!), but they more than make up for it in their variety.

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Dragons and Card Art and Space Whales, oh my!

A few people here and there have asked what we’ve been up to. The answer is: quite a lot!

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Our Inspiration

Beasts of Balance is a work that is inspired. Our team is composed of people who are inspired by all sorts of people and things around them, which inevitably feeds into the work they create – including Beasts of Balance. What are those inspirations and collaborations, and how have they affected our work? Read on […]

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2017 – Our Year in Review

2016 was a busy but fabulous year for us. 2017… was a whirlwind too. A frantic, joyous, beast-filled whirlwind. Take a look with us as we peer back at what happened in the last 365 days. Article ContentsPrep, prep, prepKickstarter: Round 2!Battles: Making the thingApple BoundAnd now for something completely different: Amazon Accelerator and Voice […]

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The Best Gateway Board Games

Board Games have had something of a renaissance recently. No longer are they chained to the connotations of basement dwelling-nerdom, but are (rightfully!) seen as a fun, accessible activity anybody can get into. Sure, some people may be more dedicated than others – but with the breadth of games now being developed, there will always […]

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Calling all younger super-fans!

Do you love Beasts of Balance and have a creative flair? We’re looking for the younger members in our community to WOW us with some amazing videos to share with the world (which we know you can). Should you choose to take up this challenge, we’ll post you a signed Kickstarter Exclusive postcard with a […]

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The Best Family Games for the Holiday

Q: When is it the right time to play games? A: Anytime. But especially when it’s holiday season. Holidays and festivities abound throughout the year – but there’s something about nearing the end of a year that ramps up the festive season feelings. As we approach some goliath holidays between now and the new year, […]

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