Grant Rodiek, Michał Oracz, and Michał Walczak

Cry Havoc


Cry Havoc nominated again!

We are thrilled to announce that we just got another nomination for Cry Havoc! This is crazy! In the last 4 weeks we got 4 awards for the game. Thank you so much for all the love for the game and all the kind words about our design. We are super happy!  

And one more for Cry havoc!

This is an amazing time for Cry Havoc! The game just received another award! This time from Board Game Corner. “Our Corner Certified award, is our award of excellence. This is for games, components, or accessories of exceptional quality and fun. And for those who are great supporters of the hobby.“

Cry Havoc and Goblin Magnifico 2017

Here is the announcement: “The Goblin’s Lair” is proud to announce you that Cry Havoc won the Jury prize “Goblin Magnifico 2017”. Here the complete list of selected games: Cry Havoc; Great Western Trail; Pax Renaissance; Scythe; Star Wars: Rebellion; Terraforming Mars; Tragedy looper; Tramways.

Honors for Cry Havoc!

We are happy to announce that in the new episode of Boards Alive our friend Aaron named Cry Havoc as The Game of the Year. Thank you! It’s been awesome few weeks lately for the Cry Havoc, starting with nominations for Golden Geek, with the nomination and award for Best Strategy Game at Board Game Quest and finishing with The Game of the Year in Italy. Thank you so much for all the kind words and feedback for the game! You can listen to the episode of Boards Alive here:

ARTICLE: Cry Havoc Strategy Guide – Humans

This is part 4 in a series of strategy articles brought to you by the game’s original designer, Grant Rodiek. Welcome to the strategy guide for the Human faction of Cry Havoc. The Humans are the boogeymen of Cry Havoc, the invincible and overwhelming space marines with their cursed use of Drop Trooper cards and Airfields. This menace, while obvious and hard hitting like a well-wielded hammer, is not invincible. In some ways this guide may evolve less towards how to win with them, and more towards how to defeat them. I jest, because I’m a smart alek and cannot help it, but don’t lose heart when contesting the Humans. Cry Havoc is an asymmetric game, and all of the factions are rated on a curve of difficulty. The Humans are the most obvious ...


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