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New Year’s resolution

My New Year’s resolution was super simple: I need to get back to writing regularly. I need to write every single Wednesday as I used to write in previous years. I need to make Board Games That Tell Stories blog active again. So here I am. Writing about New Year’s

ARTICLE: Alien Artifacts at BGG.Con

BGG.Con has come and gone. We have returned to Poland with a renewed spirit. Greg and Marek want to thank you for the kindness and enthusiasm. BGG.Con remains one of our favorite shows because of the personal time we get to spend with all of you. Also, we like showing

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

ARTICLE: Cry Havoc Strategy Guide – Machines

This is part 2 in a series of strategy articles brought to you by the game’s original designer, Grant Rodiek. Welcome to the strategy guide for the Machine faction of Cry Havoc. The Machines are one of the most difficult factions to play in the game, but they are one of

ANNOUNCEMENT: Portal Games announces four new titles for 2017

Portal Games announces four new titles for 2017 Alien Artifacts, 51st State: Scavengers, Cry Havoc: Aftermath, and Stronghold: Undead will follow First Martians as Portal’s first releases in 2017. Gliwice, Poland – October 12, 2016. Today, Portal Games announced four new titles for their 2017 lineup. Three are expansions for

Welcome to PORTAL GAMES

We are bookworms. Movie maniacs. Story addicts. We grew up reading Tolkien, Howard, Herbert, Dick, Lem… We were watching Willow, Blade Runner, Never Ending Story, Robin Hood…

And yet, we don’t write books… we don’t make movies. We don’t make those things, because we make games. We make games that tell stories.

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