Dear Gamers, We are sorry. I could provide you with a whole host of excuses as to why there are errors in the Stronghold rulebook, but that’s all they are… excuses. The fact of the matter is, we messed up. Period. I personally wrote the rulebook and our team proofed
Rattle, Battle, Grab the Loot is a scenario driven game. Of course it is! It’s a Portal Games game after all! From the very beginning I knew that players would be drawing cards that describe particular adventure or sea battle. This would tell the story of the game. Soon after,
We were working pretty hard. It began on Tuesday with 9 hour drive to Germany, then on Wednesday we set up booth and unloaded 14 palettes of games. Each palette has more than 250 kilograms of games, so we had fun with some about 4 tons of games for start.
All last month we ran a contest to guess the name of the next Empire Pack for Imperial Settlers. We only shared with you a teaser image from the front of the box and a few small hints… one of those hints was that more hints would be coming from
Today, we bring you a whole host of images from the upcoming Five Families expansion for Legacy: the Testament of Duke de Crecy. Enjoy!
Try to imagine for yourself, that you find a perfect spouse for your daughter. He isn’t handsome at all, but he is incredibly rich. That’s not all, his words can reach to the king himself! But for some reason, the Parisians from the house of Politte get stuck on the
Last night, I was finally back online for another edition of Portal at Night. We kicked off this week with a simple contest and received almost 60 entries! That’s crazy awesome. Tonight's contest: Tweet us a one line review of a Portal game with #onetweetreview by 10PM Est. Win a
Episode 15 of Board Games Insider is live! In this episode, Ignacy and Stephen discuss Forums, Languages, and Essen (click the image)
It was 2007, eight years ago but I remember it as it was yesterday. We were going to Essen with Neuroshima Hex and we were very late with the production of the games. It was horror. They were literally ready the day we needed to pack them on trailer and
In two weeks we head to Spiel ’15 in Essen Germany loaded down with a huge number of new releases. With the earlier release of the Stronghold 2nd Edition rules, we are proud to announce that all rulebooks for our Essen releases are now avaialable online both here, at portalgames.pl,
It is finally here! The rulebook everyone has been waiting for. The rulebook that I, quite literally, fell asleep working on… not once, but twice! I stayed up many late nights trying to make this the best it could be. It might not be perfect, but I’m proud of it!
Today, we bring you the English rules and a few bits of art from the new expansion to Theseus – Hunters. We are very excited about the new possibilities and strategies that the Hunters bring to the base factions, and can’t wait to share it with you all at Essen!
Are you as excited about Stronghold 2nd Edition as we are? We sure hope so! Today, we share with you a selection of component images from the updated edition! Help us promote! Tell all your friends about your excitement for Stronghold by setting your social media profile pictures with these
As our beloved game, Imperial Settlers, continues to grow and reach new fans, the inevitable has happened: it has become necessary for us to errata a few cards. Like every successful company, we strive for perfection, but with so many moving pieces and card interactions, it’s an extremely difficult task. It