“Part of our brand,” explains the sonorous French voice on the phone, “is coming from the fact we do very few things. Porsche is the most successful car company in the world from the business standpoint, but they do very few models... we take the same approach in the board game business.”
If you've never played the board game Ticket to Ride, boy, are you missing out. It's almost the perfect game. There are enough cards and rules to keep serious board gamers thinking, but the basic gist is simple enough you can be up and playing in only a few minutes.
This week's additions to the Xbox Live Arcade library are built on already established properties, ones you may or may not be familiar with. First up is Sega's Happy Tree Friends False Alarm!, emphasis theirs. The M-rated XBLA title, developed by Stainless Games, is equal parts cuddly and gory, as you can see from the…