Reviewed by Herb Levy
WITCHES OF THE REVOLUTION (Atlas Games, 1 to 4 players, ages 13 and up, 30-60 minutes; $39.95)
History has always been a fertile field for game ideas. An offshoot of that is alternative history, where the “what ifs?” of the past are explored. But sometimes, an alternative narrative can slip into the fantastical – and that’s what happens when the history of the American Revolution is rewritten with a supernatural flair as covens of witches (!) seek to aid the American patriots in their fight for liberty against England in the aptly titled Witches of the Revolution.