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Get ready for high kicking, a-bit-like-chess action in tonight’s live Twitch stream of Onitama: The Board Game

Get ready for high kicking, a-bit-like-chess action in tonight's live Twitch stream of Onitama: The Board Game Well would you look at that, it’s almost time for another of our amazing digital board game streams over on Twitch. Tonight, from 5pm UK time, James Gilmour will be throwing out some of his best kung fu moves in the really rather brilliant Onitama.

Not heard of the game before? Honestly where have you been the last couple of weeks? It’s a really interesting mash-up of chess and a card game, and it’s perfectly designed for the brief mobile moments you want to fill up with gaming.

We’ve reviewed it already, because we’re at the top of our game, saying “Onitama takes the best bits of American-style board games and the best bits of European board games and blends them together with an Asian style to make something that’s really entertaining,” and giving the game a Silver Award.

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