While generally these folks focus on reviews of board and card games, it is the discussion about board game history and mechanics that I really enjoy. Some favorite posts: 2012: The Year of Perfect Information, Designer Intent.
Meta-commentary and conversations.
Not much commentary—just the very indiest of games. Homemade stuff everyday.
Plumbing the depths of itch.io. Like try the write-up on Golf: Become Human—a golf/adventure game where you play a human turned golfball on a vaporwave course.
Lavish pics of board game pieces. Full, detailed feelings on new games. I tend to agree with her. Her being Steph Hodge.
This blog sprung from the Pocket Tactics blog—covers mostly mobile board games. (I’m a huge fan of Race for the Galaxy—and the mobile version came from Keldon’s homebrew AI. This blog is on the lookout for games in that vein.)