Author Archives: Mary Prasad

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Origins 2015 Part 2

Origins 2015 Part 2 Hello gamers! Welcome back! Be sure to check out Origins 2015 Part 1 – you wouldn’t want to miss out on any of the fun! I don’t think I mentioned one word about food in the first … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Origins 2015 Part 1

Origins 2015 Part 1 The Origins Game Fair was held June 3-7 in the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio. Registration this year was via bar code, emailed to those who pre-registered. The wait time in line was a lot … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Rococo

Rococo (Rokoko) Publisher: Eagle Games/Eggertspiele Designers: Matthias Cramer, Louis Malz, Stefan Malz Players: 2-5 Ages: 12+ Playing Time: 60-120min MSRP $59.95 Release: 2013 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: 2-3 Introduction Welcome to the Rococo … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Star Realms

Star Realms Publisher: White Wizard Games Designers: Robert Dougherty, Darwin Kastle Players: 2 (There are multiplayer rules for 3 to 6 with more decks – haven’t tried.) Ages: 12+ Playing Time: 20min MSRP $14.99 Release: 2014 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Istanbul (Plus Kebab Shop)

Istanbul (Plus Kebab Shop) Publisher: Alderac Entertainment Group (AEG) [Included: Istanbul: Kebab Shop Mini Expansion, by Spielbox] Designer: Rüdiger Dorn Artists: Andreas Resch, Hans-Georg Schneider Players:  2-5 Ages: 10+ Playing Time: 40-60 min MSRP $49.99 Released: 2014 Reviewed by: Mary … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Terra Mystica

Terra Mystica Publisher: Z-Man Games/Filosofia Editions Designers: Helge Ostertag, Jens Drögemüller Artist: Dennis Lohausen Players: 2-5 Ages: 14+ Playing Time: 30 min per player MSRP $79.99 Released: 2012 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Kings Publisher: Alderac Entertainment Group (AEG) Designers: Tom Cleaver Artists: Banu Andaru Players: 2-4 Ages: 14+ Playing Time: 45min Languages: English MSRP $19.99 Release: 2014 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: The Gathering of Friends 2014

The Gathering of Friends, hosted by game designer Alan Moon, was held April 11-20, 2014, in Niagara Falls, NY. You may want to read last year’s post first – a few things are continued here. This is a photo of … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Chimera

Chimera Publisher: Z-Man Games/Filosofia Editions Designers: Ralph Anderson Artists: Philippe Guérin, Chris Quilliams Players: 3 Ages: 14+ Playing Time: 45min Languages: English/French MSRP $19.99 Release: Q3 2014 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Prototype Copy Number of Plays: 3 … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Prosperity

Prosperity Publisher: Asmodee/Ystari Games Designers: Sebastian Bleasdale, Reiner Knizia Artists: Arnaud Demaegd, Neriac Players: 2-4 Ages: 13+ Playing Time: 60min Languages: English MSRP $49.99 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: 1 x 4 player, … Continue reading

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