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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Buccaneer Bones

Buccaneer Bones Publisher: Wattsalpoag Designer: Kris Gould Players: 1-4 Ages: 8+ Playing Time: 15min Languages: English, French, German, Spanish MSRP $9.95 Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: 3 x 2 player, 2 x 1 … Continue reading

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Game Review – Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends

 Designer: Vlaada Chvátil Publisher: CGE / Z-Man Games Players: 2-4 Time: 60 minutes (though I’d say closer to 45) Ages: 12 (officially – though my 8 year old does just fine with it) Times Played: 7 (with review copy provided … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Suburbia Inc

Suburbia Inc Publisher: Bézier Games Designers: Ted Alspach Artists: Klemens Franz, Ollin Timm Players: 1-4 Ages: 8+ Playing Time: 90 min. Languages: English MSRP $29.99     Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: 1 … Continue reading

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Matt Carlson: Review of Lord of the Rings The Two Towers Deck-Building Game

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Deck-Building Game Designer: Matt Hyra Publisher: Cryptozoic Entertainment Ages: 15+ Players: 2-5 Time: about 60 mins Reviewed by Matt Carlson Review copy provided by Cryptozoic Entertainment Unsurprisingly, The Lord of the Rings: … Continue reading

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Matt Carlson: Review of Heroes of Metro City

Heroes of Metro City Designer: David Boostrom, James H. Waller Publisher: 3Some Games, Inc. Ages: 13+ Players: 2-4 Time: 60 mins Reviewed by Matt Carlson Review copy provided by Game Salute Heroes of Metro City is a superhero themed deckbuilder … Continue reading

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Ben McJunkin: Review of Wildcatters

Wildcatters Designers: Rolf Sagel & André Spil Publisher: RASS / Vendetta Players: 3-4 | Ages: 12+ | Time: 120 mins. Wildcatters is a criminally under-the-radar title from a pair of first-time designers, Rolf Sagel and André Spil.  The game pits … Continue reading

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iBoardgaming – Fall 2013 Edition

The holidays are nearly upon us, and for most that means some additional travel. Travel time is rarely a good time to get in some boardgaming, unless you have a handy way to manage the board and all the bits. … Continue reading

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Review – Space Cadets: Dice Duel

Designer: Geoff & Sydney Englestein Publisher: Stronghold Games Players: 4-8 (officially – though I’ll argue that it works for 2-3 as well) Time: 30 minutes Ages: 14+ (officially – though my 8 year old does just fine with it) Times … Continue reading

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Review: Septikon – Uranium Wars

Designer: Konstantin Seleznev Publisher: Hobby Games USA Players: 2 Ages: 10+ Playing Time: 45 minutes Review by Mark Jackson (5 plays w/a review copy provided by Hobby World USA) “Thank you for calling Klondike Industries, the internationally recognized experts in … Continue reading

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Game Review: Forbidden Desert

Designer: Matt Leacock Publisher: Gamewright Players: 2-5 Ages: 8+ Time: 30 minutes Times played: 6 (with review copy provided by Gamewright) I love Aaron Sorkin when he’s writing in “full-on rant” mode: Lewis: People want leadership, Mr. President, and in … Continue reading

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