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Matt Carlson: GenCon 2014 Mega Rundown – Day Two

Bright and early Saturday morning I headed down for day two.  Armed with my inferior back-up camera, I had a series of appointments to attend.  Sadly, this reduced the overall games examined, but had the advantage of a deeper discussion … Continue reading

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Matt Carlson: Review of the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords

Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords Primary Designer: Mike SelinkerPublisher: Paizo Publishing Ages: 13+ Players: 1-4 (5 w/ expansions) Time: 90 mins It’s almost been a full year since the highly popular launch of the Pathfinder Adventure Card … Continue reading

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Game Review: Völuspá + Order of the Gods (expansion)

Völuspá /Order of the Gods Designer: Scott Caputo Publisher: Stronghold Games Players: 2-5 Ages: 10+ Time: 45 minutes Times played: 6 plays (1 of Kachina, 2 of Völuspá, 3 with the Order of the Gods expansion) Review copies provided by … Continue reading

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Game Review: Rogue Agent

Rogue Agent Designer: David Ausloos Publisher: Stronghold Games Players: 2-4 (Agent Mode), 3-4 (Android Mode) Ages: 11+ Time: 90 minutes Times played: 5 plays (2 Agent Mode, 3 Android Mode) Review copy provided by Stronghold Games Dystopian visions of the … 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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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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