Author Archives: Tery Noseworthy

About Tery Noseworthy

Boardgamer. Baker. Writer. Celtics Fan. Red Sox Fan.

OPINIONATED DRINKERS, PROPER SOCIAL DISTANCING EDITION

If you had asked me in March if I thought we’d still be in the midst of a pandemic in August, I would have said no. I don’t think my brain could comprehend that 5 months later I’d still be … Continue reading

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IT’S A WONDERFUL WORLD

DESIGNER: Frederic Guerard PUBLISHER: La Boîte de Jeu PLAYERS: 1- 5 AGES: 14+ TIME: 30 – 60 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 8 plays, with a copy I purchased My husband and I are both boardgamers, and we often buy each other … Continue reading

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NEVADA CITY

DESIGNER:  Alan Ernstein PUBLISHER: Rio Grande Games PLAYERS: 2 – 4 AGES: 14 and up TIME: 90-120 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 3, with I copy I received for review The most excitement we have around here these days is when our … Continue reading

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Shards of Infinity: Shadow of Salvation

DESIGNER: Ryan Sutherland and Justin Gary PUBLISHER: Stoneblade PLAYERS: 2-5 AGES: 10 and up TIME: 30 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 3, with a copy I purchased I am definitely a sucker for expansions, promo cards or other add ons to games … Continue reading

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OPINIONATED DRINKERS, BLURSDAY EDITION

Well, here we are, well into the second month of quarantine. When this first started, it was very hard to imagine that we would still be here, two months later, with no real end in site. I am definitely an … Continue reading

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OPINIONATED DRINKERS, QUARANTINE GAMING EDITION

Well, I am on week 5 of working from home. I work for a hospital, so I am still really busy; I am just busy from my den. My favorite boardgaming event that I look forward to all year was … Continue reading

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CATCH THE MOON

DESIGNER: Fabien Riffaud and Juan Rodriguez PUBLISHER: Bombyx/Asmodee PLAYERS: 2-6 AGES: 6 and up TIME: 20 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 6, with a copy I purchased I left the table at a boardgaming con to use the facilities, after instructing the … Continue reading

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GAMING IN ASHEVILLE, NC

I was lucky enough to spend the end of last week playing games in Asheville, North Carolina at Gulf Games (and lucky to have spent the whole week in the area, which was a lot of fun). I played 23 … Continue reading

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Robin of Locksley

DESIGNER: Uwe Rosenberg PUBLISHER: Wyrmwood/Rio Grande Games NUMBER OF PLAYERS: 2 AGES: 14 + TIMES PLAYED: 3, with a copy I purchased I am a fan of Uwe Rosenberg games, so when a new one comes out, it is pretty … Continue reading

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ORLEANS STORIES

DESIGNER: Reiner Stockhausen PUBLISHER: dlp games, TMG PLAYERS: 2-4 AGES: 12 and up TIME: 60 -180 minutes, depending on the scenario TIMES PLAYED: 2, once through each scenario, with a copy I purchased (note: This review is spoiler-free; I am … Continue reading

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