Author Archives: Tery Noseworthy

About Tery Noseworthy

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

Noria

DESIGNER: Sophia Wagner PUBLISHER: Spielwise/Stronghold PLAYERS: 2-4 AGES:  12 and up TIME: 70 to 120 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 4, with a copy I purchased Gimmicks in games can be a mixed bag; a fancy timer or cool apparatus can add … Continue reading

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ONE OF US BECOMES AN EVIL GOD

  DESIGNER: Naoki Matsuo PUBLISHER: AHC PLAYERS: 4- 8 AGES: 14 and up TIME: 30 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 3, with a copy I purchased Part of the reason I play games is for the social aspect; it’s a way to … Continue reading

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Schollen Rollen

DESIGNER: Reiner Knizia PUBLISHER: Amigo NUMBER OF PLAYERS: 2 to 8 AGES: 8 and up TIMES PLAYED: 8, with a copy I purchased   Over the years I have found I have less patience for many luck-based games than I … Continue reading

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Tery’s Gathering Report

I’ve been going to the Gathering now for 20 years. It’s hard to express how important this event is to me, and how indebted I am to my dear friend Pitt for recommending me  and Alan Moon for inviting me … Continue reading

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HALLOWEEN

  Designer: Angelo de Maio Publisher: Quined Games Players: 2 – 4 Ages: 12+ Time: 45 – 90 minutes Times played: 4 (3 regular game, 1 master game), with a copy I purchased   Theme can be important in games; … Continue reading

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InBetween

  Designer: Adam Kwapinsi Publisher: Board and Dice Players: 2 Ages: 12 and Up Time: 20 – 40 minutes Times Played: 3 I was lucky enough to marry a board gamer, which means there is always someone around to play … Continue reading

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ISTANBUL – THE DICE GAME

DESIGNER: Rudiger Dorn PUBLISHER: Pegasus Spiele Players: 2-4 Ages: 8+ Time: 20-40 minutes Times played: 3, with a copy I purchased I’m a sucker for dice, and I am not quite sure why. My favorite games are generally more strategic … Continue reading

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POCKET MARS

  Designer: Michal Jagodzinksi Publisher: Board&Dice Players: 1-4 Ages: 10+ Time: 15-30 minutes Times played: 4, with a copy I purchased   Game storage space in our house is nearing maximum capacity; it is getting harder and harder to find … Continue reading

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¡Adiós Calavera!

    DESIGNER: Martin Schlegel PUBLISHER:  Mücke Spiele # OF PLAYERS: 2 AGES: 8 and up TIME:30 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 3, with a copy I purchased                                                         Much of my regular gaming is two player; my usual game group members … Continue reading

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ARKHAM NOIR CASE FILE #1: The Witch Cult Murders

    DESIGNER: Yves Tourigny PUBLISHER:  Ludonova # OF PLAYERS: 1 AGES: 12 and up TIME:30 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 5, with a copy I purchased As a child I often would set up games like Monopoly and Life and play … Continue reading

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