Author Archives: Tery Noseworthy

About Tery Noseworthy

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

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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MARACAIBO

DESIGNER: Alexander Pfister PUBLISHER: dlp Games PLAYERS: 1-4 AGES: 12 and up TIME TO PLAY: 60 to 150 minutes I haven’t had much experience with legacy games, but I am always intrigued by the idea of them. I have a … Continue reading

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NOVA LUNA

Designer: Uwe Rosenberg and Corné Van Morsel Publisher: Edition Spielwiese, Pegasus Spiele, SD Games Players: 1-4 Time: 30 – 60 minutes Age: 8 and up TImes played: 4, with a copy I purchased Overall, I am a big Uwe Rosenberg … Continue reading

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OPINIONATED DRINKERS – 3 GAMES AND 3 BEERS

Welcome to the 2nd edition of Opinionated Drinkers. Now that fall is here it’s time to break out some darker, warming beers like stouts and porters. It’s also the perfect time to stay inside and play a game or three, … Continue reading

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A Long Weekend of Gaming at Lobster Trap

Ahhhh, fall – what a great season. The air is cool and crisp, the leaves are turning beautiful colors, and a whole crop of new games is arriving from Essen..  It’s also the season of one of my favorite game … Continue reading

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HOMESTEADERS – 10TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION AND NEW BEGINNINGS EXPANSION

DESIGNER: Alex Rockwell (base game) and Sean McCarthy (expansion) PUBLISHER: Tasty Minstrel Games PLAYERS: 2 -5 AGES: 14 and up TIME: 60 to 90 minutes TIMES PLAYED: Many, many playings of the original, 3 of the expansion, 2 with the … Continue reading

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8 Bit Attack

  DESIGNER: Lincoln Petersen PUBLISHER: Petersen Games PLAYERS: 2-5 AGES: 10 and up TIME: 20- 60 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 2, with a review copy I received at no cost I thought I hated cooperative games after the first few times … Continue reading

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MEN AT WORK

DESIGNER: Rita Modi PUBLISHER: Pretzel Games PLAYERS: 2-5 AGES: 8 and up TIME: 30-45 minutes TIMES PLAYED: 5, with a copy I purchased Men at Work is a well-known Australian band from the 1980’s. Despite not being around for long, … Continue reading

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