Author Archives: Tery Noseworthy

About Tery Noseworthy

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

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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ALTIPLANO

Designer: Reiner Stockhausen Publisher: dlp games Players: 2-5 Ages: 12+ Time: 60-120 minutes Times played: 3, with a copy I purchased If there was an award for cutest start player marker, Altiplano would definitely be in the running, But is … Continue reading

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AGRA

Designer: Mike Keller Publisher: Quined Games Players: 2-4 Age: 12+ Time: 30 minutes per player Times played: 3, with copy I purchased   INTRODUCTION Agra is a worker placement, pick up deliver game and area control. Your goal is to … Continue reading

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HEAVEN & ALE

Designers: Michael Kiesling and Andreas Schmidt Publisher: Eggertspiele Players: 2 – 4 Ages: 12+ Time: 60-90 minutes Times played: 4, with purchased copies Aside from being a board gamer I am also a craft beer fan. I generally do not … Continue reading

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