Author Archives: Ted Alspach

Ted Alspach: Review of Nieuw Amsterdam

I clearly wasn’t paying attention in history class (no big surprise there), because when I heard the title of Jeff Aller’s new game, I had absolutely no idea that it was about Manhattan. But it appears that was the name … Continue reading

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Board 2 Pieces December 4, 2012: Nieuw Amsterdam: In Depth Part 4: It’s a Simulation

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Board 2 Pieces November 29, 2012: Nieuw Amsterdam: In Depth Part 3: The Rosenberg/Allers Feud

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Board 2 Pieces November 27, 2012: Nieuw Amsterdam: In Depth Part Deux

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Board 2 Pieces November 21, 2012: Nieuw Amsterdam: In Depth Part 1

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Board 2 Pieces November 15, 2012: BGG.con: Day 1 Recap

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Board 2 Pieces November 13, 2012: BGG.con 2012 Stats

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Board 2 Pieces November 8, 2012: The Boardgame Bubble

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1st Impressions: Essen, PEW and more

As always, playing games at Essen is difficult and error-prone. That said, I managed to get a few plays of lighter new games in during the show, but most of the plays were relegated to the following week, when the … Continue reading

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Board 2 Pieces November 6, 2012: Essen Recap: Love Letter is Weird

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