Author Archives: Dale Yu

About Dale Yu

Dale Yu is the Editor of the Opinionated Gamers. He can occasionally be found working as a volunteer administrator for BoardGameGeek, and he previously wrote for BoardGame News.

Some Holiday Gift Ideas, Part 1

Well, about a month ago, we (as a group) had a great idea to get a bunch of things written down and provide our readers with a nice gift giving list.  Welp, let’s just say that we didn’t get our … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Witchstone

Witchstone Designer: Renier Knizia, Martino Chiacchiera Publisher: R&R Games / Huch! Players: 2-4 Age: 12+ Time: 60-90 minutes Played 5 times with review copy provided by R&R Games As the story goes from the rules: “Once every 100 years, eminent … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Doodle Dash

Doodle Dash Designers: Fridtjof Buvarp, Eilif Svensson, Maija Buvarp, Pauline Buvarp, Asmund Svensson Publisher: Chilifox Games Players: 3-7 Age: 10+ Time: 20 minutes Played 4 times with copy from publisher The first game of Elilf Svensson’s I ever played was … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Preview of Voyages (Postmark Games)

Voyages Designers: Matthew Dunstan, Rory Muldoon Publisher: Postmark Games Players: 1+ Age: 8+ Time: 20 mins Played with preview PnP file provided by Postmark Games Well, the COVID Pandemic is now concluding its second year (of who knows how many), … Continue reading

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Feeling Lucky about Azul? Possible Perfect Stocking Stuffer for your Game Crazy friends…

Well, around here, many people celebrate St. Nicholas’ Day (traditionally December 6) – this is a day where people get a stocking filled with well… stocking stuffers.  One of the things that is seen a lot in Ohio is a … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Magnate: The First City

Magnate: The First City Designer: James Naylor Players: 1-5 Age: 12+ Time 90-120 minutes Played with review copy provided by publisher In Magnate, players run property companies and they strive to develop the city of Humbleburg where they are all … Continue reading

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