Category Archives: Essen 2019

Dale Yu: Review of Miyabi

Miyabi Designer: Michael Kiesling Publisher: HABA Players: 2-4 Age: 8+ Time: 40 minutes Times played: 5, with review copy provided by HABA USA In Miyabi, players vie to make the most elegant Japanese garden.  Each player starts with an empty … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Axio Rota

Axio Rota Designer: Renier Knizia Publisher: Pegasus Spiele Players: 1-4 Age: 8+ Time: 15-30 minutes on the box, 10-15 minutes in reality Times played: 5, with review copy provided by Pegasus Spiele The tagline in the rules says this is … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Catacombs Cubes

  Catacombs Cubes (Catacombes Cubes) Designer: Ken Valles Publisher: Elzra Players: 1-4 Age: 14+ Time: 30-60 minutes Played with review copy provided by Elzra Catacombs Cubes is a new game which is set in the universe of Cimathue (from Catacombs).  … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of La Viña

La Viña Designer: Jose Ramon Palacios Publisher: Devir Players: 2-5 Age: 8+ Time: 45-60 minutes Played with review copy provided by DEVIR The story in the rulebook for La Viña is that the previous owner of the vineyard has gone … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Deep Blue

Deep Blue Designers: Daniel Pedersen, Asger Granerud Publisher: Days of Wonder Players: 2-5 Age: 8+ Time: 45-60 minutes Times played: 3, with review copy provided by Days of Wonder In Deep Blue, players are treasure hunters who are trying to … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Masters of Renaissance

Masters of Renaissance (Lorenzo il Magnifico: The Card Game) Designers: Simone Luciani and Nestore Mangone Publisher: Cranio  Creations Players: 1-4 Age: 12+ Time: 45 mins Times played: 3, with review copy provided by Asmodee NA I was really excited prior … Continue reading

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