Category Archives: Essen 2021

 Dale Yu: Review of Bitoku

Bitoku Designer: German P. Millan Publisher: DEVIR Players: 1-4 Age: 12+ Time: 2-3 hours for the game, 60 min to teach Played with review copy provided by publisher Per the publisher: “In Bitoku, the players take on the roles of … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Origins – First Builders

Origins – First Builders Designer: Adam Kwapinski Publisher: Board&Dice Players: 1-44 Age: 14+ Time: 60-120 minutes played with review copy provided by Board&Dice Well, my apologies if the title is misleading this week – as it turns out, I can’t … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Capital Lux 2: Generations

Capital Lux 2: Generations Designers: Eilif Svensson & Kristian A. Ostby Publisher: Aporta Games Players: 1-4 Age: 10+ Time: 30-40 minutes Played with review copy provided by the publisher Capital Lux (the original) was a interesting tactical “trick taking” card … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Zapotec

Zapotec Designer: Fabio Lopiano Publisher: Board&Dice Players: 1-4 Age: 14+ Time: 60-75 minutes Played 3 times with review copy provided by Board&Dice Well, I’m still catching up from the 2022 releases from Board&Dice, a game company I once thought was … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Stichtag

Stichtag Designers: Emely, Inka & Markus Brand Publisher: Ravensburger Players: 3-5 Age: 10+ Time: 30 minutes Times played, at least a dozen different “days” on copy purchased by self Stichtag was one of the games I was most looking forward … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Founders of Teotihuacan

Founders of Teotihuacan Designer: Filip Glowacz Publisher: Board&Dice Players: 1-4 Age: 14+ Time: 60 minutes Played with review copy provided by publisher Founders of Teotihuacan is the followup game to Teotihuacan, a complex 2018 release where players vied over the … Continue reading

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