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Santorini (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Gordon Hamilton Publisher: Roxley Game Laboratory Players: 2 – 4 Ages: 8 and Up Time: 20 Minutes Times Played: 8 (with 2, 3, 4 Players) Santorini is an abstract strategy game first created by Gordon Hamilton in the mid-1980s. … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Blank White Dice

  Blank White Dice Designer: Johnathan Leistiko Publisher: WizKids Players: 2-4 Ages: 14+ Time: 20 minutes Times played: 5 with review copy provided by WizKids I first learned about Blank White Dice when talking to Zev at Essen 2016.  It … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Get Rich Quick

  Get Rich Quick Designer: Lenny Herbert Publisher: Foxmind Players: 3-5 Ages: 8+ Time: ~30 minutes Times played: 3, with review copy provided by Foxmind   Get Rich Quick is part of the new line from Foxmind Games as they … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Lanterns: The Emperor’s Gifts (expansion)

  Lanterns: The Emperor’s Gifts Designer: Christopher Chung Publisher:  Renegade Game Studios, Foxtrot Games, Pegasus Spiele Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  40 Minutes Times played: 3, with review copy provided by Renegade Games I got the … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Capital

  Capital Designer: Filip Milunski Publisher: Granna Players: 2-4 Ages: 10+ Time: 60-75 minutes Times played: 4, with review copy provided by Granna Capital is one of many city building games out this year at Essen 2016. The theme for … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Hop le J’ton

  Hop le J’ton (Hop the Chip) Designer: Florent Toscano Publisher: Jeux Opla Players: 2-4 Ages: 8+ Time: 15 minutes Times played: 5, with review copy provided by Jeux Opla Hop le J’ton is the third game in the series … Continue reading

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Castellion

Design by Shadi Torbey Published by Z-Man Games 1 – 2 Players, 30 minutes Review by Greg J. Schloesser I am generally not attracted to solitaire games as I honestly do not have the opportunity often enough to play them. … Continue reading

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Cottage Garden (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Uwe Rosenberg Publisher: Edition Spielwiese Artists: Andrea Boekhoff Players: 1 – 4 Ages: 8 and Up Time: 45-60 Minutes Times Played: 6 (With 1, 2, 3, and 4 Players) At first glance, Uwe Rosenberg’s Cottage Garden looks vaguely similar … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of 4 Gods

  4 Gods Designer: Christophe Boelinger Publisher: Ludically/Asmodee Players: 2-4 Ages: 8+ Time: 15-30 minutes Times played: 3, with review copy provided by Asmodee NA 4 Gods is the newest game from Christophe Boelinger, who has a number of game … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Round House

Round House Designers: Eros Lin, Zong-Ger Publisher: EmperorS4 Players: 2-5 Ages: 10+ Time: 60-90 minutes Times played: 3, with review copy provided by EmperorS4   The round houses (a.k.a., Fujian Tulou) are unique rural dwellings that can be found in … Continue reading

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