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Dale Yu: Review of District Noir

District Noir Designer: Nao Shimamura and Nobutake Dogen Publisher: Spiral Editions Players: 2 Age: 10+ Time: 15 minutes Played with review copy provided by Spiral Editions In this two player game, two players fight over control of 1930s Hoboken, New … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Shake that City

Shake That City Designer: Mads Fløe, Kåre Torndahl Kjær Publisher: AEG Players: 1-4 Age: 10+ Time: 30-40 minutes Played with copy provided by publisher Kickstarter link – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/alderac/shake-that-city-from-aeg In Shake That City, players strive to design the best city block, … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Starship Captains

Starship Captains Designer: Peter B. Hoffgaard Publisher: Czech Games Edition Players: 1-4 Age: 12+ Time: 25min/player Played with review copy provided by publisher at SPIEL 2022 Welcome aboard and congrats on the promotion! Your “new” starship is ready to embark … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Atiwa

Atiwa Designer: Uwe Rosenberg Publisher: Lookout Games Players: 1-4 Age: 12+ Time: 30 min per player Played with review copy provided by Lookout Games Per the rules: “The Atiwa Range is a region of southeastern Ghana in Africa consisting of … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Flapjack Flipout

Flapjack Flipout Designer: Peter Newland Publisher: Mind the Gap Studios Players: 2-6 Age: 10+ Time: 20-30 minutes Played with review copy provided by designer Flapjack Flipout is a dexterity and memory race for the position of short order cook for … Continue reading

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Dale Yu: Review of Caesar’s Empire

Caesar’s Empire Designer: Matthieu Podevin Publisher: Holy Grail Games Players: 2-5 Age: 10+ Time: 40-60 minutes Played with review copy provided by Flat River Group Caesar’s Empire is a 2022 release from Holy Grail Games, tasking players to help build … Continue reading

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