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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 9)

The not so unexpected twist this time around is to provide a quick run-down on the games I’ve spent the most time playing this year so far, there being some expected overlap with the games I’ve played the most but … Continue reading

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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 8)

Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 8) The games I’ve played the most times so far this year all happen to be on BoardGameArena and obviously fall to the lighter end. Here’s a quick grab if you’re looking for … Continue reading

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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 6)

Yes, I really am about to rate Carnegie the same as ToeShamBo. Hmm. Nonetheless, integrity demands it. Games I’ve played for the first time recently include …  

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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 5)

Another hero game online has been Die Crew. It features an amazing increase in the signal-to-noise ratio. Finished a mission? You’ve already started the next mission. No shuffling, no sorting out of tasks. Add Mystic Vale to this list as … Continue reading

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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 4)

There’s a lot of 5’s and 6’s in my world at the moment.   When you’re playing f2f, you play games that people believe worthy of their money. A game may not be to your taste, or you may end … Continue reading

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Patrick Brennan: Game Snapshots – 2021 (Part 3)

I don’t think there’s much doubt that the hero game on BoardGameArena is 7 Wonders. Especially in terms of reducing the noise-to-sound ratio. It turns out once you eliminate all the noise (preparing decks, shuffling, hand swapping, scoring) and the … Continue reading

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