Tag Archives: AMIGO

Chris Wray: Quick Thoughts on 10 More Essen Games

I’ll begin churning out reviews soon, but I’ve enjoyed playing more than 50 Spiel ’17 titles since the end of October.  I wrote a list a few weeks ago with quick thoughts on 10 Essen games, and this is a … Continue reading

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Chris Wray: My Essen 2017 Most Anticipated List

Spiel (Essen) 2017 is less than two weeks away, and I’ve been reading rulebooks and combing through Eric Martin’s oh-so-amazing Spiel ’17 Preview on BGG. As in past years, I’ll be doing coverage from the fair for The Opinionated Gamers … Continue reading

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X nimmt! (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designers:  Wolfgang Kramer & Reinhard Staupe Publisher:  AMIGO Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  25 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 6 nimmt! is Wolfgang Kramer’s bestselling game, with more than 2.4 million copies sold.  Originally released in … Continue reading

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Mino & Tauri (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Carlo A. Rossi Publisher:  AMIGO Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  6 and Up Time:  About 15 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 I’m not in the market for children’s games, but if I come across one that looks intriguing or original … Continue reading

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Elfenroads (Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Alan R. Moon Publisher:  Rio Grande Games; AMIGO Spiel + Freizeit GmbH; Others Players:  2 – 6 Ages:  13 and Up Time:  45 – 90 Minutes Times Played:  > 10 Note: We’re focusing on reprints, re-themes, re-releases, etc. this … Continue reading

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Review: die Weinhändler

As we hit the midpoint of Wine Week here on Opinionated Gamers, we harken back to a vintage that is slightly more aged.  The theme of wine is not a new one in board and card games.  Subtitled in English … Continue reading

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