Tag Archives: Hans im Glück

Simon Neale: Review of Finca

Finca Designer: Ralf zur Linde & Wolfgang Sentkler Publisher: Hans im Glück Players: 2-4 Ages: 8+ Time: 30 – 45 minutes Times played: 25+ With the long awaited re-release of Finca nearing the end of a successful run on Kickstarter, I thought … Continue reading

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Chris Wray: Quick Thoughts on 10 Essen Games

We’re a little over two weeks past Spiel ‘17, and I’ve played about 40 new titles.  So has my game group: every year, I invite everybody I regularly game with in Kansas and Missouri to a small get-together (called “Essen … Continue reading

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Essen Day One: What was hot, and what I played… (Chris Wray)

As with my past coverage, I’ll be posting each night about (1) what’s hot, (2) what I played, and (3) general thoughts on the convention.  I didn’t get the chance to play many games today, but I did get 90+% … Continue reading

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Chris Wray: Preview of Carcassonne für 2

Designer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede Publisher: Hans im Glück Verlags-GmbH Players: 2 Ages: 7+ Time: 25 Minutes Times Played: 2 (With many more plays of Carcassonne…) Carcassonne für 2 is a new, inexpensive version of Carcassonne for two players.  The game comes in a nice … 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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Chris’s Gathering: Sunday

Sunday was the best day yet for me at the Gathering.  I met several new people and tried several cool games and prototypes.  Here’s my summary of today’s experience, plus a quick overview of what I played. What games are people playing? … Continue reading

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Helios

Design by Martin Kallenborn & Matthias Prinz Published by Hans im Gluck 2 – 4 Players, 60 – 90 Review by Greg J. Schloesser In a land far, far away … That would be Helios by designers Martin Kallenborn and … Continue reading

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SdJ Re-Reviews #31: Dominion

Designer:  Donald X. Vaccarino Publisher:  Rio Grande, Hans im Glück, Others Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  13 and Up Time:  30 Minutes Times Played:  > 50 Author’s Note: One of the goals of this series is to walk through the … Continue reading

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Review of Skyliners by Z-Man Games and Hans im Glück

  Designers:  Gabriele Bubola Publisher: Hans im Glück, Z-Man Games Players: 2 – 4 (Best with 4) Ages: 8 and Up Time: 30 – 40 Minutes Times Played: > 10 Hans im Glück is one of my favorite publishers, so … Continue reading

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Russian Railroads

Design by Helmut Ohley & Leonhard Orgler Published by Hans im Glück / Z-Man Games 2 – 4 Players, 2 hours Review by Greg J. Schloesser Designers Helmut Ohley and Leonhard Orgler are train and railroad aficionados.  They both have … Continue reading

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