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The Last Friday (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Antonio Ferrara, Sebastiano Fiorillo Publisher:  Ares Games Players:  2 – 6 (Best with 6) Ages:  14 and Up Time:  30-120 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 The Last Friday (which I’m going to call “Last Friday”) is a hidden movement, … Continue reading

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GenCon 2016 Mega Rundown – G to Z

  Time to head into part two of the 2016 Mega Rundown.  Yes, we did A to G yesterday, and today we do G to Z.  There’s a lot of G’s around, OK?  More photos to scroll by until you pass … Continue reading

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Tides of Madness (Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Kristian Čurla Publisher:  Portal Games Players:  2 Ages:  10 and Up Time:  20 Minutes Times Played:   > 10 (On Review Copy) Tides of Madness is the sequel to Tides of Time, a game I reviewed last year and put … Continue reading

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GIPF (Game History and Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Kris Burm Publisher:  Huch! & Friends; Don & Co.; Schmidt Spiele; Rio Grande Players:  2 Ages:  9 and Up Time:  30-60 Minutes Times Played:  > 10 Note: We’re focusing on reprints, re-themes, re-releases, etc. this month.  Since GIPF was … Continue reading

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Mary Dimercurio Prasad: Review of Animals on Board

Animals on Board Publisher: Stronghold Games/Eggertspiele Designers: Ralph Zur Linde, Wolfgang Sentker Players: 2-4 Ages: 8+ Playing Time: 10-30min MSRP $29.95   Reviewed by: Mary Dimercurio Prasad Game Played: Review Copy Number of Plays: 4+   Introduction Each player has … Continue reading

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Imhotep (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Phil Walker-Harding Publisher:  KOSMOS Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  10 and Up Time:  40 Minutes Times Played:  > 3 In Imhotep, players are master builders in Ancient Egypt, using ships to transport stone blocks to various building sites. Imhotep … Continue reading

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Mysterium: Hidden Signs (Expansion Review by Chris Wray)

Designers:  Oleksandr Nevskiy & Oleg Sidorenko Publisher:  Libellud (Distributed by Asmodee) Illustrations: Xavier Collette and Igor Burlakov Players:  2 – 7 Ages:  10 and Up Time:  42 Minutes (Mysterium) Times Played:  >3 Mysterium: Hidden Signs is the first expansion for … Continue reading

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T.I.M.E Stories: Under the Mask (Game Review by Chris Wray)

(A Spoiler Free Review) Designer: Guillaume Montiage, Manuel Rozoy Publisher:  Space Cowboys Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  12 and Up Time:  90 Minutes (Although our runs were closer to 45 minutes…) Times Played:  4 (Number of plays required will vary.) … Continue reading

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Lanterns: The Harvest Festival (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Christopher Chung Publisher:  Renegade Game Studios, Foxtrot Games, Pegasus Spiele Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  30 Minutes Times Played:  > 5 (On the Renegade/Foxtrot Edition) I first played Lanterns: The Harvest Festival at Gen Con … Continue reading

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Animals on Board (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Wolfgang Sentker, Ralf zur Linde Publisher:  eggertspiele / Pegasus Spiele (Germany), Stronghold Games (U.S.) Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  15 – 30 Minutes Times Played:  > 5 (On the English/German First Edition) Animals on Board … Continue reading

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