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Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designers:  Chuck D. Yager, Based on Pandemic by Matt Leacock Publisher:  Z-Man Games Artists:  Chris Quilliams, Atha Kanaani, Philippe Guérin Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  14 and Up Time:  About 40 Minutes Times Played: 4 I first played Pandemic: Reign … Continue reading

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Life, Liberty & THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS (Game Review)

  Designers: Adrian Abela & David Chircop Publishers: Artipia Games & Stronghold Games Players: 1-4 Time: 60-90 minutes Ages: 12+ Times Played: 7 (with review copy provided by Stronghold Games)   I’m not sure what fascinates us about “life-building” games. … Continue reading

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Dastardly Dirigibles (Game Review)

  Designers: Justin De Witt Publishers: Fireside Games Players: 2-5 Time: 60 minutes Ages: 8+ Times Played: 6 (with review copy provided by Fireside Games)   OK, let’s get this out of the way: the name of this game always … Continue reading

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Ticket to Ride Rails & Sails (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Alan R. Moon Publisher:  Days of Wonder Players:  2 – 5 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  90 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 Alan Moon’s Ticket to Ride is among my all-time favorite games, so I was looking forward to … Continue reading

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Hit Z Road (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Martin Wallace Publisher:  Space Cowboys Players:  1 – 4 Ages:  12 and Up Time:  30 to 60 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 Hit Z Road is a Zombie-themed horror board game about a road trip from Chicago to Los … Continue reading

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Vikings on Board (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designers:  Charles Chevallier, Catherine Dumas, Pascal Pelemans Publisher:  Blue Orange Players:  2 – 4 Ages:  8 and Up Time:  30 to 60 Minutes Times Played:   4 Vikings on Board is a family-friendly strategy game that was released at Gen Con … Continue reading

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Citrus (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer:  Jeffrey D. Allers Publisher:  dlp games; TMG Players:  2 – 5 Ages:  10 and Up Time:  60 Minutes Times Played:   > 5 Note: The game’s designer, Jeff Allers, is a contributor to this site, but he did not participate … Continue reading

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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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