Tag Archives: Rio Grande Games

LYNGK (Game Review by Chris Wray)

Designer: Kris Burm Publisher:  Huch! & Friends; Rio Grande Players:  2 Ages:  13 and Up Time:  30-60 Minutes Times Played:  > 5 LYNGK is the seventh (arguably eighth) game in the GIPF Project, an award-winning series of abstract games by … Continue reading

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10 Questions + 1 About Jump Drive

  Designer: Tom Lehmann Publishers: Rio Grande Games Players: 2-4 Time: 10-30 minutes (if this is taking you 30 minutes, you’re playing it wrong) Ages: 13+ (10+ is a better guess) Games Played: 19   People have questions about Tom … 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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Tichu Turns 25: A Retrospective on the Hobby’s Favorite Card Game

Game History by Chris Wray, Tichu Tips by Mary Prasad This year marks the 25th Anniversary of Tichu’s publication.  In a hobby that is often defined by the “cult of the new,” Tichu is still a perennial favorite among gamers, … Continue reading

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Quilt Show

Design by Judy Martin & Steve Bennett Published by Rio Grande Games 2 – 4 Players, 1 1/2 hours Review by Greg J. Schloesser I am not a crafty person…in either sense of the word.  What I am speaking of … 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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Greg Schloesser: Last Will Review

Design by:  Vladimir Suchy Published by:  Czech Games Edition / Rio Grande Games 2 – 5 Players, 1 – 1 ½ hours Review by:  Greg J. Schloesser I really appreciate a game with a unique theme.  Frankly, I’ve built too … Continue reading

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