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Review of Dairyman

Roll Dice! Milk the Cow! Make Cheese & Ice Cream!

Dairyman is a push-your-luck dice-rolling game in which players compete as dairymen trying to collect fresh milk everyday, fulfilling orders, and making cheese and ice cream. Players take turns rolling, locking, and re-rolling dice to create sets of two or three dice with a total value of 10 to produce milk and then use it to claim milk tiles for points. Failure to produce milk may result in spoilage and the loss of a previously earned milk tile. There are opportunities to flip a tile to turn the milk into cheese for extra points or to freeze it into ice cream. This action provides an extra ability that can be used each turn. Flipping a milk tile also prevents it from being lost. The player with the most points on their milk, cheese, and ice cream tiles at the end of the game is the winner. 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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Toys for Tots campaign

Michael Mindes of Tasty Minstrel Games has launched a program that will donate games to children through the Toys for Tots program.  I think this is a fantastic idea, which is why I’m helping promote it.  It is fast, easy and costs you absolutely nothing!  … Continue reading

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