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[23 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Bioshock Infinite The Siege Review

Bioshock Infinite: The Siege of Columbia has players combating one another, stealing objectives from one another, assassinating leaders, destroying strongholds, bidding against each other for control of unfolding events and more. The first player/team to 10 victory points wins.

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[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Startup Fever

Representation of tech startup companies in the DOT COM boom. Focus is on hiring (and poaching) workers.

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[21 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Cataphract (Justinian + Land Battles) Review

Cataphract portrays the development of the art of war wrought by the early Byzantine Empire, during the reign of Emperor Justinian, under his great Generals, Belisarius and Narses.

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[20 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Video Blog Episode #5 – A sitdown with Scott Nicholson

An interview with Scott Nicholson

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[19 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Airships

Economic engine game where purchases are made through rolling dice you obtain from the engine itself.

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[18 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Simple Great Battles of History Review

A significant simplification of GMT’s popular Great Battles of History series, this is a set of rules that allows you to play scenarios from any of the various ancient, non-War Galley, GBOH games (Alexander, SPQR, Caesar: The Civil Wars, Caesar: Conquest of Gaul, and Cataphract) and their many expansion modules. Many of the more fiddly aspects of the system have been dramatically simplified (shock combat, missile combat, orderly withdrawl, elephants, leader activation), or eliminated entirely (rout/rally, individual orders, strategy ratings, momentum, trumping). The rules for SGBOH are the same across …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Drive Thru Review – “Top 10 Lunch Games”

Joel discusses his list of top ten lunch games.

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[16 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
1889

18xx game, set in Shikoku Japan. Very tight terrain with fewer trains. Emphasizes the cutthroat nature of a simple (1830 based) ‘xx game.

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[11 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Battle Merchants Review

Battle Merchants is an economic game set in a fantasy land in which players manufacture four different weapons, then sell them to various warring races. Demand for each type of weapon differs throughout the game, but a well-crafted weapon will last longer.

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[10 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Robinson Crusoe Review – Starlit Citadel Reviews Season 3

There are three major actions you can do during your game of Robinson Crusoe:
Explore the island: in this game you do not explore the island because you have to but because you want to. Sure you need to fin resources, but that’s not the main reason to explore. You want to find new territories and perhaps discover hidden treasures and mysterious ruins or villages.