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[19 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Robin (Essen pre-release) Review

In the fast-paced game Robin, you have just joined Robin Hood’s merry men in Sherwood Forest. You can help at the Sherwood Forest camp, rob travelers on the road to Nottingham castle, bring messages from Robin, and scout the neighborhood for information.

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[18 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sellswords Review

Draft your guild, plan your attack, and seize victory!
Take to the field of battle in this intense head-to-head contest of wits and strategy. Use the diverse assortment of mercenaries at your disposal to capture strategic terrain and exploit your enemy’s weaknesses. With fifty different sellswords to compose your guild, no two battles will be the same!
Sellswords is a tile-placement game (they’re cards, not tiles, but you get the idea) for two players in which heroes gather for the battle of a lifetime. Each of the fifty heroes has its own …

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[17 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Last Chance for Victory

Last Chance for Victory is the next entry in The Gamers’ Line of Battle series (LoB) which simulates the Battle of Gettysburg. It is the second game in the series, following the well received None But Heroes about the Battle of Antietam.

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[16 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Fire in the Lake Review

Complex battle for South Vietnam. A unique multi-faction treatment of the Vietnam War, Fire in the Lake will take 1 to 4 players on US heliborne sweeps of the jungle and Communist infiltration of the South, and into inter-allied conferences, Saigon politics, interdiction of the Ho Chi Minh Trail, air defense of Northern infrastructure, graduated escalation, and media war.

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[15 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Galactic Arena Review

One hundred and fifty years have passed since the first match in the Galactic Arena. This ancient mystical arena was originally located in an abandoned Serpente subsystem forgotten by time. After the First Apocalypse, the Terrans built endless numbers of space platforms to colonize space, and an agreement was brought forth between the Terrans and a mystical sect of great influence to lease the space platform CETUS-7. The ancient arena was rebuilt on top of the platform, taking the galactic fights into space.
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[15 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Tragedy Looper – A Written Review

The players are time travelers and will be trying to prevent tragedies from occurring. If they can survive a Loop (extended segment of game time) without a member dying or one of their scenario loss conditions triggering, they win.

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[14 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Dead of Winter Review

Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game, the first game in this series, puts 2-5 players in a small, weakened colony of survivors in a world where most of humanity is either dead or diseased, flesh-craving monsters. Each player leads a faction of survivors with dozens of different characters in the game.

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[13 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
VOLT Robot Battle Arena (Video Review)

VOLT: Robot Battle Arena is a tactical game of robotic combat. Be the first player to score five victory points. Players earn victory points by having their robot on the active control point at the end of the round or by destroying opposing robots.

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[12 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Fire In The Lake – A Written Review

This game lives and dies on its layered approach to handling each faction with care and detail. Each represents a separate set of problems and issues you must tackle and the game experience can vary wildly depending on who you go to war with.