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[3 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Starlit Citadel Reviews Innovation

Innovation: Echoes of the Past is an expansion for Carl Chudyk’s Innovation, released in 2010, that mirrors the construction of the earlier game as both include 110 cards, 105 cards that are divided into different decks (labeled age 1 to age 10) and five cards that show special achievements that can be claimed. The expansion’s 110 cards are all new.

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[18 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Wordsmith: A quick and clever party game on Kickstarter

This week I had the pleasure to meet Alistair Wong, designer of a new party game on Kickstarter, called Wordsmith. He politely offered to show off the game play, and pulled a pretty-looking deck of cards out of his bag.

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[16 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Xia: Legends of a Drift System (Kickstarter Preview)

Xia is a fantastic open world sci-fi board game where players will be exploring the galaxy in an effort to accumulate the most fame!

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[23 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Innovation (A Video Review)

My favorite card game, Innovation is a highly interactive and fast paced game with plenty of player conflict.

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[21 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey (Video Review)

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is an exciting all-new co-operative game of adventure in which you join Bilbo Baggins and his thirteen Dwarven companions on their journey through the Lonelands and Misty Mountains, encountering Goblins, Trolls, and other dangers that seek to put an end to their adventures. Traverse your way through two boards, each more difficult than the last, with the goal of coming out alive and prepared for the dangers that lie ahead. Your accumulated points at the end of the game will be your personal mark for …

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[14 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Legends of Andor (A Video Review)

A fun and challenging cooperative fantasy game where players are trying to complete legend objectives while preventing the castle from being overrun by monsters.

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[24 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Casa Grande (A Video Review)

Ultimately, this is a 3D abstract with a city building theme. Bright colors and great quality components complement this easy to learn, light-medium weight game.

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[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Indigo (A Video Review)

Indigo is a tile-laying game along the lines of Metro, Tsuro and Linie 1 in which players build paths bit by bit, with no player owning the individual paths and everyone trying to exploit the paths already present.

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[11 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Critical Review – Fantastiqa

As any good gamer knows, there’s a point where one type of game can get saturated on the market. Currently, everyone and their brother (and their brothers!) has a deck building game. Dominion launched a craze, and everyone is getting in on the fun. While most are fun, quantity doesn’t always equate to quality.

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[13 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Fantastiqa (Video Review)

Fantastiqa is a deck-building board game set in a fantastical landscape of dark forests, mist-shrouded highlands, and frozen wastes.