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[6 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Heroes of Normandie Review

Heroes of Normandie: explosive and fast-paced battles; the pleasure of butchering your enemies through MG42 walls of lead; and the ability to crush Nazi bastards under tons of shells – basically, blood and guts.

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[5 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Armymals Review

ARMYMALS
It is a game of critters in tanks and they do “pew pew pew”. Our armymals are very special creatures: they drive tanks and have strong personalities just like the noble leaders of the past. In Armymals you will meet dozens of characters like Narwhaleon Bonaparte, Abrahamster Lincoln or Lionidas – each with its own unique artwork and thematic abilities. The game is an action packed, fast strategy experience. Brightly coloured tanks move across a hexagon-tiled battlefield filled with three-dimensional scenery representing trees, barns etc. The colourful board and the …

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[8 Jun 2014 | 2 Comments | ]
The Builders: Middle Ages Review

In The Builders: Middle Ages, the cards represent buildings or workers. Players score points (and gain money) by completing the construction of buildings, while placing a worker on a construction site costs money.

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[23 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Critical Preview – Hollywood

In the movie-making game Hollywood, each player is a studio boss who tries to produce the most successful blockbuster. Players construct movies from game cards that they draft or purchase.

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[29 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Concordia Review

Concordia is a peaceful strategy game of economic development in Roman times for 2-5 players aged 13 and up. Instead of looking to the luck of dice or cards, players must rely on their strategic abilities.

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[27 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Pay Dirt Review

In Pay Dirt, a gold excavation game set in Alaska, players must manage and grow their entire mining outfit, from workers and personnel to equipment and gear.

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[12 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Dragon’s Hoard Review

In Dragon’s Hoard, each player plays a dragon hunting for treasure. Collect sheep from the farmer’s fields and use them to buy treasures, but watch out! Other players will send angry mobs and wizards your way to stop you.

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[13 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Critical Reviews – Krosmaster Arena

Krosmaster: Arena is a player-vs-player, tactical card game with anime-style miniatures that offers the craftiest tacticians among you the chance to challenge other players to heated battles in arenas scattered around Hormonde.

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[15 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Amityville Project: Phobos ( Video Review)

Phobos is a Horror, Fast Paced game with 80 Highly detailed Miniatures for 2-4 players and is the first part of the Amityville Project. Two more games will follow: The Amityville Project: Lethargos which is a Cooperative, Horror, Miniature game for 3-6 players and final Erevos a Miniature “Wargame” played in the real world and in the dream world and there the story comes to an end and the characters of the story face the Syndicate and all of its members who started the Amityville Project.

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[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Off The Shelf Board Game Reviews Presents – Core Worlds And The Galactic Orders Expansion!

Core Worlds is a card drafting and deck building game of galactic conquest for 2-5 players ages 10+ with an average play time of 60-120 minutes designed by Andrew Parks and Published by Stronghold Games
“The ancient Galactic Realm, ruled from the Core Worlds of the galaxy, is waning. Now, the barbaric kingdoms that lie beyond the galactic frontier are amassing their strength, choosing this pivotal moment to strike at the heart of the fading republic, establishing new empires built upon the ashes of decaying civilizations. But these outer systems are …