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[4 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Exodus Proxima Centauri Review – Starlit Citadel Reviews Season 3

After a devastating nuclear war, six human factions are seeking shelter in the Centauri system. On the verge of extinction, the humans are saved by a superior civilization, allegedly the Centaurians, and each faction is given a fresh start on a new planet.

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[12 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Madeira Review

Madeira is an island officially discovered early in the 15th century by Portuguese seafarers. Madeira, the Portuguese word for wood, refers to the dense forest that covered its wild, fertile landscape.

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[7 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Eminent Domain: Escalation Review

This expansion for Eminent Domain, which cannot be played without the base game, puts the following new tools at the Emperor’s disposal.

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[2 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Venetia Review

In Venetia, players compete to become the most prosperous and influential noble family in the history of the Serenissima Republic. From its rise in the ninth century to its decline and fall in the eighteenth, players take part in the golden age that built the city that once was the Queen of the Mediterranean.

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[5 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]
Quantum Review

In Quantum, each player is a fleet commander from one of the four factions of humanity, struggling to conquer a sector of space.

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[12 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Nations Review

Nations is an intense historical board game for 1-5 players that takes 40 minutes per player to play. Players control the fate of nations from their humble start in prehistoric times until the beginning of World War I.

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[13 Jul 2013 | One Comment | ]
The Long View: Civilization

In this episode of The Long View, I’m pleased to be joined once again by Justin Nordstrom as we discuss the classic games of Civilization and Advanced Civilization. What makes these games unique? Why are they considered by many to be the ultimate civilization experience? How do modern civilization games stack up against these classics? All this and an introductory segment about our recent personal revelations about wargames in our collection are examined in this episode of The Long View.

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[2 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Burning Suns (Video Review)

Burning Suns is a medium to heavy 4X strategy space game in which 2-5 players compete in an epic struggle to create the greatest empire in the galaxy. The game plays in 40min/player. In your attempt to build an empire you’ll have to be cunning, strategic and willing to face both great risks and difficult decisions… only one empire will be able to rule the galaxy!

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[27 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Nile Deluxor (Video Review)

Nile DeLuxor is a reprint of the card game Nile that includes a new expansion in the box. The expansion adds several new cards including two new crop types, monuments, and turn counter cards. The number of players is also expanded to allow for as many as 6.
Nile DeLuxor is available as a published version and a print and play edition through Minion games. The published version is a complete game that includes original Nile and the expansion.
~Minion Game

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[17 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Civility (Video Review)

In Civility you are the leader of a growing city and its people. It is your responsibility to raise an army, strengthen your city through economic and technological growth, and make sure your people are healthy and well educated. War will gain you more power and status, but the pacifist will acquire allies and other important skills. The choice is yours; strategy and planning is key. Will you choose the path of war and manipulation? Or will you be the great leader in Civility?