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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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[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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[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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[13 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sky Traders

Trading and piracy in a steampunkish world.

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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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[6 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Praetor Review

In Praetor you will take the role of a Roman engineer and you will work together with the other players to build a magnificent city. You will manage your limited resources wisely and look for new ones, you will recruit new Workers while your old experienced ones will retire, you will build settlements to keep the population happy and you will praise the Gods to earn their favor.

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[2 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Le Havre

In Le Havre, a player’s turn consists of two parts: First, distribute newly supplied goods onto the offer spaces; then take an action. As an action, players may choose either to take all goods of one type from an offer space or to use one of the available buildings.

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[18 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
The South Shall Rise Again Review

From designer John Welch comes your chance – with up to three additional friends to alter the course of a fractured United States, increasingly menaced by Confederate zombie soldiers (“Zebs”), and the dangerous Revenants and Glorious Dead that await you.

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[29 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Essen: The Game Review

Every year in late October, the German city of Essen becomes the game capital of the world. Publishers around the world gather to showcase their innovations to the thousands of gamers who come especially for the occasion.

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[1 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Mound Builders Review

Mound Builders, from the Charles S. Roberts Award-winning design team of Wes Erni and Ben Madison at Victory Point Games, is a solitaire States of SiegeTM game where you represent the two largest pre-Columbian Indian “mound builder” cultures that dominated eastern North America from before the time of Christ.