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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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[29 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Castles of Mad King Ludwig Review

In the tile-laying game Castles of Mad King Ludwig, players are tasked with building an amazing, extravagant castle for King Ludwig II of Bavaria…one room at a time.

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[20 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Caverna Review – Starlit Citadel Reviews Season 3

Caverna: The Cave Farmers is a worker-placement game at heart, with a focus on farming. In the game, you are the bearded leader of a small dwarf family that lives in a little cave in the mountains.

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[7 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Warlock Review

In Warlock, you must use the skills and powers of mythical creatures such as giants, wizards and gnomes to build your empire and thwart your opponents.

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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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[3 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Town Center Kickstarter Preview

In Town Center, players build a city – in particular, the town center. They add cubes on their personal board and try to arrange them as best as possible in order to score the most victory points.

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[31 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Caverna: The Cave Farmers Review

Following along the same lines as its predecessor (Agricola), Caverna: The Cave Farmers is a worker-placement game at heart, with a focus on farming. In the game, you are the bearded leader of a small dwarf family that lives in a little cave in the mountains.

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[18 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Rococo Review

Rokoko is a Eurostyle board game with an interesting take on deck-building. Each turn you play one of your employee cards and let that employee perform a task: hire a new employee, buy resources, manufacture a coat or dress, or invest in the ball’s decorations. But not every employee is up to every task, so you must choose and lead your employees wisely

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[30 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Quarantine (Video Review)

 

Quarantine is a game that has been in development since late 2009. The quarantining mechanic injects some interesting player interaction, and it also serves as the driving force behind a very unique relationship between the function of tiles added to your hospital and their spatial relationship with each other. Players must be concerned with increasing their capabilities, but also must be concerned with the shape of their hospital and the placement and orientation of tiles within it. The game is very open: It allows players to form interesting combinations of …

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[24 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Quarantine (Video Review)

The dual patient/currency system is interesting and elegant. Once cured, patients serve as currency! But pricing tiles correctly is important, as your opponents have the opportunity to buy a tile at the price you set before you do.